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2005 Junior Women’s U 20 World Championship
Ankara & Istanbul, Turkey
23 – 31 July 2005

Matches Info - Day 1 / 23 July

Pool A - Ankara

Brazil beat Japan 3-1 (23-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-13) - duration 1:40
23-Jul, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:40 - Attendance: 300
City: Ankara; Hall : Atatürk Sport Hall
Strong attack and block lead Brazil to win 3-1 Japan
Brazil beat Japan 3-1 (23-25,25-16,25-18,25-13) in the 1st match of the A pool on the opening day of the Women's U20 World Championships on Saturday.


Serbia & Montenegro beat U.S.A. 3-1 (25-18, 24-26, 25-23, 25-19) - duration 1:46
23-Jul, start time: 16:30, end time: 18:16 - Attendance: 525
City: Ankara; Hall : Atatürk Sport Hall
Serbia and Montenegro made a positive start winning USA 3-1
Serbia and Montenegro beat USA 3-1 (25-18, 24-26,25-23,25-19 ) in the 2nd match (A pool) on the first day of the Women's U20 World Championships on Saturday.

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
Turkey beat Croatia 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-21) - duration 1:13
23-Jul, start time: 19:02, end time: 20:15 - Attendance: 1.500
City: Ankara; Hall : Atatürk Sport Hall
Turkey started with victory
Turkey beat Croatia 3-0 (25-21,25-16,25-21 ) in the 3rd match (A pool) on the first day of the Women's U20 World Championships on Saturday.

 
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
 

Pool B - Istambul

Russia beat Puerto Rico 3-0 (25-23, 25-23, 25-18) - duration 1:17
23-Jul, start time: 14:00 - Attendance: 250
City: Istanbul; Hall : Haldun Alagas Sport Hall
Russia's blocking was the key against Puerto Rico
Russia needed to battle for the first two sets against a fiery Puerto Rico team but at the end prevailed based on its superior blocking ability and winning by score of 25-23, 25-23, 25-18.
China beat Egypt 3-0 (25-10, 25-12, 25-15) - duration 0:59
23-Jul, start time: 16:30 - Attendance: 260
City: Istanbul; Hall : Haldun Alagas Sport Hall
China established strong superiority over Egypt
China showed why they are one of the super powers of women volleyball with a one sided victory over Egypt. The Chinese displayed their all-around ability and the Egyptians never could solve the services of their opponents.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
Italy beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-21) - duration 1:16
23-Jul, start time: 19:00 - Attendance: 250
City: Istanbul; Hall : Haldun Alagas Sport Hall
Italy came from behind three times to win
Italy came from behind in all three sets and eventually scored a victory over Dominican Republic. The Italians prevailed taking advantage of the Dominican mistakes at the key moments.
 
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference