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Serbia & Montenegro beat Slovakia 3-2 (25-16, 23-25, 25-17, 25-27, 15-10) - duration 1:52
25-Aug, start time: 19:00, end time: 20:52 - Attendance: 485
Serbia dismissed Slovakia to lead the death pool D
In tie break Serbia again led the net action to win 15-10
In the most exciting match in the competition till now Serbia Montenegro defeated Slovakia in a tough tiebreaker 3-2(25-16, 23-25, 25-17, 25-27, 15-10)
Serbian team showed their capabilities in the first set specially their organized defense through the block and back line, to lead from the start 8-5 and 16-11. The spikes of Novica Bjelica and Marko Nemacic led Serbia Montenegro to win the first set 25-16.
The second set was a different picture as Slovakia deployed their usual good defense to come near their opponent all through till they took the lead at the end of the set owing to the perfect spikes of Nemanja Dukic and Peter Janusek to win the set 25-23.
Serbia regained dominance in the third set after different attacking complexes of Vladan Djordjevic and Naracic aided by the setter Vlado Petkovic to win in a big point difference 25-17.
The fourth set went point by point as both teams deployed their solid defense in block against the sharp spikes till Slovakia won the longest and most exciting set 27-25 and elongate the match to the tiebreak.