Volleybalsters beat Norway convincingly in world cup qualification


Volleybalsters beat Norway convincingly in world cup qualification

Photo: The Dutch Volleybal

The Dutch volleybalvrouwen have the good start to the world cup kwalficatie Wednesday there will be a sequel. The team of the new coach, Jamie Morrison won in Baku with a 3-0 (25-11, 25-14, and 25-13) of Norway.

The netherlands had an easy afternoon against Norway, the number 36 of the European rankings. Orange was last summer, fourth at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Laura Dijkema, Maret Balkestein-Grothues and Anne Buijs, Celeste Paste, Yvon Beliën, Nicole Koolhaas and Debby Pilon Tribe were at the beginning of the wedsrijd playing time.

Morrison could be due to the level many doorwisselen, which also Kirsten Knip, Femke Stoltenborg, Myrthe Schoot, Lonneke Sloëtjes, Marrit Jasper and Tessa Polder inside the lines came. Robin de Kruijf came as only not in action.

World cup qualification

Tuesday began Oranje to the world cup qualifier in Azerbaijan with a 3-0 victory over Denmark.

There is for the Netherlands still duels with Israel, Ukraine and the host country on the program. The winner of the group will position itself for the world cup next year in Japan, the number two is given at the end of August a second chance.

Thursday plays Orange against Israel.

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