Serbian volleyball players were forced to spend the night in the Istanbul airport.
The match of 1/8 final of CEV Cup between the Ukrainian volleyball club Khimik from South and Serbian Vizura was not held because of absence of the opponent.
As reported in Vizura, because of deteriorated weather in the Ukraine, they have not managed to get to Odessa and were forced to spend the night in the Istanbul airport.
“Due to bad weather conditions, the players spent the night in Istanbul, as the morning flights to Odessa was unexpected circumstances. The plane was unable to land on the runway because of bad weather.
All this cost a lot of nerves and fatigue, so the club decided not to risk another try to fly to Odessa, because none of the airlines could not assure that it will to land at the second attempt”, – reported in the Vizura
The official website of the Chemist reported that the match of the CEV Cup will not take place because of absence of the opponent. And the Ukrainian club is awaiting the decision of the European Commission.