2006 Men's World Championship / First Round Tulcea, Romania
06-08 May 2005
Romania beat Belgium 3-2 (26-24, 28-26, 24-26, 24-26, 15-11) - duration 2:15
07-May, start time: 18:30, end time: 20:45 - Attendance: 1150
City: Tulcea; Hall : Sports Hall Polivalenta An important victory for Romania
With a new team with young players, Belgium played as their best and they put the Romanians in a difficult spot. The hosts won the first 2 sets at 26-24 and 28-26 after unforced errors of the opponents. Step by step the Belgium team raised and to played better and better causing confusions among the Romanians who were surprised by the force of the opponents. Belgium won the next two sets at same score 26-24. In the deciding set, Romanian players controled the game and by killing blocks closed the match at 15 - 11.