Volleyball World Championship: DVV-Frauen advanced early despite defeat to USA

Status: 30/09/2022 8:21 PM

On Friday evening (30/09/22) the German volleyball players advanced early to the second group stage of the world championships in the Netherlands and Poland, despite a defeat against Olympic champions USA.

The team of national coach Vital Heynen lost for the second time in a row in a clear 0:3 (17:25, 13:25, 24:26) against the top favorites in Lodz, Poland, but the fourth place in the group of six is ​​lost. to the DVV women for the final game with Canada on Saturday (4:00 PM)

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Against the world number one, the USA, who lost only one set at the World Cup, the German team had to admit a defeat, just like in the 0:3 against defending champions Serbia the day before.

The German volleyball women suffered their first defeat in the third game at the World Cup. There was a 0:3 against world champion Serbia.

Put ball in the third round

Top scorer of the DVV selection, who missed a set point in the third round, was Kimberly Drewniok with eight points. The DVV selection won the first two matches against Bulgaria (3:1) and Kazakhstan (3:0).

Because both Bulgaria and Kazakhstan also lost their fourth game on Friday and can therefore no longer catch up with the German team, Heynen’s team can already make plans for the second group stage. This will be played in two groups of eight from 4 to 9 October, the four best teams from each group advance to the quarter-finals. The German women have never won a World Cup medal.

The German volleyball players suffered their first defeat at the World Cup. The DVV selection lost to defending champion Serbia in 0:3 sets.

After their victory over Bulgaria in the second game against Kazakhstan, the German volleyball players did it again.