U17M: Bulgaria, Serbia and Türkiye were successful on second day of competition

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On the second day of the pool phase of the U17M Balkan competition, Bulgaria and Serbia achieved the first victory, while Türkiye celebrated 2nd time.

Bulgaria overcome Romania after two hours of the game, 3:2 (21:25, 31:33, 25:19, 25:15, 16:14).  In the Bulgarian team, stood out Zhasmin Velichkov with 26 points and Petyo Ivanom with 22 points, while in Romanian team they were Stefan Catalin with 24 and Ioan Verciuc with 18 points.

Serbia celebrated for the first time after they defeated North Macedonia 3:0 (25:16, 25:13, 25:14) in pool A. Andrej Aleksic was the best in the winning team with 13 points, while Vuk Kulpinac and Aleksa Bogosavljevic scored 11 points each. For the Macedonian team, Damjan Minevski won 7 points.

In the same pool, Türkiye beat Albania 3:0 (25:14, 25:9, 25:16). With 14 points Demir Uzunca led the Turkish team to victory. Mateo Begotaraj, BJorni Sejdini and Marsel Hoxha won 4 points each.

The Montenegro team had a rest day in pool B.

Match schedule for Friday, 7th July:

Montenegro – Bulgaria (15.30h)

Turkiye – North Macedonia (18.00h)

Serbia – Albania (20.30h)

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