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Photo gallery Japan vs. Czech Rep

Singing of the national anthems

BAVO, the mascot of the World Cup

Jakub Novotny of the Czech Republic attempts to block the spike of Yamamoto

Abe of Japan dives to receive

The local DJ who drums up the support amongst the Japanese fans

The Czech Republic celebrates taking the 1st set

Yamamoto blocks the spike of Dubs

Another successful play for Japan

The Japanese captain Kato has just returned from the Italian league

Serve receipt by Kato

The beautiful spike form of Koshiya

Kubala rejoices after another point for the Czech Republic

Captain Dubs of the Czech Republic

Setter Abe of Japan

Left-handed Novotny of the Czech Republic

Spectators packed into the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium

Setter Zaplefal of Czech Republic

Japanese coach Mikiyasu Tanaka advises during a timeout

Koshiya completes a stable serve receipt

The Czech Republic celebrate victory in the fifth set and the game