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FIVB World Championships 2006 / Portugal - Men

2006 Men's World Championship / Second Round
Vila de Conde, Portugal
20-22 May 2005

Panoramic view of the hall

Peda (LAT) hits the Portuguese solid block

Animation was constant at the Sports Hall

Joao Jose (POR) serving for Portugal

Jose (POR) stops Celitans (LAT) spike

The Portuguese three-men block in action

Pinheiro (POR) reaches for the ball

Malveiro (POR) versus Hotulevs (LAT)

The always enthusiastic Portuguese libero - Teixeira (POR)

Peda (LAT) trying to overcome the Portuguese block

Orlando Samuels (POR) was a happy coach at the end

Portugal celebrating passing to the next round

Silm (EST) attacking

Double block by Pupart and Sirelpuu (EST)

Pajusalu (EST) one-on-one against Reiser (AUT)

Reiser and Mellitzer's (AUT) blocking action

Austria and Estonia during time-out

Estonian block in action

Reiser (AUT) smashing

Pupart (EST) spiking

Reiser (AUT) scores another point for Austria

Pupart (EST) digs for the ball

Austrian defensive position

Estonia celebrating its victory

Team of Austria

Team of Latvia

Lanegger (AUT) attempts to score for Austria

One-on-one between Mellitzer (AUT) and Peda (LAT)

Kalnins (LAT) spiking against Pascariuc's and Reiser's double block

Hirczy (AUT) receiving

Peda (LAT) tips over the Austrian block

Morth (AUT) serving

Daniel Lion (AUT) - Austria's libero

Latvia in the reception

Austria in difficulties

Vilmanis (LAT) serving for match point

Portugal team

Pajusalu (EST) opposing Jose's (POR) attack

Hugo Gaspar (POR) spikes against the Estonian double-men block

Successful Portuguese block by Jose and Pinheiro

Meresaar (EST) faces Malveiro's (POR) block

Flavio (POR) trying to overcome the Estonian block

Portugal's mascot was a greater entertainer

Flavio (POR) performing a reception

Estonian defense in action

The public was a great supporter of the Portuguese team

Pinheiro and Jose (POR) double block

Portugal celebrates the 2nd victory in the tournament

Entertainment in the Sports Hall

H. Gaspar (POR) hits the Austrian block

Portugal's defense

Eurico (POR) smashes against the Austrian double block

Entertainment at Vila do Conde Sports Hall

Portugal's coach Orlando Samuels watching his team in action

The libero Teixeira (POR) receiving

Lanegger and Morth double block

Andre Lopes (POR) overcomes Austria's block

Austria was forced to request a time-out

Eurico (POR) attacking

Reiser (AUT) serving

Portugal wins 3-0 the first match

Opening ceremony

Team of Estonia

Toolbar (EST) tries to block the attack of Latvia

Peda (LAT) spikes without opposition

J. Grimailovs (LAT) attacking

Successful double block for Latvia

Mihelsons Valts (LAT) worried with its team performance

Meresaar's (EST) service

Vilmanis (LAT) faces the Estonian block

Successful block for Estonia

Pupart and Pajusalu (EST) in action

Estonia wins the first match
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