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Women's World Championship 2002 - Press Info

POOL E / Second Round / 6 September 2002

Cuba beat Greece 3-1 (19-25, 25-21, 25-15, 25-18) - duration 1:29
06-Sep, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:29 - Attendance: 805
Greece scares Cuba only in first set
Cuba won its first match of the 2002 Women's World Championship second round in pool F here in Bremen, Germany. After Greece surprisingly took the first set mainly because of the strong block, Cuba found its footings in the second set. The three times Olympic and World Champion scored many pojnts with hard attacks, while the Greek block was not as successful as in beginning of the interesting clash.

Russia beat Italy 3-2 (25-18, 24-26, 25-17, 21-25, 15-13) - duration 1:50
06-Sep, start time: 18:30, end time: 20:20 - Attendance: 1,010
Russia again stronger than Italy
Russia defeated Italy in an exciting five set thriller in second round Pool E of the Women's World Championship. Like in the three previous matches between the European giants, it was the European Champion that won the spectacular clash with 3-2.


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POOL E / Second Round / 7 September 2002

Russia beat Greece 3-0 (25-21, 28-26, 25-17) - duration 1:09
07-Sep, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:09 - Attendance: 1,910
Fighting spirit Greece not awarded
Russia won its second match of the Women's World Championship second round in Bremen. Although the final score was 3-0 in Russia favour, Greece caused some problems for the Russian team with strong blocking and good defense. At the end, it was the European Champion that took the victory.

Cuba beat Italy 3-1 (32-30, 17-25, 25-22, 26-24) - duration 1:51
07-Sep, start time: 16:30, end time: 18:21 - Attendance: 2,165
Cuba takes quarterfinal spot after defeating Italy in volleyball show
Cuba and Italy played a very exciting match, which was characterized by fantastic attacks, in the second round clash of the Women`s World Championship in Bremen. Cuba won with 3-1 and claimed a place in the quarterfinal.The Cuban team was just a bit stronger and had more luck than Italy.

> Match descriptive 
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> Match descriptive 
> Match statistics (P-2) - PDF

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POOL E / Second Round / 8 September 2002

Italy beat Greece 3-0 (25-14, 25-23, 25-16) - duration 1:03
08-Sep, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:03 - Attendance: 1,830
Italy did what it had to do
After winning their last match of the second round with 3-0 against the Greece, Italy had done what it had to do to move to the final round. The Italians are now ranked third in group F in Bremen and it depends on the results in the other groups if Italy will be qualified. The Greek team is without victory in the second round and has to go back home.

Russia beat Cuba 3-1 (22-25, 25-19, 25-15, 25-17) - duration 1:28
08-Sep, start time: 16:30, end time: 17:58 - Attendance: 2,325
Russia takes revenge for Olympic defeat
The last match of the second round Pool E of the Women's World Championship couldn't be more dramatic and exciting as it was. Russia defeated the three times Olympic and World Champion Cuba with 3-1. Now the Russian team is first in group E in Bremen.
> Match descriptive 
> Match statistics (P-2) - PDF

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> Match descriptive 
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