Trento captures a soldout PalaPanini with 5,000 paying fans thanks to a huge performance. Azimut Leo Shoes Modena starts the match with Keemink as director, Zaytsev as opposite, Bednorz and Urnaut as side-players, Holt and Mazzone at the center, the libero is Salvatore Rossini. Trento responds with Giannelli as director, Vettori as opposite, Candellaro and Codarin at the center, Kovacevic and Russell as side-players, Grebennikov as libero. The match is very tight right from the start with Trento imposing their game and reaching 18-22. The team of the former Modena Volley player Lorenzetti however is not going to stop, 19-24. Itas closes the set at 19-25. Trento starts the following set very strong, 6-10 with Kovacevic who continues to play very badly. Itas is still ahead, 10-14 with Giannelli and companions supported by the many fans arrived from Trento. Itas closes the set at 17-25, it's 0-2. In the third set the game is tight, point after point until 11-11. For the third consecutive set, Velasco replaces Keemink-Zaytsev with Christenson-Pinali, the American is back after more than a month stop due to left knee surgery. Trento gets to 19-21 and closes the set at 22-25 and the match at 0-3.