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WCHJ M: USA recorded routine victory

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In the early-awaited duel between USA and Rwanda in the Pool C at the World Championship Men`s U21, USA powerhouse overcome Rwanda 3-1 (25-11, 25-18, 27-29, 25-14) to take the first victory in group in Izmir.


USA celebrate their first victory against Rwanda

USA`s player Thomas Jaeschke topped the scorers with 19 points fallowed by Benjamin Patch 15 and Taylor Gregory 14. On the other side of the net, captain of Rwanda, Aimable Mutuyimana made 16 points.

The main technical difference between the opponents was the reception which caused a lot of problems for the Rwandan team and allowed USA to use their service to win the first set widely 25-11.

However the Rwandan team improved their reception relatively in the second set, but USA continued to use their spike service as well as their big weapons in attack Thomas Jaeschke and Benjamin Patch in attacks to win the second but harder 25-18.

The third set was another picture as the Rwandan team fought hardly for each ball and started to use the proper setting to captain Aimable Mutuyimana who extracted all the power and scored the crucial points for his team to win the third set 29-27 after a great fight.

Again USA used the spike service to disturb the Rwandans to win the fourth set 25-14 and the match 3-1.

To read more similar news from this competition click Junior World Championship 2013 M 

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