China captain Wei Qiuyue: Both teams played a good match. It was a close battle. Russia put us under great pressure throughout.
China caoch Cai Bin: Both teams had excellent performance today. This young Russian team were not as good as the old one, but they still caused many problems to us. I am satisfied with the morale and fighting spirit of my players. I hope they can keep the momentum in future. We will not get carried away by the victory, and we will continue to work hard.
Russia captain Marina Sheshenina: Congratulations to China. We will work harder in the future.
Russia coach Vladimir Kuzyutkin: We presented some good play at the Ningbo Beilun leg. The Chinese team also played very well. We can learn a lot from the Chinese team. Our team are young and inexperienced, and we need more time to return to the top level. Several key players are missing this tournament, but they are expected to return to our squad in the following legs.