Hyundai Capital, who placed second in men’s volleyball, won all 5 matches against Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance in a ‘classic match’, rekindling the competition for the lead with Korean Air at the last minute.
Hyundai Capital defeated the lowest Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance with a set score of 3-1 (20-25 25-23 21-25 19-25) in the Dodram 2022-2023 V-League men’s match held at Chungmu Gymnasium in Daejeon on the 15th.
Hyundai Capital (55 points, 18 wins, 10 losses), who took 3 points, closely followed the lead Korean Air (59 points, 20 wins, 8 losses).
On the other hand, Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (27 points, 9 wins, 19 losses), which recently won 4 consecutive wins by defeating strong teams in a row, lost momentum.
As of the 15th, the middle rankings of men’s volleyball are 1st place Korean Air and 2nd place Hyundai Capital, who have virtually confirmed their advance to the playoffs, 3rd place Woori Card (41 points, 14 wins, 14 losses), 4th place KEPCO (41 points, 13 wins) 15 losses) and 5th place OK Financial Group (39 points, 13 wins, 15 losses) are competing for tickets for ‘Spring Volleyball’ with up to two left. 안전놀이터
KB Insurance (32 points, 11 wins, 17 losses) in 6th place has had a tough time advancing into the semi-PO, and Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance (27 points, 9 wins, 19 losses) in 7th place is in an urgent need to get out of last place.
In the semi-playoff, which is the V-League’Spring Volleyball’ cutoff, if the difference in points between 3rd and 4th place in the regular league is 3 points or less, a single game will be held at the home stadium of the 3rd place team to determine the playoff team.
If the semi-playoffs are canceled, the playoffs (2 wins from 3 matches) between the 2nd and 3rd places in the regular league will be held on March 23-28. The championship match will be held from March 29th to April 7th in a best-of-five format.
On this day, Hyundai Capital played an active part in the triangular formation of Oreoll (23 points) and Heo Soo-bong and Jeon Kwang-in (19 points each).
At Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance, Kim Jeong-ho and Ikbairi jointly scored 40 points, but could not prevent the team from losing.