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Match Descriptive

Russia beat Venezuela 3-0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-22) - duration 1:27
25-May, start time: 11:30, end time: 12:57 - Attendance: 4,300
Second Russian victory in 2003 World League
Russian national team defeated Venezuela by second time in a row, 3-0 (25-15 25-17 25-22), and reached first place of Pool A in this XIV World League Edition. Although Venezuela got better reception than the day before, it was not enough to resist the strong attacking Russian system. Venezuela played with heart, specially on third set. but it was not possible for them to pass the opposite high blocking and strong serving of the Russians.

Again, a hot people in the hot city of Cabimas cheered its team, but all fans felt bad as watching the first set result (25-15), and the second one (25-17). But Venezuela played better than yesterday, and it was clear on the third set, which was no easy for the experienced russian team. The final result (25-22) it's a clear confirmation.

Now Russia goes back to Europe, while Venezuela will play next weekend against Polonia in Barquisimeto, hoping tjhey can give the surprise every one is expecting after this two hards games.