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2001 Women's'World Grand Champions Cup - Press Info

Match Reports

Russia beat Japan 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-13) - duration 1:12
17-Nov, start time: 13:30, end time: 14:42 - Attendance: 6,500
Japan Loses Second Straight Match
Host nation Japan disappointed thousands of local fans as it received its second defeat in straight in a Day 4 match against Russia, losing 25-17, 25-23, 25-13.

Brazil beat U.S.A. 3-2 (25-17, 21-25, 20-25, 25-22, 20-18) - duration 2:05
17-Nov, start time: 15:30, end time: 17:35 - Attendance: 5,500
Silva Struck Winners for Brazil
Raquel Silva struck to win the final two points to help Brazil outlast the United States after five sets, 25-17, 21-25, 20-25, 25-22, 20-18, in a nip and tuck match-up.


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> Match descriptive
> Match Statistics (P-2) - PDF
China beat Korea 3-0 (25-13, 25-15, 25-12) - duration 1:02
17-Nov, start time: 18:30, end time: 19:32 - Attendance: 4,500
China Claims Trophy with 4-0 Winning Streak
The high-flying Chinese won their four matches in row and the World Grand Champions Cup 2001 for the first time after Saturday's 3-0 (25-13, 25-15, 25-12) win over Korea.

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Match Statistics (P-2) - PDF