Brazilian players will take on Australia’s pair in the gold dispute
The volleyball among women is by Palha saga and Duda. Last week’s champions in Cancun, they are in the finals for the third consecutive stage of the World Beach volleyball circuit in Mexico. On this Saturday, he won two matches played, thus guaranteeing his place in this Sunday’s decision, starting 18th, against Clancy and Artacho del Soler from Australia. The match will be broadcast live on SporTV 2.
In the first game this Saturday, the pair took turns to beat Van Eersel and Ypama of the Netherlands by 2 sets to 1: 15/21, 21/9 and 15/11. Qualified for the semi-finals, the coach Marco Four-led team faced difficulties, but got another win this time, with Canadians Sarah Pavan and Melissa Hamana – part of 21/15, 20-22 and 16/14. From pardes 2 to 1. .
After the match, Duda analyzed and emphasized the importance of winning on such a strong team.
– Today’s game was very tough, against a strong team and both teams study hard. It is always a game where we have to make the least possible mistakes, always decide on the details and where we need a good head, analyze the game and put our heart to it. As it was today – Duda said.
The player talked about the three-week sequence in Cancun, which disputes the stages in the bubble system.
– Doing saga and I used to be very focused step by step because we knew that three weeks would be very tough, but we won each day, each sport and our body worked a lot. Our committee made very good physical preparation, we also had a very strong part mentally. We were staying here every day because we knew that the intensity of all the tournaments would be considerable. And, moreover, that teams want a lot of wins because we are so close to the Olympics – Duda.
There were also male representatives in the court this Saturday in Brazil. Alison and Alvaro Filho, however, did not achieve positive results. The Brazilian team advanced to the quarterfinals by 2 sets 0 (21/23 and 15/21) from Cherif and Ahmed, Qatar.