Women’s professional volleyball Suwon Hyundai E&C laughed in a ‘6 victory point’ confrontation with second place Incheon Heungkuk Life Insurance and kept the lead only with the strength of local players.
Hyundai Engineering & Construction won the 4th round away game against Heungkuk Life Insurance held at Samsan World Gymnasium in Incheon on the afternoon of the 11th, even without foreign player Yasmin Bedardt, after a full set match, and won 3-2.
Although we didn’t get 3 points, we got valuable 2 points in a situation where we could be chased by 1 point if we lost 0-3 or 1-3. With 53 points (19 wins, 2 losses), he took a step forward in the lead competition with Heungkuk Life Insurance (16 wins, 5 losses, 48 points).
The victory on this day has a great meaning for Hyundai E&C. In the third round match held at home on the 29th of last month, they lost 1-3, recording their first consecutive loss of the season, and the home winning streak that had continued since last season stopped at the 23rd. 메이저사이트
In a situation where Yasmin, the main scorer, was missing due to herniated disc surgery, the triangular formation of Kim Yeon-kyung, Yelena, and Lee Joo-ah defeated Heungkuk Life Insurance, which was raging with only domestic players, instilling great confidence in the players and giving the opposing players a sense of loss.
The driving force behind Hyundai E&C’s victory is volleyball with a strong sense of defense and height. This season, Hyundai E&C, including Libero Kim Yeon-gyeon, improved their defensive abilities significantly, ranking 2nd in Digg (average 21.69 per set) and 3rd in receiving efficiency (38.49%), more stable than Heungkuk Life Insurance (21.25, 37.03%). He showed off his defensive prowess.
In addition, in terms of blocking, top middle blockers such as Yang Hyo-jin and Lee Da-hyun succeeded in an average of 2.64 (2nd place) per set, overwhelming Heungkuk Life Insurance (2.02). Moreover, on this day, 17 blockings were caught, showing a success rate more than twice that of Heungkuk Life Insurance (8).
Kang Seong-hyeong, coach of Hyundai E&C, said, “Domestic players are doing well beyond expectations. Yasmin has entered rehab. I need to keep an eye on the status, but I don’t intend to put too much effort into it. “I’m thinking from the 5th round,” he said.