Ciudad de Buenos Aires beaten
Club Ciudad de Buenos Aires were beaten for the first time this season, losing 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-18) to River Plate.
Ciudad de Buenos Aires had won nine sets out of nine going into the match but they were shocked by a fantastic performance from River Plate.
The hosts, despite the loss, remain top of the group. River Plate won their second game of the season and are in second-place, level on points with San Lorenzo.
¡GANÓ RIVER! 🏐❤🏐 pic.twitter.com/mPf5jgywRf
— River Plate Voley (@RiverVoley) July 24, 2021
More misery for UBA
San Lorenzo beat bottom-of-the-table Universidad de Buenos Aires (UBA) in four sets (25-21 25-20- 27-29- 25-18) to condemn their opponents to another defeat in Group A.
UBA showed some fight as they won the third set; only the second set they’ve won in the entire competition. However, they remain bottom, without a point and a win.
Group A matches
San Lorenzo 3 -1 UBA
River Plate Club 3- 0 Ciudad de Buenos Aires
Club Ciudad de Buenos Aires 9
Club Atlético River Plate 6
San Lorenzo de Almagro 6
Club Atlético Velez Sarsfield 3
Universidad de Buenos Aires 0
Next matches (31/07/21)
UBA vs River Plater
Velez Sarsfield vs San Lorenzo
Top two out on their own
In Group B, the top two sides – Club Lomas de Zamora and Ferrocarril Oeste – maintained their unbeaten records with their fourth wins of the season.
Ferrocarril Oeste defeated Boca Juniors (25-20, 25-21, 25-16) to register 12 perfect sets in their four matches.
Boca Juniors stay third and cannot qualify for the play-offs.
🏐✊🏼 ¡OTRA VICTORIA DEL VÓLEY!
Oeste derrotó 3-0 a Boca y sigue a paso firme en la División de Honor de @metrovoley.
✅ 4 jugados, 4 ganados
⚔️ Ningún set perdido#VivíFerro 💚 pic.twitter.com/x4P5LgguE6
— Ferro Carril Oeste (@FerroOficial) July 25, 2021
Lomas de Zamora won 3-0 against Nautico Hacoaj (25-20, 26-24, 25-20) to make it four wins out of four in Group B.
They were on the verge of losing the third set but showed their class to win it and eventually win in straight sets.
Lomas de Zamora and Ferrocarril Oeste face each other in the final weekend of the regular season before the play-offs begin, where both sides will be involved.
🏐 Entre los varones, Ferro y Lomas de Zamora siguen invictos y lideran juntos la Zona A del Campeonato Oficial, mientras que Ciudad sigue puntero en la Zona B pese a perder en sets corridos con River ➡ https://t.co/0ukLcA7zcO pic.twitter.com/VkVdZomvN7
— FMV (@metrovoley) July 25, 2021
Group B matches
Club Nautico Hacoaj 0 – 3 Municipio de Lomas de Zamora
Ferro Carril Oeste 3 – 0 Club Atlético Boca Juniors
Defensores de BanfieldClub 0 – 3 Club Ciudad de Campana
Next Matches 31-07-2021
Lomas de Zamora vs Ferrocarril Oeste
Boca Juniors vs Banfield
Ciudad Campana vs Club Nautico