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WL: Finland downs Portugal second time in a row

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source: fivb.com; Photo: fivb.com

The national team of Finland is the series! It has two out of two in the third weekend of the 2015 FIVB World League.



After losing 4 matches against Belgium at the start of the tournament, the Finnish team scored two victories againt Portugal in Pool E, both at home.

Yesterday, Finland needed only 3 sets, but today it had to work harder – 3-1 (25-23, 28-30, 25-14, 25-23).

Thus, Portugal ended 3rd weekend of the World league with all 4 losses.

Olli-Pekka Ojansivu was proverbially the best scorer in Finland (18) followed by the duo with 16 pointsAntti Siltala and Matti Oivanen.

Hugo Gaspar had 18 and André Reis Lopes 11 points for Portugal.


Game Date/Time Teams Set Result per set Stats Videos
7th game 05. 06. 2015 18:30 Finland vs Portugal 3:0 25:19; 25:23; 25:22   VIDEO
8th game 06. 06. 2015 17:00 Netherlands vs Belgium 3:2 25:21; 25:18; 14:25; 22:25; 15:9    
9th game 06. 06. 2015 18:30 Finland vs Portugal 3:1 25:23; 28:30; 25:14; 25:23    
10th game 07. 06. 2015 15:00 Netherlands vs Belgium 0:0  


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