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We played our best game so far, says Bulgaria coach


Bulgaria coach Marcello Abbondanza shares his thoughts on his team's second win

Macau, China, August 4, 2013 – Bulgaria got its second win in Pool D with a straight sets victory over Cuba (25-8, 25-15, 25-16), Bulgaria coach Marcello Abbondanza was happy to see his team maturing in the competition.

Bulgaria coach Marcello Abbondanza: I am happy with the victory, and overall today,  we played our best game so far. The team is maturing and playing better game after game and as the coach of the team, this is very important to see that the team is developing.

Bulgaria captain Strashimira Filipova: This game is very important to us. Especially that this is the first time we played against Cuba. Cuba’s team is very young but very strong so we are very happy with the win and we enjoyed the match very much.

Cuba coach Juan Carlos Gala Rodriguez: First I would like to congratulate Bulgaria for winning the game, it was a really great match. The quality of service from Bulgaria was extraordinar. There were a lot of faults in our game and gaps in our attention. Bulgaria’s performance was very stable throughout the whole match and took the match from us easily.

Cuba captain Daymara Lescay Cajigal: I want to congratulate the Bulgariam team on their victory. We played better than yesterday and the previous game, but we still have some faults and we need to improve on those. We will take the experience to the next stage of the competition.

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