2004 FIVB WORLD GRAND PRIX
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World Grand Prix 2004 - Matches Info

Week 1 / 07 July - 11 July

Bangkok, Thailand

Cuba beat Thailand 3-0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-22) - duration 1:11
09-Jul, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:11 - Attendance: 2'200
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
Cuba beat Thailand 3-0 (25-17 25-19 25-22)
Fired-up Cuba handed out volleyball lesson to unfancied Thailand, storming past the host side in straight sets.

U.S.A. beat Korea 3-0 (28-26, 25-13, 25-22) - duration 1:17
09-Jul, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:17 - Attendance: 1'700
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
USA beat Korea 3-0 (28-26 25-13 25-22)
World number 2 USA pulled off a scintillating win over spirited Korea
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Thailand beat Korea 3-2 (30-28, 19-25, 19-25, 25-21, 15-8) - duration 2:04
10-Jul, start time: 14:02, end time: 16:06 - Attendance: 4,200
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
Thailand beat Korea 3-2 (30-28 19-25 19-25 25-21 15-8)
Hosts Thailand produced a stunning form in a mighty clash against Korea before overpowering the aggressive rivals in a dramatic five-set thriller.
Cuba beat U.S.A. 3-2 (23-25, 25-17, 22-25, 25-22, 15-13) - duration 1:57
10-Jul, start time: 16:53, end time: 18:50 - Attendance: 3'300
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
Cuba beat USA 3-2 (23-25 25-17 22-25 25-22 15-13)
In a display somewhere near their best, defending and consecutive three-time Olympic champions Cuba produced a scintillating come-from-behind victory over world number two USA.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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U.S.A. beat Thailand 3-0 (25-20, 25-18, 25-12) - duration 1:09
11-Jul, start time: 14:02, end time: 15:11 - Attendance: 4'600
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
Thailand could not stop the American onslaught with powerful attack hits from Logan Tom and Tayyiba Haneef, as the spirited

Cuba beat Korea 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-17) - duration 1:02
11-Jul, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:02 - Attendance: 3'700
City: Bangkok, Thailand; Hall : Nimiboot
Cuba methodically tore Korean defence into pieces with their spectacular spikes before powering past the less-skilled rivals

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Miao Li, Taiwan

Brazil beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-16) - duration 1:10
09-Jul, start time: 16:01, end time: 17:11 - Attendance: 1'250
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
Stable plays of Brazil team decided the victory.
BRA vs.DOM 3:0(25:20,25:23,25:16)
China beat Germany 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-15) - duration 1:16
09-Jul, start time: 19:26, end time: 20:42 - Attendance: 2'050
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
China testing new tall middle spiker.
CHN vs. GER 3:0 (25:19,25:22, 25:15)
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Brazil beat Germany 3-1 (17-25, 25-13, 25-9, 25-18) - duration 1:30
10-Jul, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:30 - Attendance: 2'800
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
Germany lost their mental concentrations after the first set
BRA vs. GER 3:1 (17:25, 25:13, 25:9, 25:18)
China beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-20, 26-24, 25-18) - duration 1:14
10-Jul, start time: 16:10, end time: 17:24 - Attendance: 2'900
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
Dominican's Power distressed china
CHN vs. DOM 3:0(25:20, 26:24, 25:18)
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Germany beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-20) - duration 1:15
11-Jul, start time: 12:30, end time: 13:45 - Attendance: 3'100
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
German tall blocks cruched Dominican powerful spikes
Germany built up a wall-like blocking against Dominique's strong spike and horned the triumph fanfare for their 1st victory in Miao-li site, Taiwan.
Brazil beat China 3-1 (27-25, 23-25, 25-18, 25-18) - duration 1:40
11-Jul, start time: 14:31, end time: 16:11 - Attendance: 3'900
City: Miao Li, Taiwan; Hall : Miao Li County Dome
Queen China was shocked at Brazil
Service and Defense decided the victory of the match between BRA and CHN in Miao-li site, Taiwan.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Kawasaki, Japan

Russia beat Poland 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-17) - duration 1:08
09-Jul, start time: 15:30, end time: 16:38 - Attendance: 3'200
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Russia Overpowers Poland 3-0
Russia, displaying power and spirit, overpowered Poland 3-0 Friday, the opening day of the 2004 FIVB Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki in the western suburbs of Tokyo.
Italy beat Japan 3-1 (18-25, 25-20, 25-20, 25-19) - duration 1:55
09-Jul, start time: 18:00, end time: 19:55 - Attendance: 4'800
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Italy Outlasts Japan 3-1
Italy came from behind to beat Japan 3-1 Friday in its opening match in the 2004 World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki in suburban Tokyo.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Italy beat Russia 3-2 (25-20, 25-17, 22-25, 16-25, 15-10) - duration 1:50
10-Jul, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:50 - Attendance: 3'550
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Italy Edges Out Russia 3-2
Italy edged out Russia 3-2 in a hard-fought match for its second straight win Saturday, inching closer to winning the 2004 World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki near Tokyo.
Poland beat Japan 3-2 (22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 28-30, 15-11) - duration 2:16
10-Jul, start time: 18:40, end time: 20:56 - Attendance: 5'000
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Poland Outlast Japan 3-2
Poland outlasted Japan 3-2 in a tense and close match Saturday to score its first win against one loss in the 2004 FIVB World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki west of Tokyo.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
Italy beat Poland 3-0 (25-15, 25-21, 25-22) - duration 1:17
11-Jul, start time: 15:30, end time: 16:47 - Attendance: 2'430
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Italy Downs Poland 3-0; Wins FIVB Grand Prix Pool C Title
Italy overpowered Poland 3-0 in its final match Sunday, capturing the Pool C title of the 2004 FIVB Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki west of Tokyo.
Russia beat Japan 3-1 (25-22, 21-25, 25-20, 25-23) - duration 2:00
11-Jul, start time: 18:00, end time: 20:00 - Attendance: 5'300
City: Kawasaki, Japan; Hall : Todoriki Arena
Russia Downs Japan 3-1; Finished in Second Place
Russia overpowered Japan 3-1 in its last match Sunday to wrap up the 2004 FIVB World Grand Prix women's volleyball tournament at Todoroki Arena in Kawasaki west of Tokyo with two wins against one defeat to end in second place.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference