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Favorites record expected wins, Posillipo triumphant in Naples derby

Angelos Vlachopoulos, Posillipo
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In yet Ligurian derby of the championship, Recco, continuing his winning streak, won in Bogliasco 15-8, but after the first half the score was 5-5. Note that once again between the posts of Recco played Goran Volarevic instead of Stefano Tempesti.

Brescia saves its second place by beating home Acquachiara (14-9); also in this game the first half of the race had ended in a draw (6-6), then Brescia claimed his greatest quality. Brescia goalkeeper in this match was the young Stefano Morretti.

Still third the SM Verona, winner in Rome (20-9) away to Roma Vis Nova. In the Foro Italico pool the game was immediately channeled on favorite tracks from Verona, who won 9-5 after the first half, and then spread his gap to the final score. Mirarchi, former player of Vis Nova, was the top scorer with 6 goals

In the Neapolitan derby victory of Posillipo (6-5) against Canottieri, which at 5-4 missed a penalty shot, and above all has not exploited at all the 4 ‘ with man up caused by the expulsion of Renzuto Iodice for brutality foul. Vlachopoulos scored last goal of the game 8 seconds before the end.

The Savona, in sixth place, last useful to play the Final Six drew at home against Torino, in a game characterized by overtaking continuous between the two teams, with Torino able to find the equalizer goal with the former center- forward Partizan, Peter Filipovic.

In play out area, Ortigia lose at home against Lazio in a hard-fought (9-10) game; the final score affects the missed penalty by lefty dell’Ortigia, Danilovic, 1’50 “before the end. For the white-green were not enough the 5 Massimo Giacoppo goals to avoid defeat.

In the last game of the day, Quinto reaches the first win of the season against Trieste (7-6) in a game in which the Genoese were always ahead in the score, so as to allow only Trieste to approach and nothing more.

Next round Saturday 25th February.

Italian championship, Round 15

Ortigia – Lazio 9:10 (3:4, 2:3, 3:2, 1:1)
Roma Vis Nova – BPM Sport Management 9:20 (3:6, 2:3, 3:4, 1:7)
Brescia – Caprisa Acquachiara 14:9 (3:4, 3:2, 5.3, 3:0)
Bogliasco Bene – Pro Recco 8:15 (1:4, 4:1, 2:4, 1:6)
Canottieri Napoli – Posillipo 5:6 (1:1, 2:2, 2:0, 0:3)
Savona – Torino ’81 16:16 (5:4, 3:4, 5:4, 3:4)
Quinto B&B – Trieste 7:6 (2:0, 2:2, 2:3, 1:1)

Standings

1. Pro Recco 16 – 48
2. Brescia 16 – 43
3. Bpm Sport Management 16 – 40
4. Canottieri Napoli 16 – 32
5. Posillipo 15 – 28
6. Savona 16 – 26
7. Trieste 16 – 20
8. Roma Vis Nova 16 – 17
9. Carpisa Yamamay Acquachiara 15 – 15
10. Ortigia 16 – 13
11. Bogliasco Bene 15 – 12
12. Reale Mutua Torino 81 16 – 11
13. Lazio 16 – 7
14. Quinto 15 – 6

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