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Russia beat Germany 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-22) - duration 1:13
25-Aug, start time: 17:15, end time: 18:28 - Attendance: 450
Russia leaded pool B by a straight set victory over Germany
Russia the better in blocks and led the match from the first set by the activity of both Andrei Achtchev and Alexander Abrossimov to win easily 25-19.
In the second set Germany started more active through the Block of Robert Kromm and Jochen Schops to maintain a narrow point deficit, but rapidly the Russians regain their Rhythm to win the second set 25-16.
In the third set it was the best set for Germany as they deployed better defense by Robert and Schops to keep the set to the final part as Russia won 25-22.