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Women's Volleyball Olympic Games 2004 - Matches Info

26 August

Semifinals
Russia beat Brazil 3-2 (18-25, 21-25, 25-22, 28-26, 16-14) - duration 2:14
26-Aug, start time: 19:30, end time: 21:44 - Attendance: 8'150
City: Athens; Hall : Peace and Friendship Stadium
Russia snatch incredible semifinal victory
Sydney 2000 silver medalists Russia completed an outstanding come-from-behind win over favourites Brazil to claim the first spot in the women's Olympic Volleyball tournament.
China beat Cuba 3-2 (25-22, 25-20, 17-25, 23-25, 15-10) - duration 2:03
26-Aug, start time: 22:15, end time: 0:18 - Attendance: 5'120
City: Athens; Hall : Peace and Friendship Stadium
China dethrone Cuba and advance to final
After 12 years of dominance at the Olympic Games, it is time for a new queen to rise for women's Volleyball after Cuba were beaten by China in the second semifinal on Thursday.
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference
> Match description  > Match statistics (P-2) - PDF
> Press conference