Hyundai E&C-GS Caltex, IBK-Ginseng Corporation…Cup tournament semifinal match confirmed
IBK Industrial Bank advances
to the semifinals despite losing to Thai Supreme
IBK Industrial Bank
IBK Industrial Bank lost to Supreme Chonburi,
an invitational team in the Thai League,
but took first place in the group with a set goal and loss
advanced to the semifinals of the 2023 Gumi-Dodram Cup
Professional Volleyball Tournament
(hereinafter referred to as the cup competition).
IBK Industrial Bank lost to Supreme
with a set score of 2-3 (23-25 27-25 14-25 25-18 8-15)
in the 3rd game of the Group B group stage of the cup tournament
held at the Park Chung-hee Gymnasium in Gumi, Gyeongbuk on the 3rd.
IBK Industrial Bank tied 2 wins and 1 loss with GS Caltex in second place,
but took first place in the group in terms of set goal loss.
With this, the semi-final draw of the cup competition has been confirmed. 바카라사이트
Group A 1st place Hyundai E&C and Group B 2nd place GS Caltex
will play the semi-finals at 3:30 pm on the 4th,
Group A 2nd place KGC Ginseng Corporation and Group B 1st place
IBK Industrial Bank will play the semi-finals at 7 pm on the same day.
IBK Industrial Bank of Korea and Supreme
played the match in a conflicting atmosphere.
IBK Industrial Bank is confirmed to be in first place if it wins only one set,
but Supreme was unable to win even one set in this competition.
The players of IBK Industrial Bank clearly showed signs of being careless,
Supreme played the game with their teeth clenched.
The team atmosphere was expressed through performance.
IBK Industrial Bank exposed the problem of concentration
at the end of the first set and destroyed itself with frequent mistakes.
In 20-17, Kim Ha-kyung and Yuk Seo-yeong in 21-18
served as a sub and allowed the pursuit.
In 22-22, the sign did not match, so the opponent could not receive the serve,
so he gave up the reverse, and in 23-24,
Choi Jeong-min made a mistake in defense.
The second set was also down 14-18,
a sluggish trend continued.
However, IBK Industrial Bank succeeded in chasing
as they succeeded in scoring three consecutive point
with Yuk Seo-young’s open attack and opponent’s offense,
Pyo Seung-ju and Choi Jeong-min led the attack and reversed it to 24-23.
Afterwards, a deuce battle unfolded, and at 25-25,
Yuk Seo-young’s strong spike and Kim Ha-kyung’s serve scored the second set.
IBK Industrial Bank, which confirmed the first place,
did not lose any more strength in preparation for the semi-finals.
From the 3rd set, we played a loose game without the main players.
IBK Industrial Bank, who lost the third set 14-25
took the fourth set 25-18, and gave the last 5 set 8-15.
On this day, IBK Industrial Bank’s team attack success rate was low at 38.33%.
The number of team rooms also reached 36.
Yuk Seo-yeong scored the most points on the team with 19 points.
Prior to this, GS Caltex, the ‘defending champion’,
defeated Heungkuk Life Insurance with a set score of 3-0 (25-19 25-19 25-17),
with national team members Kang So-hui and Mun Ji-yoon at the forefront,
reached the semifinals with 2 wins and 1 loss and 2nd place in the group.
Heungkuk Life Insurance, which stayed with 1 win and 2 losses, was eliminated.
GS Caltex, the winner of last year’s cup competition,
destroyed Heungkuk Life Insurance by mobilizing all its key players.
GS Caltex started to widen the score early in the first set
played a one-sided game, running away to 16-8.
Kang So-hui scored 8 points with a 70% attack success rate in the first set.
Yoo Seo-yeon added 5 points and Moon Ji-yoon added 3 points.
While GS Caltex recorded a success rate of 60.71% in the first set of team attacks,
Heungkuk Life Insurance only had 37.5%.
GS Caltex easily brought the second set.
In 20-16, Kang So-hui put a powerful spike into the opponent’s court,
in 21-17, Heungkuk Life Insurance Park Hyeon-joo made a series of offensive mistakes.
Moon Ji-yoon led the attack by scoring 7 points with 2 blocks in the 2nd set.
GS Caltex continued the flow in the third set.
It was Kang So-hui who broke the tense atmosphere at the beginning of the set.
He scored consecutively at 11-10 and set the stage for a run.
In 13-11, Kwon Min-ji and Kang So-hui’s consecutive attacks widened the score gap.
Afterwards, GS Caltex finished the game by easily overpowering Heungkuk Life Insurance,
who had lost its will to fight.
Kang So-hui scored the most points for both teams with 20 points,
Yoo Seo-yeon scored 11 points, and Moon Ji-yoon scored 10 points.
In Heungkuk Life Insurance, Jung Yun-ju struggled with 19 points,
but it did not affect the game.
Heungkuk Life’s Kim Yeon-kyung and Kim Su-ji took a break while guarding the bench that day.