Italy beat Hungary 3-0 (25-12, 25-19, 25-19) - duration 1:12
10-Aug, start time: 17:31, end time: 18:43 - Attendance: 1750 Hungarians fight till the end
Despite strong support of the audience and effective attacks at the end of the first set the girls from Hungary were forced to surrender to the Italians, who proved to be decisively better in the first part of the game. The second set was truly exciting. Both teams gave thrilling performance. At the end of the second set the Italian team gained slight advantage, which was kept up by them till the end of the set and led to their victory. In the third set the Hungarian team seemed to have lost the belief in their ability to win this match. Italians' fierce attacks secured their substantial advantage. Hungarians did not manage to regain the lost points and consequently lost the match.