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Women's World Championship 2002 - Press Info

POOL G / Second Round / 6 September 2002

U.S.A. beat Brazil 3-0 (25-20, 25-21, 26-24) - duration 1:21
06-Sep, start time: 16:02, end time: 17:23 - Attendance: 3,529
USA overpowers Brazil in straight sets
The USA achieved a good basis for getting through to the quarterfinals by winning their first second-round match over Brazil impressively in three straight sets. The Americans were superior to their Brazilian opponents in the block and defense. Brazil will be under pressure now in their next matches against Germany and the Netherlands after this defeat.
Netherlands beat Germany 3-1 (18-25, 28-26, 25-17, 25-23) - duration 1:43
06-Sep, start time: 18:30, end time: 20:13 - Attendance: 4,038
The Netherlands nails host Gemany
The Netherlands defeated Germany in the second round Pool G clash of the Women's World Championship. The Dutch team made a great come back after losing the first set and being down in th second one. At the end, The Netherlands took the 3-1 victory and needs one more for a place in the quarterfinals.

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

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

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POOL G / Second Round / 7 September 2002

Brazil beat Germany 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-22) - duration 1:23
07-Sep, start time: 14:35, end time: 15:58 - Attendance: 4,609
Brazil pushes Germany almost out of World Championship
Brazil brought Germany in big trouble after defeating the host country in straight sets in the second round Pool G match in Riesa. The South American champion outplayed the home squad and pushed Germany almost out of the event.
U.S.A. beat Netherlands 3-2 (25-15, 18-25, 25-17, 21-25, 15-13) - duration 1:53
07-Sep, start time: 17:00, end time: 18:53 - Attendance: 4,603
USA qualified for Elite Eight after five sets victory over The Netherlands
USA was the first team to make the quarterfinals from second round Pool G of the Women's World Championship. The US squad is the only undefeated team left in the event after winning against Then Netherlands 3-2.
> Match descriptive 
> Match statistics (P-2) - PDF

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

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POOL G / Second Round / 8 September 2002

Brazil beat Netherlands 3-1 (25-17, 17-25, 26-24, 25-14) - duration 1:36
08-Sep, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:36 - Attendance: 4,385
Brazil in quarterfinals, while The Netherlands has to wait
Brazil was the second team from Riesa to qualify for the quarterfinals by defeating The Netherlands 3-1. The Dutch team still has to wait for the result of the match between China and Korea in Pool F. If China wins the match 3-0 or 3-1, The Netherlands completes the Elite Eight.
U.S.A. beat Germany 3-0 (28-26, 25-20, 27-25) - duration 1:22
08-Sep, start time: 17:05, end time: 18:27 - Attendance: 4,741
USA extends winning streak to eight matches
The German team gave their farewell appearance at the World Championship showing a good performance. The host team lost its last match 3-0 against the USA, but player prity well. The US team is still the only team without any loss in this event.
> Match descriptive 
> Match statistics (P-2) - PDF

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

> Pictures