Heungkuk Life Insurance, a women’s professional volleyball player, suffered a blow right in front of the first place. They lost to IBK Industrial Bank, which won all four matches this season.
Heungkuk Life Insurance had a set score of 1-3 (12-25, 19-25, 26-24, 20-25) in the 5th round away game against Industrial Bank of Korea in the 2022-23 Dodram V League Women’s Division held at Incheon Samsan World Gymnasium on the 11th. lost ‘Double Gun’ Yelena and Kim Yeon-kyung scored 22 points and 18 points, respectively, but showed a lethargic attack overall. Four players were unable to beat IBK, which scored double digits and operated various attack routes.
Heungkuk Life Insurance recorded 60 points (20 wins, 6 losses) until the day before, and was in second place, one point behind first place Hyundai E&C (61). Thanks to Hyundai E&C losing 2-3 in the match against Pepper Savings Bank on the 10th, it was able to rise to the top spot alone even if it won. However, the performance, which was good enough먹튀검증 to win 6 (2 losses) in the last 8 games, has cooled rapidly.
Heungkuk Life Insurance’s acting manager Kim Dae-kyung said, “The players were slow in their movements in the beginning, so I tried to change them to the original rhythm, but that didn’t work. Opponent (outside heater) Pyo Seung-joo seems to have held up well to our team’s serve. There was no goal that could bring the atmosphere to us, such as a ball that ran and flowed,” he said. He also mentioned the fact that the breathing did not match properly, saying, “There are many scenes where the players look at each other’s faces (while delaying handling the ball).
Even taking this into account, it was an overall lethargic game. Regarding this, Acting Kim said, “Even though it’s been a few days, I haven’t had a long break since the previous match (Hyundai E&C on the 7th), and I think it’s because the pressure on this day (with the recapture of first place) increased.”
IBK coach Kim Ho-cheol said, “The volleyball tailored to Heungkuk Life Insurance fit well. The left was not fixed and kept moving, and the blocking was also (raised) according to the opponent. I want to praise all the players.”