U18W: Turkiye and Bulgaria without dropping a set, Montenegro and Romania celebrated also

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The second day of the U18 Women Balkan Championship in Albania has concluded. In Wednesday’s matches, Turkiye and Bulgaria recorded their second consecutive victories, while Montenegro and Romania secured their first triumphs.

Turkiye dominated their second match in pool B against Serbia with a 3:0 (28:28, 25:17, 25:15). Mina Olgar and Ceylin Cuyan scored the most points for Turkiye – 11, while Milana Stanković (11) did so for Serbia.

In the same group, Montenegro easily defeated Moldova 3:0 (25:14, 25:13, 25:11). Lana Rakocevic with 11 points was the best player for Montenegro, while Saliut won 6 for Moldova.

In pool A, Romania won over North Macedonia 3:0 (25:18, 25:17, 25:17). Gabriel Bianca Cucuc scored the most points for the winning team – 13, while Ivana Mileva was the best in the Macedonian team with 7 points.

In the last match of the day, host Albania was defeated by Bulgaria 3:0 (25:5, 25:11, 25:15), who also recorded their second consecutive 3-0 victory, like the Turkish team. In the Bulgarian team, Ivanova won 14 points, on the other side Metanj, Ramo and Sulejmani won 3 each.

Match schedule for Thursday, 20th June

Montenegro – Turkiye (13h)

Bulgaria – North Macedonia (15.30h)

Serbia – Moldova (18h)

Romania – Albania  (20.30h)

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