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Boys under 19 2003 - Press Info

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India beat Puerto Rico 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-11) - duration 1:00
11-Jul, start time: 18:05, end time: 19:05 - Attendance: 700
India beat Puerto Rico 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-11)
Asian champions, India had started off in a thrilling performance with 8-2 lead in the opening set while the North American champions, Puerto Rico could not proved to the match. The Indian have trailed their way with 14-7 as the team captain, Rathish made the way scoring the games. A good blocking and spiking had pressure the Puerto Rico team. The Indian widen the score at 19-11 before taking the first set 25-17.

The second set game looked the same as the Indian maintained their formed very well while the Puerto Ricos tried to come back. The Puerto Ricos captain, Acevedo made their good setting but the Indian put the scored widen to 22-13 with a fantastic spiking and win the set 25-14.

The Indian took command from the beginning of the third set to lead 14-9. Talented Sanjay played a key role in moving the team ahead 21-10. With a group of fans cheering them on and finally win the crucial set to 25-11.