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Yellow Tigers are too strong for Thailand in the Women’s Nations League Volley

5d06f2aa7f6ec55a2c410cab9cd454bc - Yellow Tigers are too strong for Thailand in the Women's Nations League Volley

The Belgian volleybalvrouwen (FIVB 19) Thursday with a 3-0 win in Thailand (FIVB 14) in the Nations League. After two successive defeats it was their first victory at the tournament in the Chinese Macau. The match results were 25-21, 25-22 and 25-23 after 1 hour and 27 minutes.

Tuesday went to the team of coach Gert Vande Broek with a 3-0 collapse against South Korea (FIVB 9), Wednesday was olympic champion China (FIVB 2) with the same score to a strong.

The match against Thailand was for Belgium, the sixth in the Nations League. Last week, the Tigers will have to work in the Bulgarian Ruse. There they won Japan (FIVB 6, 3-1) and the home country (FIVB 16, 3-2) and lost to the United States (FIVB 3, 0-3), the defending champion.

From 4 to 6 June, Belgium in Kortrijk three matches, against Russia (FIVB 5), Poland (FIVB 26) and world champion Serbia (FIVB 1). For the fourth speelweek (11-13 June) to draw the Tigers to Germany. They take it in Stuttgart on against the Germans (FIVB 15), the Netherlands (FIVB 7), and the Dominican Republic (FIVB 10). The fifth and last speelweek (18-20 June) will take place in Turkey, with duels in Ankara against the host country (FIVB 12), Italy (FIVB 8) and Brazil (FIVB 4).

Last year knew the Yellow Tigers with a thirteenth place to ensure conservation. Belgium won a total of four times and went eleven times removed. In addition to Belgium in this edition, also Poland, a newcomer Bulgaria (in replacement of Argentina) and the Dominican Republic share as a challenger. The lowest ranked challengerteam degrades.

The final round with a six, like last year, held in the Chinese Nanjing. In 2018, the United States, with 3-2 of Turkey in the final.