FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

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It was all about taking chances for both Brazil and Russia


For Russia's Kovalev, the team let go a handful of chances against Brazil

Matheus Cunda, Brazil player: "I'm happy to be the final. We went to bed thinking about this match, what they were supposed to do. We did our best and gave no chances to them. The final match it's going to be very hard, because both teams [Serbia and Bulgaria] are very strong, but we will rest and go for it."

Dmitry Kovalev, Russia captain: "We had our share of opportunities during the game, we were able to lead but we didn't take advantage of that. We had some big problems handling their serves and they also blocked well our high balls."

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