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World League 2002 - Press Info

Match Descriptive

Japan beat Greece 3-1 (19-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-22) - duration 1:46
04-Aug, start time: 14:05, end time: 15:51 - Attendance: 4,150
Japan had their first victory
Greek gained consecutive points with high attacks and serves by No.11, Roumeliotis and No.18, Baev, and clinched the first set.
Japan took an advantage of Greece's errors and started to show successful spikes. Japan took the second set over tenacious Greek.
In the third set, Japan was successful in their receptions, ran ahead of Greek by the blocks of Yamamura and Matsuta, and took the set 25-23.
Attacks and blocks of Japan disturbed Greek's consecutive points in the fourth set. Japan took the lead throughout the set and took the set 25-22.