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San Pablo, Brazil, October 11, 2013 - The Argentine Women team of Ana Gallay-Georgina Klug closed their participation at the FIVB Grand Slam of San Pablo, the 9th stop of the FIVB World Tour of this year, in the 17th place after qualifying once more for the Main Draw at the Qualy on Wednesday and then, finishing third in the preliminary Q Round to participate today, Friday of the First Round, where they were overcome by the Swiss Forrer-Verge-Depre [22] by a doublé 13-21.

They added not only more international experience in beach volleyball - something they have done steadily since they started playing together last February but also 320 points at the FIVB World Ranking. The 2013 Tour finishes in Xiamen, China, same country where this season tour started. The second stop was carried out for the first time in Corrientes, Argentina.

The Argentine team for the first time ever for an Argentine Women team participated several times at the FIVB Grand Slam this season including Gstaad, Moscow and Berlin.

The results:

Pool Q

09-Oct Meppelink-van Gestel NED [8]Gallay-Klug ARG [24] 2-0 (21-18, 21-18) 0:42

09-Oct Liliana-Baquerizo ESP [9] Gallay-Klug ARG [24] 2-0 (22-20, 21-15) 0:43

10-Oct Fernanda-Elize Maia BRA [25] Gallay-Klug ARG [24] 0-2 (21-23, 19-21)

Round 1 (Among the best 32 teams of the competition)

11-Oct Forrer-Vergé-Dépré SUI [22] Gallay-Klug ARG [24] 2-0 (21-13, 21-13) 0:33