PARTIZAN – FILIPPOS VEROIA 21-13
Partizan reached the semi-final stage of VRILITTOS for yet another year, after a well-deserved win against Filippos. The Serbs will now face Croatia Zagreb for a place in the final. Boosted by the crowd’s support Filippos stayed alive until minute 15, but Partizan was never in trouble and guided by talisman Cvijetic who scored seven times, triumphed in the end.
Zivan Vukovic (Partizan Coach): “We knew from the start that Filippos is a team consisting of many talented players. Playing two games earlier today made things tricky for us, but we managed to beat them.”
Sarafis Kiros (Filippos Coach): “Partizan was the better team today. We made too many errors, but that’s natural when your opponent is stronger than you.
4-2, 6-3, 8-5,12-5 (Half-time) 14-9, 18-10, 20-11, 21-13
Partizan (Zivan Vukovic): Aleksic, Ristic 4, Vujicic 1, Majstorovic, Latinovic, Bacanovic 5, Marin, Jesic, Stojanovic, Guduric 3, Petrovic, Cvijetic 7, Isakovic, Denic 1, Simic, Dordevic, Kosavac
Filippos (Sarafis Kiros): Choudaberdoglou, Eleftheriadis, Zambelakis, Vasiliadis 2, Sarafis 4, Likostratis 1, Petromelidis J.Karanatsios 1,Tsamitros,Karavogianis, Tzortzinis 1, Papagiannis4, Katranas, Bogiatzis, Stankidis, Pelekis, Katranas.
Suspensions: 1 – 2 Team penalties: 0/1 – 1/2