More then 8000 spectators in Bologna saw great final duel between Cuneo and Trento. After bad start Cuneo dominated Trento 3:1 and won its first title!
Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo – Itas Diatec Trentino 3:1 (14:25, 25:20, 25:22, 25:20)
Start of first set could not be better for Trento. Serve of R. Stoychev´s team made a difference. All the services of Champions League champions had one target … captain of Cuneo W. Wijsmans was under big pressure, he has been substituted for a while. From the second set Cuneo calmed down and started to play their game. L. Mastrangelo was unstoppable in attack and also his blocks brought big troubles to Trento. Grbic always found the right spiker, Nikolov made important points, S. Parodi was brave in attack. Trento could not find the right rhythm on the serve. Even the best attacks of M. Kazyiski were defended by unbelievable H. Henno.
Last point of the game scored V. Nikolov and the celebration of Cuneo begin. Cuneo reached final of Serie A1 after 12 years. It´s the first title for Cuneo in the history of club.