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Porec, Croatia, July 3, 2015 - This Friday will start the participation of the Argentine Seniors' Women Team, Las Panteras, at the FIVB World Grand Prix 2015 in Croatia. Already hosted in the city of Porec and training hard the girls will face during this first weekend of the Intercontinental Round of the premier annual national best women's teams the host team this Friday and then, Netherlands and the Czech Republic, Saturday and Sunday respectively. They are part of the Group 2, whose finals will take place in Poland.

This Friday's match will take place at 15.00 Argentine time at Zatika Hall while on Saturday the match v Netherlands will take place att 12.00 and the same time on Sunday v the Czech Republic..

Yamila Nizetich, captain and one of the most experience players expressed prior to their fifth consecutive time in this most important anual competition and already qualified for the 2016 edition: "We are at our utmost level to this competition after qualifying for the FIVB World Cup and the Pan-American Cup participation. We had some resting day and now with new motivation and claws we expect to show our best performance and all the skills we learnt, match after match. Our dream is to qualify for the next phaxe, and then to fulfill the chance of qualifying for the Great Final Round, but that is a Little bit further".

After this first weekend in Europe the team will return to Argentina, where in Formosa will be held for them the second weekend, July 10th - 12th at Cincuentenario Stadium.

Grand Prix 2015
Weekend #1 - Porec (Croatia)
3/7 - 15.00 - Argentina v Croatia
4/7 - 12.00 - Argentina v Netherlands
5/7 - 12.00 - Argentina v Czech Republic

Summon players:
Yael Castiglione - Clarisa Sagardía.
Opposite players: Leticia Boscacci - Carla Castiglione.
Middle spikers: Emilce Sosa - Florencia Busquets - Julieta Lazcano.
Wing spikers: Yamila Nizetich - Josefina Fernández - Elina Rodríguez - Marcia Scacchi.
Libero: Tatiana Rizzo.