Russia beat Korea 3-0 (25-15, 25-23, 25-16) - duration 1.06
28-Jul, start time: 16.30, end time: 17.36 - Attendance: 220
Korean captain Kwang-Hee Choi said: "Russia today
were very strong on the court and we failed in our attempts to react."
Russian captain Evguenia Aramonova
declared: "We were well concentrated today, we knew we were facing a strong
Cheol-Yong Kim, the Korean coach, said:
"In the preliminary round we did not fear anybody. This defeat does not put
the possibility of succeeding at the Grand Prix at risk.
Russian coach Nikolai Karpol said: "This victory is just a stage, every match has its own
story. My only concern was the heat. It is very hot on court and I'm worried for
the health of the girls."