There was relief on everyone’s face as we left Nîmes on Sunday evening. Aix had dealt a big blow by winning Parnasse (31-32) in the top match. The victory was achieved without any interruptions after an intense and tense 60 minutes, in which Matthieu Ong’s partners came out victorious in the final seconds thanks to Wesley Pardin’s last save (14 saves). PAUC’s success is undoubtedly the first big blow for Philippe Gardent’s men. in Starligue this season. Because Usam had not lost at home for nine matches and Aix were coming off two consecutive defeats. So, when it comes to hosting Limoges at the Arena this Friday evening, PAUC should definitely benefit from two points. “Of course yes, but Limoges is a very good team and they almost won Nantes.