The clash in the first set started as close one, point for point. Smart game of Giovanni Guidetti‘s team, when Margareta Kozuch spiked with accuracy and also Furst scored a point made 12-9 difference. Poland started to play better but was powerless. Guidetti‘s team was better in each element – 25-17.
Outstanding start of Germany in the second set (5-0) scared a bit Poland‘s team which scored only three point till first TTO (8-3). When it was 13-5, Makowski asked for time out and again changed Wolosz for Radecka and Konieczna for Kaczor. In fact, again it did not change anything in “white-red” team (16-6). Germany played better with each ball. Furst and Corina Ssuschke-Voigt were in contrast to Polish faint block – 25-17.
“White-red” team tried to stay close to the opponent, but they failed so many actions, helping Germany to maintain good result in the third set. (15-12). Makowski‘s team keep the block on good level and it was 22-22 and then 23-23. Two weak spikes of Polish captain Skowronska-Dolata opened Germany road to the victory – after ace they won 26-24.
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