The home team may finish fifth in the world
Bulgaria’s youth national volleyball team will play a match for the fifth place at the World Cup, in which the country is not co-host with Italy.
The native national team defeated the Czech Republic with 3: 1 (24:26, 25:22, 25:22, 25:23), in a playoff match to determine places from fifth to eighth.
So tomorrow the team in Bulgaria will face each other between Brazil and Belgium, in a match for honor and ranking fifth in the world for this age.
Today’s match in the Italian city of Carbonia started with a dramatic game in favor of the Czech Republic, but the boys did not show great character and reached a turning point.
The first part went point by point all the time, but the home team bends right at the decisive moment. At 24:24 we made a mistake service, then with a successful attack the Czechs managed to close the part with 26:24.
The second part also develops quite equally, but at 19:19 Bulgaria makes a decisive series with three consecutive points. Thus, with the antrupped lead of 22:19, the home team calmly played final points and won the game with 25:22.
The third part of the match is quite identical to the second. Bulgaria again took the lead after a series of points and came out with 21:17, and the one associated with Alex Nikolov turned out to be decisive for the final success in the game with 25:22.
Quite dramatic and the last Thursday part, which develops equally until 20:20. Then the stars in our team – Alex Nikolov and Denis Karyagin led the team in the final part and the game will be won at 25:23, with which Bulgaria won the match.