National volleyball team open OCTOBER with a hard fought victory against South Korea

In the Dutch national volleyball team have on Friday in their opening match of the olympic qualifying tournament (OCT) winner. The team of coach Roberto Piazza notched up a hard fought victory against South Korea.

Orange, stronger feel and I back from a 0-2 deficit in sets, and finally won with a 3-2 (23-25, 25-27, 26-24, 25-20, and 15-12) to South Korea, which is in the 23rd place in the ranking is occupied.

In the first two sets, and gave the Netherlands a time to an early lead over the rest. The number 26 in the world, missed in the second act, on a 25-24 set point, then the Asians, a little later, however, toesloegen.

In the thrilling third set was the same and used in the formation of a Piazza in the third set. The orange, which came in the fourth set, still in arrears, but after that, it was made by the South Korean opposition.

Thijs ter Horst, made the crucial point is, after the Netherlands, the first two match points missed. He was responsible for a total of sixteen points, and was associated with Nimir Abdel-Aziz, who top-scored in the Dutch side.

YES! The @Lange_Mannen to win! All olympischedroom stays alive! Morning sue them in Belgium.
#OKTRotterdam #FIVBOQT #TeamNL

AvatarAuteurvolleybalnlMoment of plaatsen16:51 am – 9 August, 2019 at the latest

Belgium’s next opponents

The netherlands will play in the OCT, in our own country, in a total of three games. On Saturday, Belgium will be the next opponent on Sunday, the tournament concludes with a match against the United States of america.

Only the winner of the group will position itself for the Olympics, in which eleven states and the host country, Japan, to participate. In case crude oil does not qualify), then in January 2020 and have a chance to get a ticket to get hold of.

On every continent, a NOV was organized, with eight of the participating countries, of which only the winners of the Games. In the European qualifier, to do with the world of the European rankings, and the host country.

In the Dutch national volleyball team have qualified for in 2004, for the last time before the Games and ended up as the ninth. In 1996, in Atlanta, the olympic champion and for four years previously, got them in Barcelona and a silver medal.

See also:
The Dutch athletes are in the Olympic Games in Tokyo

Follow us

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

Most popular