Sunday in the Antwerp Sportpaleis the finals in the belgian Cup volleyball on the program. To 14h take Roeselare and Maaseik against each other in the men, a re-make of the final showdown of last year. The poster in the women’s Asterix Avo Beveren-Oudegem. That race is going to 18h from start.
Won last year Roeselare the cup for a tenth time, the second time in a row and the third time in five years, by the town of Maaseik in the final with 3-0 defeat. The champion is already ten times the roll of honour of the Cup of Belgium (1989, 1990, 1994, 2000, 2005, 2006, 2011, 2013, 2016 and 2017).
Maaseik, that the regular phase of the league cup ended, with fourteen cups in the trophy case still record, but the last bekerzege dating already of 2012 under Vital Heynen. This got the People the trophy in 1986, 1991, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.
Of the nine confrontations Maaseik-Roeselare in the cup final, won the West-Flemish there are six. But in the three mutual clashes earlier this season showed Maaseik is always the strongest.
In the women’s Asterix Avo Beveren the big favorite. The cup holder and champion is already for the eighteenth year in a row in the cup final. Asterix goes to a fifteenth bekerzege, a fifth in a row. The club who last season emerged from the merger of Asterix Kieldrecht and AVO) picked up the victory in 1996, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017. For the chain of victories of Asterix was the Oudegem in 2013, his first trophy won.