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Serbia & Montenegro beat Germany 3-0 (25-16, 25-22, 25-22) - duration 1:11
31-Aug, start time: 9:00, end time: 10:11 - Attendance: 200
Serbia Montenegro seventh after defeating Germany in straight sets
The match was very calm from the start till the end. Serbia Montenegro started more active to lead the first set by the spikes of Novica Bjelica and Boris Bakalov to wim the set easily 25-16.
Germany team became more active in the second set by the blocks of Robert Kromm and spikes of Tim Elsener to go point by point with Serbia till the result became 22-22 when the more experienced Serbian players ended the set by three successive spikes.
In the third set the German coach, Michael Warm pushed some of his substitutes when he felt that his main players were very relaxed. He put his best player Jochen Schops in the bench because he had a stomach problem and thus his team was affected much. Again the Serbian team reached easily to a double score 16-8, then continued their lead by the activity Andjelko Dangubic. German team showed some rigidity for minutes to come near 22-21, then again Serbia ended the set 25-22 and the match in straight sets.