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Poland beat Brazil 3-2 (25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 22-25, 15-11) - duration 2:00
31-Aug, start time: 17:00, end time: 19:00 - Attendance: 2,000
Poland made a great five setter victory over Brazil in a good volleyball action (25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 22-25, 15-11).
Poland team started the match very concentrating and applying mental attacks in front of the taller Brazilian players and thus they led from the start 8-5 after perfect hits of Mariusz Wlazly and Dariusz Szulik. Again Brazil team didn't attain their known solid block to allow Poland to continue leading 16-10. Brazil players committed many mistakes, thus Poland led 24-21, when Luiz Felipe of Brazil played two aces then losing the third service to give Poland the lead in the first set 25-23.
In the second set Poland attained the same system as Artur Augustyn gave Poland the lead, but Brazil led for the first time in the first technical time 8-7 after perfect hits of Augusto Zanato and Eder Carbonera, then they continued leading after they deployed good block to end the set 25-20
Again Poland regained the performance as Augustyn made his work by the net with the solid block of Michal Winiarski to lead 8-3, then 10-6. As Brazil players again fell in many mistakes to allow Poland to lead 16-10. Brazil coach, Antonio Lerbach pushed Wallace Martins after he kept him on the bench to give Brazil berth again with Zanuto to decrease the point deficit gradually till they gained the draw 22-22. Polish coach, Grzegorz Rys pushed his tall players for blocking to allow his team a set win of 25-23.
In the fourth set Polish deployed again their active block by Marcin Mozdzonek to lead 8-5. Brazil arranged their back line defense to and by the sharp spikes of Eder and Wallace, they led in the second technical time out 16-13. Poland team again improved to reach the draw 20-20 after some effective spikes. The polish setter Bartiomiej Neroj lost a service and made an uncoordinated setting to pave the way for Brazil to win the set 25-22 and to extend the match to tie breaker.
The tie break started actively by Poland as they led 3-1 by some spikes of Wlazly and Winiarski and continued leading 7-4 and 8-5 after