F I V B  FEDERATION INTERNATIONALE DE VOLLEYBALL
PRESS RELEASE 21.08.2003

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U21 World Champs - Brazil warms up with win over Germany

August 21, 2003 - The Brazilian U21 team completed their preparation in defense of their World Championship title with a well worked straight sets win over Germany in the city of Eisenhüttenstadt, next to Berlin, Germany on Wednesday.

With the World Championship starting on Saturday in Tehran, Iran the 25-23, 25-17, 25-22 is the perfect launch pad for Brazil their championship campaign.

Marcos Lerbach stood out for Brazil as he directed play in match, which lasted 1h15, while middleblocker Leandro top scored with 12 points.

Brazil's opening match in the World Championship on Saturday is in Pool D against Poland starting at 1.30pm GMT.


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