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15-08-2013

FIVB GRAND PRIX WK#3: ARGENTINA OPENS THE LAST PRELIMINARY ROUNDS

Argentina will face again the powerful China

Wuhan, China, August 15, 2013 - Once more early hours Argentine time, the light blue - white jersey Seniors' team will face their FIVB Grand Prix 2013 last preliminary round matches. This Friday, at 8.30 Argentine time they will face for second consecutive weekend the powerful host China team.

It will be the seventh match of the competition for the girls coached by Guillermo Orduna that obtained a 2-4 record defeating on the first weekend Germany and Kazajistan. This season they equalled already the best performance of Argentina at this competition as in the year 2011 they overcame Dominican Republic and Cuba.

The first match in Pool N will face again Argentina and China. Just a week ago in Hong Kong the Asian team overcame Argentina 3-0 in a tournament they stand undefeated.

The second and third matches will also be very demanding for Argentina. On Saturday, at 5.00 they will face Serbia that has still chances of qualifying for the Final Round. They faced each other in the year 2012 with the victory of the European Team.

On Sunday, also at 5.00 they will finish a new international outstanding experience in their growing path v Poland, twice their rival in the year 2011 at the FIVB Grand Prix, also won by the European country.

(Official FIVB Grand Prix website)

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