Germany, South Korea & Puerto Rico Go Undefeated In Week 2 Group 2

2017 FIVB VOLLEYBALL WORLD GRAND PRIX – GROUP 2 DAILY RECAP

  • Group 2
  • July 7th – August 6th
  • FIVB World Grand Prix Round 1
  • Schedule/Results

Germany, South Korea and Puerto Rico finished week two with an undefeated record in Group 2 of the FIVB World Grand Prix.

Germany finished their weekend with a three-set sweep over Colombia with the help of Louisa Lippmann and Tanja Grosser who each put down 15 points in the win. Kazakhstan took down Croatia in four behind Yetaterina Zhanova’s 22 points in Pool D2.

Pool E2 saw Peru take down Argentina in four while Korea fought to defeat Poland in a four-set battle. Peru’s offense was led by Angela Leyva and Jessenia Uceda who produced 21 and 20 points, respectively. For Korea, Yeon Koung Kim and Heejin Kim dominated the court with 25 and 20 points, respectively.

In Pool F2, two five-set matches took place with the Czech Republic topping Canada and Puerto Rico defeating Bulgaria. The Czech was led by Karolina Bednarova with 15 points. The fourth set of the Puerto Rico/Bulgaria match went into a deep amount of extra points, with Bulgaria securing the win to force a fifth set 35-33. The Puerto Rican were led by Karina Ocasio, Daly Santana and Stephanie Enright with 25, 20 and 19 points, respectively.

Group 2 standings after day six:

Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1 South Korea 5 1 16 17 5 3.400 511 452 1.131
2 Poland 5 1 15 16 4 4.000 494 386 1.280
3 Germany 5 1 14 16 6 2.667 512 431 1.188
4 Czech Republic 5 1 13 15 9 1.667 532 521 1.021
5 Bulgaria 3 3 11 15 12 1.250 592 570 1.039
6 Peru 3 3 9 11 11 1.000 511 501 1.020
7 Colombia 3 3 9 9 11 0.818 452 453 0.998
8 Puerto Rico 3 3 7 11 13 0.846 522 540 0.967
9 Canada 2 4 8 11 13 0.846 540 498 1.084
10 Kazakhstan 1 5 3 5 16 0.313 416 499 0.834
11 Croatia 1 5 2 6 17 0.353 422 560 0.754
12 Argentina 0 6 1 3 18 0.167 409 502 0.815

  • Venue:  Baluan Sholak Sports Palace, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • All times are Almaty Time (UTC+06:00).
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
14 Jul 14:10 3–1 Croatia 25–22 25–27 25–19 25–20 100–88 P2P3
14 Jul 17:10 1–3 Germany 25–20 18–25 17–25 21–25 81–95 P2P3
15 Jul 14:10 0–3 Germany 24–26 15–25 6–25 45–76 P2P3
15 Jul 17:10 1–3 Colombia 21–25 25–20 25–27 16–25 87–97 P2P3
16 Jul 14:10 3–0 Colombia 25–16 25–16 25–23 75–55 P2P3
16 Jul 17:10 3–1 Croatia 25–22 22–25 25–20 25–15 97–82 P2P3

  • Venue:  Hala sportowo-widowiskowa KSZO, Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski, Poland
  • All times are Central European Summer Time (UTC+02:00).
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
14 Jul 17:25 0–3 South Korea 25–27 22–25 8–25 55–77 P2P3
14 Jul 20:25 3–1 Peru 22–25 25–17 27–25 27–25 101–92 P2P3
15 Jul 17:25 3–0 Peru 26–24 27–25 25–15 78–64 P2P3
15 Jul 20:25 3–0 Argentina 25–10 26–24 25–15 76–49 P2P3
16 Jul 17:25 3–1 Argentina 25–18 18–25 25–23 25–19 93–85 P2P3
16 Jul 20:25 1–3 South Korea 26–24 23–25 19–25 24–26 92–100 P2P3

  • Venue:  Roberto Clemente Coliseum, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • All times are Atlantic Standard Time (UTC−04:00).
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
14 Jul 17:10 3–2 Bulgaria 25–27 25–20 12–25 25–14 15–9 102–95 P2P3
14 Jul 20:10 3–2 Canada 25–20 25–21 22–25 20–25 15–13 107–104 P2P3
15 Jul 17:10 3–1 Canada 15–25 30–28 31–29 25–21 101–103 P2P3
15 Jul 20:10 3–0 Czech Republic 25–20 25–21 25–17 75–58 P2P3
16 Jul 15:10 3–2 Canada 25–22 18–25 16–25 25–23 15–11 99–106 P2P3
16 Jul 18:10 3–2 Bulgaria 26–24 22–25 25–18 33–35 15–7 121–109 P2P3

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