Cuba beat Italy 3-0 (27-25, 25-20, 30-28) - duration 1:20
26-Jun, start time: 20:00, end time: 21:20 - Attendance: 4'800
City: Reggio Calabria; Hall : Palacalafiore
Marco Bonitta (Italy - coach) It is very hard to justify a 3-0. That became that we did not finalize the chance we had. In particular we committed some experience mistakes. I'm afraid because we did not win the first set. I appreciate the courage my team put on the match against a very competitive team like Cuba.
Eleonora Lo Bianco (Italy - captain) Tonight we suffered in receiving skills and in blocking. We knew that Cuba was the strongest team of the whole pool but we did not expect to loose with a 3-0.
Felipe Calderon (Cuba - coach) Italy gave us a lot of troubles in the first and in third set. We managed to win staying cool and calm in the crucial moments of the match
Yumilka Ruiz (Cuba - captain) The match was very tight since its very first beginning. Cuba and Italy are very competitive team. Our victory has a reason. All worked out very very well