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#ThrowbackThursday: Cuba break Brazilian hearts

Lausanne, Switzerland, January 14, 2016 – Brazil and Cuba were two of volleyball’s heavyweights during the 1990s.

The two sides clashed in the final of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in 1994 in front of a frenetic Brazilian crowd in Sao Paulo. But the likes of legends such as Mireya Luis, Regla Torres and Regla Bell sent the home fans home disappointed as they claimed a straight sets win to seal a second crown following their 1978 success.

Here is some of the action from the second set.


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