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23-08-2013

MOSCOW GRAND SLAM: A NEW STEP FORWARD FOR GALLAY-KLUG

Once more the Argentine pair celebrates their first round qualification

Moscow, Russia, August 23, 2013 - First goal fulfilled in Moscow for Ana Gallay and Georgina Klug this Friday when they defeated the Swiss Goricanec-Huberli to qualify for the first round of the Main Draw at the Russian Grand Slam. The Argentine pair has been showing the same great result in the last international FIVB beach volleyball competitions and they go for more this Saturday.

At the closing match of Pool D, the girls overcame the Swiss pair Goricanec-Hüberli in a close tie-breaker 2-1 (14-21, 21-16, 15-12) after losing the first set and with this result they advanced one step forward. The Brazilian Lili-Seixas defeating the other Swiss pair Zumkehr-Heidrich topping the pool and qualifying directly for the second round.

A triple same score between the two Swiss and the Argentine pairs, with similar victory results gave the victory at the end thanks to sets ratio. There, the pair Zumkehr-Heidrich was defeated twice 0-2.

Now, this Saturday at 10.00 Russian time, the Argentine pair will face the German Ludwig-Walkenhorst [10] that finished second in Pool G, only behind the Brazilian Agatha-Antonelli. The winner team will then face in Round 2 the Austrian sisters Doris and Stephanie Schwaiger.

Moscow Grand Slam: Results - Ranking
Photos: FeVA - FIVB

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