2003 FIVB WORLD GRAND PRIX

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World Grand Prix 2003 - Press Info

3 August

Final Round

U.S.A. beat Netherlands 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 28-26) - duration 1.20
03-Aug, start time: 13.07, end time: 14.27 - Attendance: 540
USA claim bronze with Netherlands victory
The USA women’s national volleyball team entered the 2003 FIVB World Grand Prix ranked third in the world. They exited the Grand Prix true to rank claiming the Bronze medal with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 28-26) victory over the Netherlands

Italy beat Korea 3-1 (25-19, 25-17, 22-25, 25-13) - duration 1.34
03-Aug, start time: 16.22, end time: 17.56 - Attendance: 4.500
KOREA OBTAINS THE LAST PLACE
Italy defeats Korea 3-1 and it finds its smile again. It was a hard fought match. In the third set reaction of the Korean team than only Italy. Top-scorer Togut and Gioli. With this victory the Italian team obtains the fifth place at the World Grand Prix.


> Match descriptive  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press Conference
> Match descriptive  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press Conference
China beat Russia 3-0 (25-22, 28-26, 25-21) - duration 1.15
03-Aug, start time: 19.37 - Attendance: 2.860
THE WORLD GRAND PRIX IS FOR CHINA
The China team, dominating Russia 3-0, gets the World Grand Prix 2003, after a nice and sometimes spectacular match. In the third set, Russia and China were very close in the score-table, but in the end Asiatic team prevailed.

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