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Match Descriptive

Poland beat Venezuela 3-0 (25-17, 25-21, 25-18) - duration 1:27
31-May, start time: 17:30, end time: 18:57 - Attendance: 3,400
Poland take first win with victory over Venezuela
Right from the opening whistle Poland's bullet like serves and efficient blocking proved too much for a young Venezuelen side as much to the delight of the local crowd Poland held off a determined Venezuelan side without losing a set.

With 3,400 enthusiastic fans in attendance Poland's Robert Prygiel turned it on for the home fans with 17 points and was the best player of the game, which lasted one hour and 11 minutes.

Venezuela only really got close in the second set but Poland still prevailed 25-21. Captain Ernardo "Harry" Gomez, with 15 points, was Venezuela's best on the night.
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