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Girls under 18 2003 - Press Info

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Poland beat Chinese Taipei 3-1 (25-19, 25-22, 22-25, 25-17) - duration 1:39
13-Aug, start time: 19:15, end time: 20:54 - Attendance: 1500
Poland qualifies to quarterfinals
Despite many unforced mistakes Polish team did not have any major difficulties with overpowering their Asian opponents. Although the Polish advantage started to decrease at the end of the set the Taipei team did not manage to take over the leadership and lost by six points. The second set was not that easy for the Polish players as the difference in points scored by Polish and Taipei teams became even smaller. Nonetheless, backed up by vehement applause from the audience, Poles won the second part of the match 25: 22. In the third set better organized and more energetic Taipei team took over the court and did not allow
Polish players to take their advantage away and as a consequence the Thai won 25: 22.
In the fourth set the Polish players gathered all their powers and regained the advantage over their opponents, which they managed to uphold till the end of the set, winning 25:17accordingly. This means that the Polish team will play in the quarterfinals, whereas the Thai played their last match in this Championship.