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World Grand Prix 2005 - Matches Info

Week 2 / 01 July - 03 July

Seoul, KOREA

Korea beat U.S.A. 3-2 (25-23, 13-25, 21-25, 25-15, 15-13) - duration 1:57
01-Jul, start time: 14:03, end time: 16:00 - Attendance: 600
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
Match Results
A surprising of shuggle for Korea over USA(25-23, 13-25, 21-25, 25-15, 15-13)

Japan beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (27-25, 25-22, 25-17) - duration 1:16
01-Jul, start time: 17:00, end time: 18:16 - Attendance: 1'600
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
Match Result
Strong mentality of JPN led to a meaningful victory over DOM(27-25, 25-22, 25-17)
> 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 Dominican Republic 3-2 (23-25, 23-25, 25-14, 25-16, 15-6) - duration 1:52
02-Jul, start time: 15:00, end time: 16:52 - Attendance: 1'700
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
A great "come-back" for USA, beating DOM 3-2
A great "come-back" for USA, beating DOM 3-2

Japan beat Korea 3-0 (25-22, 25-18, 25-13) - duration 1:11
02-Jul, start time: 18:00, end time: 19:11 - Attendance: 5'300
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
JPN beat a long rival of Asian family KOR in straight sets

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
 
U.S.A. beat Japan 3-1 (25-23, 25-21, 21-25, 29-27) - duration 1:50
03-Jul, start time: 13:00, end time: 14:50 - Attendance: 1'200
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
Mountain Block USA beat JPN straight sets
Mountain Block USA beat JPN straight sets

Korea beat Dominican Republic 3-0 (25-21, 25-22, 25-15) - duration 1:40
03-Jul, start time: 15:00, end time: 16:40 - Attendance: 1'000
City: Seoul; Hall : Seoul Student Gymnasium
KOR beat DOM straight sets
KOR beat DOM straight sets
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference

Macau

Brazil beat Poland 3-0 (25-17, 25-13, 25-19) - duration 1:13
01-Jul, start time: 18:03, end time: 19:16 - Attendance: 3'100
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
The young Brazilian team showed their talent by taking the first victory over Poland in Macau leg

China beat Germany 3-0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-15) - duration 1:18
01-Jul, start time: 20:35, end time: 21:53 - Attendance: 4'850
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
The Athens Olympic Champion China dominated the match over Germany

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Brazil beat Germany 3-0 (25-16, 25-16, 26-24) - duration 1:15
02-Jul, start time: 14:32, end time: 15:47 - Attendance: 2'600
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
Brazil continued their victory in the second day. Their all-around well performance surpassed Germany.

China beat Poland 3-0 (25-18, 25-13, 25-14) - duration 1:08
02-Jul, start time: 17:03, end time: 18:11 - Attendance: 4'100
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
Stable performance of China established their 2nd victory in Macau leg.

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
 
Poland beat Germany 3-2 (22-25, 25-18, 26-24, 18-25, 15-11) - duration 2:07
03-Jul, start time: 13:00, end time: 15:07 - Attendance: 2'600
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
Both European teams struggled for the victory in Macau leg. The strong determined Pole defeated Germany with a slim margin

China beat Brazil 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 25-20) - duration 1:22
03-Jul, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:22 - Attendance: 5'100
City: Macau; Hall : Macau Forum
China got the second champion in World Grand Prix 2005 after defeating Brazil in straight sets in Macau leg

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference

Manila, Philippines

Cuba beat Thailand 3-0 (25-19, 25-17, 25-17) - duration 1:05
01-Jul, start time: 17:00, end time: 18:05 - Attendance: 2'553
City: Manila; Hall : Philsport Arena
Cuba got off to a rousing start by posting a 3-0 victory over Thailand (25-19, 25-17, 25-17)
The Cubans defended well, getting most of the points from Nancy Carillo dela Paz, who topscored with 21 points while Apinyapong Wilawan accounted for 12 points for the Thais, who put on a strong challenge all throughout the match.
Netherlands beat Italy 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-21) - duration 1:13
01-Jul, start time: 19:00, end time: 20:13 - Attendance: 3'150
City: Manila; Hall : Philsport Arena
The Netherlands post a stunning straight sets victory over Italy, 25-18, 25-16, 25-21
The Netherlands came up with big plays to post a stunning straight sets victory over Italy, 25-18, 25-16, 25-21.

Behind the explosive performance of Serene Ortolani, who finished with 12 points, the Dutch overcame every challenge from the Italians to prevail.

Manon Flier had 11 points and Francien Huurman added 10 points for Italy, which gave a good fight until the end.

> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
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Cuba beat Netherlands 3-2 (25-20, 19-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-13) - duration 1:59
02-Jul, start time: 15:00, end time: 16:59 - Attendance: 3'675
City: Manila; Hall : Philsport Arena
Cuba fought hard in the 5th set to win over tough Netherlands side, 25-20, 19-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-13
Cuba fought hard in the fifth set to win over a tough Netherlands side, 25-20, 19-25, 22-25, 25-22, 15-13.
Italy beat Thailand 3-0 (25-12, 25-10, 25-18) - duration 1:03
02-Jul, start time: 17:35, end time: 18:38 - Attendance: 3'400
City: Manila; Hall : Philsport Arena
Italy displayed its awesome form by scoring a straight-sets victory over Thailand, 25-15, 25-10, 25-18
Italy displayed its awesome form by scoring a straight-sets victory over Thailand, 25-12, 25-10, 25-18.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
 
Netherlands beat Thailand 3-0 (25-9, 25-16, 25-22) - duration 1:06
03-Jul, start time: 14:00, end time: 15:06 - Attendance: 3'500
City: Manila; Hall : Philsport Arena
The Netherlands displayed its awesome form to beat Thailand in straight sets, 25-9, 25-16, 25-22.
The Netherlands displayed its awesome form to beat Thailand in straight sets, 25-9, 25-16, 25-22.
Cuba beat Italy 3-1 (19-25, 26-24, 25-23, 25-21) - duration 1:40
03-Jul, start time: 16:00, end time: 17:40 - Attendance: 4'300
City: Manila; Hall : Philsports Arena
Three-time Olympic champion Cuba bounced back from a first-set loss to beat Italy, 19-25, 26-24, 25-23, 25-21
Three-time Olympic champion Cuba bounced back from a first-set loss to beat Italy, 19-25, 26-24, 25-23 25-21 and sweep the Manila leg.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference