FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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Serbia open with victory over Tunisia


Serbian girls celebrate their first victory of the Girls' U18 World Championship in Thailand

Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand, July 26, 2013 - World No. 7 Serbia opened their bid for the FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship title on Friday with a convincing 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-7) win in Pool A over world No.24 Tunisia.

Bojana Milenkovic led the Serbian scorers with 13 points followed by Maja Aleksic with 12 points. Jihen Mohamed led Tunisia’s top scorers with seven points.

The Serbian team took to the courts making full use of their height dominance except during the second set when Tunisia improved their defense to bring the score to a 20-20 draw – the only one throughout the match.


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