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World Grand Prix 2003 - Press Info

Match Descriptive

Netherlands beat Japan 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-19) - duration 1.13
21-Jul, start time: 15.07, end time: 16.20 - Attendance: 500
EASY VICTORY FOR NETHERLANDS
EASY WIN FOR NETHERLANDS

The Netherlands of Angiolino Frigoni has started the World Grand Prix with a precise win to Japan for 3-0.The european team led the match from the beginning to end,showing a good way of playing and a sure superiority with blocks and attacks.
About Japan,typical oriental team,it defensed itself,but its strenght wasn't enough to block the powerful attacks of Francine Hurmann,best match scorer with 17 points.
Belongs to the Dutch lines,with a great evidence,also the setter Staelens and Donets(4 succesful blocks).The best attacks,amongst the Japanese players,were made by Miki Sasaki,with 14 points all realised with her attacks.