Panathinaikos and Iraklis claimed easy 3:0 victory. In the next round games there is a big battle on Thursday between leader from Panathinaikos and second team of ranking Iraklis in Athens.
This week Panathinaikos having great performance in Friday’s game in Alexandroupoli won the local team of Ethnikos 3-0 (19-25, 20-25, 19-25) and now is leading alone the championship having 20 points. In the second position is the team of Iraklis Thessaloniki’s who did not found any difficulties to beat 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-22) Panellinios team. In this game many young Greek players from the team of Thessaloniki such as Efremidis D, Efremidis N, Tsioumakas and Haralambidis were used from Freddy Brooks.
On Saturday Olympiakos won 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-12) over the tired from European games team of Aris with Despaigne scoring 17 and Tzouric 19 points.
Although Lamia had to play without Rolic the team was in a great day in the game against PAOK and finally won 3-0 (28-26, 26-24, 26-24) with Kommel scoring 23 points. PAOK forced to lose for a second game in a row and now is in the third position having 17 points.
EAPatron continue approaching the first places in standings by winning 3-1 (24-26, 26-24, 16-25, 15-25) in Thessaloniki the local team of Kalamaria’s with Pedro Dornellas scoring 25 points. The Brazilian star is the first scorer in the Greek Championship with 164 points after 8 rounds.
On Sunday game Kifisia beat 3-0 (25-19, 25-13, 25-23) over Epikouros with Nanga scoring 20 points.