The Russian volleyball players defeated the Turkish national team and reached the playoffs of the European championship
In Baku the Russian women’s team volleyball defeated the team of Turkey with the score 3:1 (25:23, 20:25, 25:23, 25:20) and secured a place in the playoffs of the European championship, which takes place in Georgia and Azerbaijan.
In the Russian team the most productive was Natalia Goncharova, who scored 24 points and Tatiana Kosheleva, who brought the team 18 points.
“I made changes in the starting lineup and is pleased with how he worked, – said the chief coach of the Russian team Konstantin Ushakov told reporters. – We have 14 great players, our second line is always ready to help when needed and cope with any difficult situation that we faced during our matches. Three of the four sets that we played, was very tight, the match was a real battle of two great teams.”
Our team previously defeated the Ukrainians five parties, guaranteed himself at least third place in the group, giving a berth to the first round of the playoffs. On Monday, the team Ushakova in the final match of group play with the national team of Bulgaria.