Tatran Presov have managed to make a significant step towards SEHA - Gazprom League Quarter-final securing +12 win over Vojvodina in the first Eighth-final leg. In the end 40:28 in favor of Slavko Goluza and his guys ahead of the second leg which will be played tomorrow (Wednesday) on the same court.
Home team entered the match in the best possible way against rejuvented Vojvodina team which arrived to Slovakia without ninr first-team players. Despite of that they've delivered a solid restistance in the first half not allowing favored hosts to seal the deal early. After 20 minutes result was still levelled. Experienced hosts however didn't lose focus led by back-court trio Rabek - Pacheco - Hernandez who combined for 26 today. After the first 30 minutes the result was 21:16.
Guests managed to open the second half well narrowing the gap to two goals with over 20 minutes left to play. Unfortunately for their fans, Tatran's 5:0 series ten minutes before the final buzzer sealed the deal helping them widen the gap to double-digits five minutes before the end.
Oliver Rabek led hosts offensively with 10 goals while young Luka Rogan finished the match with eight from just as much attempts for Vojvodina.