FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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A long road to international experience for the Dominican Republic


Dominican coach Vazquez trusts in the growth of his players

Branimir Grozdanov, Bulgaria player: "After every set and every match we become better, so we make good use of this. The main feature of this team is actually the team itself, and a bit because of that all the players got some time on the field. We tried to save energy for the next challenges."

Osiel Vazquez, Dominican Republic coach: "As my boys have little international experience, they feel some pressure when they enter the court to face top-level countries. With that in mind, today they did better and we hope to keep it like that. Our task is to encourage them and try to lighten that pressure. I know they will continue growing."

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