#France: with a straight sets’ victory against Ajaccio, Tours flies to the top of the standings.
The curtain closes on Round 14 of the French championship with the victory of Tours against Ajaccio in straight sets. With this victory, Tours is currently the leader, with the same points of Rennes, defeated at tie break in Nice on friday.
Despite the defeat, Ajaccio fought, after a first set definitely below expectations.
In this match, Tours was able to count on Chinenyeze’s literally perfect match: the middle-blocker scored 13 points (including two winning blocks), and 92% in attack. No mistake, not even from the service line! The top scorer of the match was also a player of Tours, Egleskalns, author of 15 points, including two aces and 52% attack. In Ajaccio, Carle scored 14 points and Pepic 12.