SALSOMAGGIORE (PARMA) – In the archives the second day of the Equilibrium Cup – Trophy of the Regions in the fields of Salsomaggiore, Castell’Arquato, Fontanellato, San Secondo Parmense, Noceto and Medesano from where the first verdicts arrive. In men, the representatives of Lazio, Lombardy, Veneto and Tuscany highlighted the respective which of group A.
In Group A played this morning at the PalaSport in Salsomaggiore, Lazio have achieved two important victories. The first by 2-0 (25-16, 25-20) against the Marches and the second by the score of 2-0 (25-23, 25-20) against Campania.
In group B, on the other hand, played in Castell’Arquato, Lombardia continued its path consisting of four victories in two days of competitions. The Lombard representative won today in both Umbria and Trentino with a double 2-0. The clash between Trentino and Umbria, on the other hand, is much more fought, with the first to win the tie-break (15-8).
Group C was also full of emotions, where very tight and balanced matches went on stage. The hosts of Emilia-Romagna fought not much against in the tough Friuli-Venezia Giulia, domestic only in the tie-break 2-1 (25-27, 25-21, 17-15). A decisive tie-break also in the other match of the day between Emilians and Venetians, who were the latter the winners of the match. In the other match of the day, the representative of Veneto beat Friuli Venezia Giulia 2-0 (25-19, 25-14), thus gaining the leadership of the group.
Finally, in Group D, the Tuscan boys continued their triumphant march. After yesterday’s two victories, the Tuscan players gave an encore regulating first Sicily and then Puglia.
In group B, on the other hand, with the teams that will compete for the classification from 13 to 21 Liguria, Piedmont and Abruzzo finished their groups in first place.
The 21 men’s representative teams have thus taken another important step towards the definition of the pairing of the semifinals that will be determined at the end of all the races scheduled for tomorrow, June 30 from 9 am.
In the afternoon, however, the women’s tournament competitions were held. The second day, then, arose the ranking that decreed the pairings of the last day of the second phase scheduled for tomorrow, June 30. Veneto, Lazio, Piedmont, Emilia Romagna are the four sextets that finished their group with full points and in first place.
In Group A, played at Salsomaggiore’s PalaSport, Veneto made a complete booty, first beating Sardinia 2-0 (25-20, 25-13) and then Abruzzo 2-0 (25-10 , 25-). 8)
In Group B, Lazio closed the second day with two victories in so many games played. In the first match played in the Castell’Arquato building, the Lazio teams beat Trentino with a score of 2-0 (25-20, 25-15). The team led by Simonetta Avalle then won 2-0 (25-10, 25-14) against Sicily.
Alseno’s plant, on the other hand, was the scene of the Piedmontese team’s two victories. After the 2-0 victory (25-12, 25-19) against Puglia, the Piedmontese team defeated the Lombard team with a score of 2-0 (25-18, 25-19).
Closes group A, group D, staged at the Gerini gym. In Salsomaggiore, the local team of Emilia Romagna also proved to be a great team, because Tuscany was defeated 2-0 (25-20, 25-13) under the blows of the girls led by the ‘coach Marcello Galli. ) and Friuli. Venice Giulia won with a score of 2-0 (25-19, 25-13).
In group B, on the other hand, formed by the teams that will compete for the classification from 13 to 21, Campania, Liguria and Calabria finished their groups in first place.
The women’s tournament starts tomorrow at 3.30 pm with the previous matches that will determine the teams that will reach the semifinals scheduled for Friday 1 July.