Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, March 28, 2015 – Rexona-Ades
earned a semifinals berth with Camponesa/Minas, SESI-SP and Molico/Nestle in
the Brazilian Superliga 2014/2015 season.
Rexona-Ades will face Camponesa/Minas to
start the best-of-three semifinal series on April 3 in Belo Horizonte, while
SESI-SP will play Molico/Nestle on April 4 in Sao Paulo.
The second match for these teams will be April
9 and 10, respectively. Then the third match will be played on April 14 and 17,
Two-time Olympic gold medallist Jaqueline
Carvalho of Camponesa/Minas takes their opponent seriously.
“We will face Rexona-Ades, a crowd favourite
and multi-titled team,” Jaqueline said. “We have to keep our focus and keep
doing our job.”
Meanwhile, Molico/Nestle coach Luizomar de
Moura thinks that his players need to grow at some point to face SESI-SP.
“Since it was confirmed that SESI-SP will
be our opponent, the focus is all in the preparation,” Luizomar said. “This
will be a week-long analysis of statistics of our opponent’s matches in order
to create our game plan when we face each other.”
“The planning is aimed to correct some
flaws that we did in the quarterfinals,” Luizomar added. “The team knows that
we need to grow in some ways to fight for a spot in the finals.”