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World Grand Prix 2004 - Press Info

Press conference

U.S.A. beat Thailand 3-0 (25-19, 25-14, 25-20) - duration 1:12
18-Jul, start time: 13:00, end time: 14:12 - Attendance: 6'950
City: Hong Kong, China; Hall : Hong Kong Coliseum
Match 29
Press Conference
USA coach, Toshiaki Yoshida
"The Thailand team has improved. This was the second time we played against the Thailand team. I could see they performed better and better. For the overall performance of my team, I am pleased that they managed to win in the afternoon."

"Every team are our opponents in the coming Olympics game. I am serious in saying so, the top six teams all have a chance of winning. Therefore, the on court performance will determine the winning team."

"For the last match against China, we lost 2-3 to China. The China team has improved a lot. The China team is a very solid team, they played very well especially in the crucial moment. "

"For the preparation of the Olympics Game, the USA team train very hard everyday and try to improve those techniques that required to be better."

USA captain,
"We played pretty well today. We had been very solid especially in blocking. We performed very well today. We kept on working very hard to perform better. I am satisfied with today's performance."
"We have tried to work on many different aspects. Our whole team is getting better everyday. We do have high hope in the Olympics Game."