FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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Thailand power to second victory


Thailand celebrate their second win at FIVB Women's U20 World Champs in Brno. The Asians finish on the 18th rank.

Brno, Czech Republic, June 30, 2013 – Thailand finish in style with their straight-set win (25-16, 25-9, 25-11) over Nigeria on the last day of the FIVB Women's U20 World Championship at Brno Vodova hall.

Nataph Srisamutnak’s team were dominant from start to finish in booking their second win in the 17-20 classification round. The young Nigerians fought gamely but could not deal with the power game and experience of the Thais and lost their seventh straight match.

Captain Kuttika Kaewpin led Thailand with 15 points, including 13 in attack. Kaewkalaya Kamulthala chipped in with 12 points while Mercy Promise scored eight points for Nigeria, who committed 18 errors to Thailand's 14.

Thailand finish on the 18th rank while Nigeria conclude their Women’s U20 World Champs campaign on the 20th place. 


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