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WCHJ W: Nigeria captain Mercy Promise – “Puerto Rico played better than us”

by WoV
source: fivb.org; Photo: fivb.org

Puerto Rico easily won against Nigeria (25-21, 25-18, 25-13) to get their first win of the tournament and their first 3 points on the special Classification for 17th-20th places. This and other volleyball news read on Worldofvolley.com.


Nigeria captain Mercy Promise

Puerto Rico captain Marie Pilar Victoria: “We trained very hard yesterday and played well today. It´s our first win, we are satisfied and I hope we’re going to win other matches too.”

Puerto Rico coach Carlos Cruz: “We played well today. We were motivated, from the second set we pushed hard to win. The next games? We’re ready to face anyone.”

Nigeria coach Sergey Ovechkin: “We could not win the second set, but we had problem with our reception. Tomorrow we will play against USA, they are a good team, but we will give our best and try to win.”

Nigeria captain Mercy Promise: “We played well, but Puerto Rico were better organized than us. Each game for our team is good to earn experience.”

To read more news from this competition click on Junior World Championship 2013 W.

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