News

End EK for volleyball players after a large defeat against Belgium

End EK for volleyball players after a large defeat against Belgium

The Dutch volleyball players Monday off on the European championship. Belgium was in Katowice, Poland with 3-0 too strong for the team of coach Gido Vermeulen.

The team had in the last team contest a victory of 3-0 or 3-1 is necessary to have a chance to keep on continue in the tournament, but that was not to be.

Against Belgium, Orange in both the first and second set was a nice lead, but that was both times given it away. It was 21-25, 21-25 and 21-25.

Orange was the tournament Friday started with a defeat of 3-1 against Turkey. Sunday, leaving the Dutch national volleyball team against reigning European champion France and three match points down and they lost with 3-2.

Belgium qualified as group winners directly to the quarterfinals and don’t have tussenronde to play.

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular