"Bulgaria is a very strong team but we battled hard in the entire match. We are getting better and this is a great competition. We just need to keep working hard."
Tsevelina Nikolova, Captain of Bulgaria
"Today we played with more calm than yesterday and that’s part of the reason of our victory. Our game got stronger as the match advanced. I am hoping for a victory against Cuba to make it to the next round."
Paula Weishoff, Head Coach of USA
"We only had one week of preparation and we still need to improve on the little things. The team is getting better under the circumstances and now we are going to play for the 9-12 positions."
Stoyan Gunchev, Head Coach of Bulgaria
"If we want to win tomorrow against Cuba need to play better than today. It is going to be hard but not impossible."
On if he expected to win so easy against USA:
"Yes and no, because we know how to win a play well, but also everyone watched our bad presentation last night against Turkey."