-- Olympiacos Take First Derby of the Season --
GREEK A1 VOLLEYLEAGUE - MATCHDAY 4
|Olympiacos||3 - 1||PAOK|
|(19 - 25)
(32 - 30)
(25 - 20)
(25 - 19)
Olympiacos defeated the Greek Champions, PAOK, 3-1 in the first derby of this year’s VolleyLeague. PAOK took the early lead in the first set and Olympiacos responded to win the next three sets and claim top in the standings.
PAOK entered today’s match like the defending champions winning the first set 19-25. The second set was a thriller as it took 62 points to separate the sides, with Olympiacos prevailing 32-30 to pull level 1-1. The tough defeat in the second set affected PAOK and Olympiacos marched on to win the next two sets, 25-20 and 25-19, claiming a big victory in today’s derby at the Indoor Hall in Renti.
The win puts Olympiacos atop the Greek A1 Volleyleague standings while PAOK suffered their first defeat of the season.