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Björn Höhne: "I hope we can keep winning"


Puerto Rico's Ricardo Archilla (13) gets the ball past Germany's block.

Josue Rivera, Puerto Rico captain: “We made mistakes and couldn't stop their rallies... (After the loss in the first set) We just kept the faith and kept going. We never give up."

Björn Höhne, German captain: “For the first win it was OK. The level was not that high, so we can play better. Tomorrow we have to play better. I hope we can keep winning."

Carlos Rodriguez, Puerto Rico coach: “We lost because of distraction and the German block. We had problems with our receptions."

Stewart Bernard, Germany coach: “It was not a very good match. We had luck because Puerto Rico gave us many opportunities."


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