The confrontation between the Dominican Republic and Germany was the third [piątkowym meczem w “polskiej” grupie. Na początek Serbki pewnie pokonały w trzech setach Tajlandię, zapewniając sobie zwycięstwo w grupie i awans do ćwierćfinału. W ciekawie zapowiadającym się drugim spotkaniu Amerykanki odrodziły się po porażce z Polkami i pokonały 3:1 Turczynki.
The Dominican Republic maintained its chances of reaching the quarter-finals. A clear message to Polish women
The third meeting in group F was fight Both teams to maintain their chances of climbing to the top eight. Greater mobilization was introduced in the initial parts by German women, who soon began to build an advantage on their part. After a series of three winning arrows in a row, the Vital Heynen players jumped to 12:6. The opponents could not find each other, and the leaders maintained a high level (16:8). The image of the group did not change until the end, and outsiders from the “Polish” group won this match 25:19.
Angry Dominican volleyball players opened the next batch (4:1). Although the opponents tried to chase the score and were one step closer to a tie (9:8), the North American players began jumping back and increasing their advantage (15:10). The candidates dominated the fate of this group and maintained a safe difference to win in the end with a ratio of 25:18.
The start of the third half was very close to 8:8. The Dominican volleyball players scored five more moves to maintain their advantage in the subsequent actions. German women showed their wonderful will fightingWin six out of 20:14 balls straight and leveling score. However, the competitors, who won in 25:22, fared better in the decisive slivers.
In the fourth installment, the North American players definitely wanted to win. At first they managed to get 7: 4, but the Germans immediately made up for the loss. Although the Dominican women quickly returned to the top (12:8), their rivals did not give up and were close to a tie (15:14). However, four more stocks fell prey to the Dominican Republic, and one more series Ultimately that translates to a 25:18 victory and a 3:1 victory.
The outcome of this meeting was very important from the perspective of the White and the Red. A 3-2 victory for the Germans would give them promotion to the quarter-finals with a three-point victory over the Canadians. The Dominican Republic win meant that to make sure they win the promotion, the Polish women needed not only the victory over Canada, but also Saturday’s game over Germany. The Dominican team advanced to fourth, pushing Stefano Lavarini’s players into first place.
The schedule of the “Polish” group after the match between the Dominican Republic and Germany:
- Serbia – 23 points – Match record: 8 wins / 0 losses
- USA – 18 points – 6 wins / 2 losses
- Turkey – 17 points – 6 wins / 2 losses
- Dominican Republic – 14 points – 4 wins / 4 losses
- Poland – 13 points – 4 wins / 3 losses
- Canada – 11 points – 4 wins / 3 losses
- Thailand – 10 points – 4 wins / 4 losses
- Germany – 10 points – 3 wins / 5 losses