Federación del Voleibol Argentino Fédération Internationale de Volleyball Confederación Sudamericana de Voleibol Centro de Desarrollo Regional del Voleibol" Asociación de Clubes Liga Argentina de Voleibol Ente Nacional de Alto Rendimiento Deportivo Secretaría de Deporte de la Nación

FeVA - Argentine Volleyball Federation

English Español

09-07-2017

YOG QUALIFICATION: THIRD PLACE FOR DIAZ/GAZABA

This Sunday, a new stage of the 2018 Youth Games Qualifier ended in Cochabamba, Bolivia, and the Argentines Diaz and Gazaba won a deserving third place after defeating Venezuela 2-1. For their part, Paz/Victoria, the women representatives, remained fifth.

Diaz and Gazaba made their debut in the tournament with a 2-0 victory against Peru, and then achieved that same result against Uruguay. The closing of the initial phase was with a great 2-1 against Brazil that deposited them directly in the semifinals.

In that instance they couldn't beat Paraguay (the final champion) and lost 2-0, but then in the third place they said goodbye with a 2-1 win against Venezuela that allowed them to get on the podium.

The girls, for their part, were represented by Paz/Victoria and started their way with a 2-0 win over Uruguay. In their second appearance they battled for three sets to beat Paraguay, but then they could not beat Venezuela (0-2). The closing of the day was with a 0-2 against Ecuador that left them outside of the fight for the title. This Sunday, the farewell went with a 2-0 over Paraguay in the match for the fifth place.

mapa