Heungkuk Life Insurance missed the chance to win first place.
Heungkuk Life Insurance had a set score of 1-3 (12-25, 19-25, 26-24, 20 -25) and lost.
It was an opportunity for Heungkuk Life Insurance to take the lead. The previous day, Hyundai E&C lost to Pepper Savings Bank 2-3. Hyundai E&C only earned 1 point and scored 61 points (21 wins, 6 losses). If Heungkuk Life Insurance earned 2 or more points, it could rise to first place. Heungkuk Life’s acting manager Kim 메이저놀이터Dae-kyung also said, “The opportunity has come. I will not be vigilant,” he expressed his will.
The enthusiasm of the home fans was also great. On that day, all 5,800 seats at Incheon Samsan Gymnasium were sold out. With the third sale of the season, home fans also eagerly aspired for Heungkuk Life Insurance to take first place.
However, IBK did not give Heungkuk Life Insurance 3 points. Industrial Bank of Korea took a 15-4 advantage in blocking. Santana scored the most points on the team with 22 points and recorded an attack success rate of 41%. Pyo Seung-joo, Kim Hee-jin, and Kim Su-ji added strength with 19, 11, and 10 points, respectively.
From the first set, Industrial Bank of Korea took the lead. The defense revived and set the mood, and Kim Hee-jin’s open attack led the team to 8-5. Choi Jeong-min and Santana’s consecutive blocks made the score 10-5. Santana’s serve ace brought the score to 14-7. Heungkuk Life Insurance was dragged out with Yelena 3 points and Kim Yeon-kyung 1 point. IBK overwhelmed with 7 blocks in the first set alone and won the set 25-12.
Industrial Bank of Korea took the lead in the second set as well. Suji Kim and Santana scored to take an 8-6 lead. Heungkuk Life Insurance pursued 12-13 with Kim Mi-yeon’s serve score, but Pyo Seung-joo scored again and the score was 12-15. IBK overwhelmed the atmosphere with 7 consecutive goals and won the 2nd set.
Heungkuk Life Insurance launched a counterattack. At the beginning of the third set, Kim Yeon-kyung and Yelena set the mood, but IBK narrowed the score with Lee Sol-ah’s serve (7-6). Heungkuk Life Insurance made 12-7 with Yelena and IBK’s crime. IBK continued the 17-19 chase with the opening of the Pyo Seung-ju. At the end of the deuce battle, Heungkuk Life Insurance won the third set 26-24 due to Pyo Seung-ju’s offense.
Industrial Bank of Korea took a 7-3 lead in the early part of the 4th set thanks to the Pyo Seung-ju attack. Santana’s goal and Lee Won-jeong’s overnet widened the score (12-6). Yelena’s attack room came out and IBK overwhelmed 16-9. In the end, IBK won the 4th set as well, winning the set score 3-1.