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World Grand Prix 2002 - Press Info

Match Descriptive

China beat Cuba 3-0 (25-15, 25-23, 25-18) - duration 1:10
12-Jul, start time: 19:35, end time: 20:45 - Attendance: 6,500
China beat Cuba by 3-0 ( 25: 15, 25:23, 25:18)
Chinese team took the first set 25-15. The proper first pass, reasonable tactics, tight defence played key role in the set. On the other hand, the set of Cuba was not good enough to use many chances. China got several points from opponent's errors.
China still control the second set by utilizing their defence and quick spike. For China made more and more errors, Cuba draw the set 19-19. Even by a Cuba brilliant attack, they led the match by 22-23. Sanchez's quick spike change the score to 23-23. Then China get two point in a row. They won the second set by 25-23.
The third set was excited. The score followed tightly 6-6, 9-9, 10-10, 11-11. Cuba played as well as China. The successful block of China gave Cuban great press. China finished the third this set by 25-18.