Germany beat Cuba 3-2 (20-25, 24-26, 25-22, 25-15, 17-15) - duration 2:15
14-Aug, start time: 9:00, end time: 11:15 - Attendance: 1'100
City: Athens; Hall : Peace and Friendship Stadium
Hee Wan LEE (GER) - Head coach
On Germany's win:
"Germany was an outsider. We managed to have a great match appearance and we are very satisfied. We were well prepared for the games and we came here to show the world what we deserve."
Luis Felipe CALDERON (CUB) - Head coach
On Cuba's defeat:
"Cuba underestimated the German team's potential. We started the game very well, but then we were confused of how Germany played. I think it is very important to maintain rhythm, but we lost ours and Germany won."