FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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"We suffer a lot in defence against such a good team," Says Poland captain


Puerto Rico blockers worked very well against Poalnd attacks

Kosatka Grzegorz, Poland Coach

“We are among excellent volleyball teams in the world. We didn’t perform well today, but we are happy with the result. Also all teams in this competition are strong as they had been qualified to play in this round, so we shouldn’t underestimate our opponents and we must practice hard in order to snatch the victory.”

Paulina Baldyga, Poland captain

“Although We had a problem with our defense , but we finally won the match. That made us happy.  We are now looking forwards to our next game against USA.”

Juan C. Rodriguez, Puerto Rico coach

“It was a hard-fought game. We had many chances to claim the sets but we couldn’t. We fought our best until the end of the match. Now we will keep focus on the other games and hopefully, we will perform better. ”

Wilmarie Rivera, Puerto Rico captain

“It was a hotly-contested match we played against Poland. Unfortunately, we were beaten. We are going to keep playing hard and keep working to be in a better position. And my dream is to play in an Olympic game once in a life.”

 

 

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