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24-08-2013

MOSCOW GRAND SLAM: GALLAY-KLUG FINISHED 17TH

Once more the girls reached the 1st Main Draw Round

Moscow, Russia, August 24, 2013 - Ana Gallay and Georgina Klug keep growing at international competitions facing the best beach volleyball teams of he world. This time at the Moscow Grand Slam of the FIVB World Tour they finished 17th after losing in the first round of the Main Draw this Saturday v ludwig-Walkenhorst.

Not only they win experience facing in each of the international competition they participate but they add points to their FIVB World Ranking.

The German Laura Ludwig-Kira Walkenhorst [10th] rivals of the Argentine pair were defeated in their first set but reacted and coming from behind won in a tie-breaker definition to eliminate the South American Team. The final result v the third best German team behind Holtwick-Semmler and Borger-Büthe was 2-1 for the European team with set result: 19-21, 21-16 y 15-10.

Later on during the afternoon, Ludwig-Walkenhorst were the only German team left among the best eight teams of the competition over the sisters Schwaiger from Austria in another very demanding 2-1 match.

Gallay-Klug closed their participation at this stop adding 320 points for the FIVB World Ranking and 3,700 US dollars.

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

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