Jedinstvo STARA PAZOVA and Vojvodina NOVI SAD triumph in Serbian Cup Finals

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Jedinstvo STARA PAZOVA have crowned themselves winners of the 58th edition of the women’s Serbian National Cup, thereby claiming their second title in history and the first one since their maiden victory in 2017. On the other hand, Vojvodina NOVI SAD won a record 16th title in the men’s competition, which celebrated this season its 59th edition. The final matches were watched by some 2,500 spectators in the city of Obrenovac.

In the women’s final match, Jedinstvo STARA PAZOVA, which earlier this season made their historic debut in the pool stage of the elite women’s Champions League, defeated the hosts of the tournament, Tent OBRENOVAC, by 3-2 (25-14, 28-30, 14-25, 25-16, 16-14) at the end of an incredibly hard-fought match that lasted for 132 minutes.

In the men’s final, Vojvodina defeated Mladi Radnik POŽAREVAC by 3-1 (25-22, 22-25, 25-22, 25-21) after 121 minutes of play.

Una Vajagić, receiver of Jedinstvo, was named the MVP of the finals in the women’s competition, whereas the same award went to Žarko Ubiparip, receiver of Vojvodina, in the men’s final.

The winners’ trophies were presented to Milica Medved, team captain of Jedinstvo, and Žarko Kisić, team captain of Vojvodina, by Djula Mešter, President of the Volleyball Federation of Serbia and Olympic champion from Sydney 2000, and Ivan Knežević, Secretary General.

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