Dominican Head coach Wagner Pacheco
"We prepared for this match, I asked my players to play calm, but we knew that Kenya is fighting team and can achieve surprises. It is not easy to face the fighter team, but I’m happy with result and I want to continue hard work for the coming matches"
Dominican captain Niverka Marte
"We arrived here work hard each match. At any moment we had in mind to play hard and without despising our opponent. We are going to do the same each match to reach our goals of winning all tha matches"
Kenya head coach Paul Bitok
"We could not tolerate the fast attack of Dominican Republic. Their attacks were dominant in the entire match, exclusively the strong hits of number 13 (Calcaño). Our goal in the World Championship is to set out the volleyball of our country and to gain experience"
Kenya captain Evelyne Makuto
"We had problems in many games area, but we know that we faced a great team we will continue doing our best each match. We are very happy to be here in a big prestigious competition like this world championship",