Road to the World Championship. Ljubljana Volleyball Challenge and the others friendly matches.
What happened in Ljubljana Volleyball Challenge?
Second success of the USA (3-1 to Canada) in Ljubljana
Another victory of the United States in the Ljubljana tournament. The team of John Speraw played with the second lines from the beginning and reassembling a disadvantage of 16-8 in the 4th set, and won against Canada 3-1 (25,20 25,21 12,25 25,23). Top scorers of the match were Patch with 19 points, Langlois 13, B. Sander 12, McDonnell 5 and Maar author of 16 points. The Americans will close the tournament tomorrow against the hosts of Slovenia.
Slovenia won against Iran and will therefore play tomorrow for the first place.
Ljubljana Volleyball Challenge
Results September, 7th
US-Canada 3-1 (25,20 25,22 12,25 25,23)
Slovenia-Iran 3-2 (25,27 31,29 25,22 23,25 18,16)
6.00 pm Slovenia-USA
9.15 pm Iran-Canada
The other friendly matches of today……
In Sousse, Tunisia continues the stage with the Dominican Republic and again beats the Caribbean team for 3-1.
Tunisia – Dominican Republic 3-1 (25,23 25,19 18,25 25,20) Additional set: 15,13
In Germany the national team of Giani (which last year missed the qualification for the world championship) closes its season with 2 matches against Brazil: the first, played today, won by Brazil 3:0 but all sets with the slightest difference, the second will be played on Sunday in Dresden.
Germany – Brazil 0-3 (23,25 24,26 25,27) Additional set: 23,25
Sunday 9 is replayed at 4 pm in Dresden.