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04-12-2013

U YOUTH'S SOUTH AMERICAN CHAMP: SECOND VICTORY FOR ARGENTINA

Second consecutive victory for Argentina in Brazil

Saquarema, Brazil, December 4, 2013 - Argentina's U Youth's Boys Team started the best way with ideal results in the first date of the South American Championship that started this Wednesday in the Brazilian city. First the team coached by Julian Alvarez overcame Uruguay during the morning match and then, in the afternoon it obtained also a 2-0 result over Colombia.

In the morning in an easy match Argentina obtained a 2-0 (25-8, 25-14) v Uruguay showing the difference of level of both River Plate teams with all 12 players participating along the two sets.

In the afternoon it was a more demanding match v Colombia, coached by the Argentine Daniel Moine. Argentina was able to keep the leadership finishing both sets 25-19.

The Argentine boys had a wide and demanding yearly training, obtaining in the last weeks two victories over the host team of Brazil at the Saquarema facilities.

In a competition with six teams playing round robin - all against all Argentina this Thursday will face Paraguay at 8.00 local time and then Chile at 16.30. Two more victories would qualify them for semi-finals of the competition. The preliminary round ends with Argentina facing Brazil, the "classical" rival this Friday morning.

(Photos - U Youth's Boys South American Champ.)

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