Dentil/Praia Clube's Victory Over Itambé/Minas Takes Them Atop The Championship
Dentil/Praia Clube's 3-2 (25-21, 16-25, 22-25, 25-19, 15-9) win over last season's and current champions of the Brazilian women's volleyball championship, Itambé/Minas took them at the top of the table, on par with Sesc RJ, both teams sharing 27 points.
Dentil/Praia Clube's Nicole Fawcett came off as the top scorer during the encounter after hitting and securing about 20 points for the winning team which along with the collective efforts of the team members, proved decisive in their win over their fierce rival.
It was indeed a very tough encounter between two great performing teams but only one winner is assured in clashes like this. Both teams did great on the attack and defense but the home team got luckier securing the win.