National volleyball team beat host nation Turkey
The Dutch volleyball players have Friday in the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifying with a hard fought victory booked. The team of coach Gido Vermeulen drew the confrontation with host nation Turkey in Izmir in five sets: 25-16 18-25 24-26 25-23 15-6.
Crucial was the fourth set, in which Orange is terugknokte of a sizable backlog and the lead in the initiative hold. In the decisive fifth set were the men of Vermeulen the job is skillfully finished.
The volleyball players had a day earlier, White-Russia, all with clear figures reports (25-20 25-21 25-17). Orange closes the first part of the european CHAMPIONSHIP qualifier on Saturday against Austria. Next week part two, in Koog aan de Zaan.
The ‘Long Men’ play in their own country again against the same three countries. The winner of the group will position itself directly for the european CHAMPIONSHIPS next year in Poland.