Volleyball play-offs: UTB plot 6th straight win over Gisagara

UTB are looking to stretch their dominance on the local volleyball scene. Courtesy.

Friday (Petit Stade)

REG     Vs    IPRC Ngoma   (5:30)

UTB     Vs    Gisagara          (7:30)

UNIVERSITY OF TOURISM, TECHNOLOGY AND BUSINESS STUDIES volleyball club will be looking for a sixth straight win against Gisagara when the two sides clash in the first leg of play-offs at Petit Stade in Remera on Friday.

After beating Gisagara in the final of the Kayumba memorial volleyball tournament on Sunday at Group Scolaire de Butare, Fidele Nyirimana will be looking to beat Gisagara again on Friday.

UTB also had the double over Gisagara in the league (home and away) as well as in the Heroes Cup final and twice in Kayumba memorial tourney on Saturday.

UTB coach Fidele Nyirimana said he still had a lot of work to do this week. “I can only say I am happy and proud of everyone on the team because they are doing a great job. However, there is no room for complacency, the competition is not over yet,” said Nyirimana, who guided Gisagara to the league title last year.

Elsewhere, on Friday, REG face IPRC-Ngoma, while UTB will play against Gisagara at Petit Stade.