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Superliga has now reached its halfway point. The eight best teams up until now will go on to face each other in the Brazilian Cup. Also, Tifanny Abreu became the first transgender woman to play in a Superliga game.
With seven matches remaining, new Georgia head coach Tom Black has already compiled nearly as many wins (15) as the Bulldogs’ previous two seasons combined (18).
Having a large number of great players on a team is not enough to be successful as you need team chemistry to build trust and keep things flowing the correct way.
Brazil upset Team USA with an easy 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-19) win to secure the silver medal.
China guarantees its gold medal with still one round of matches left to play. Team USA will face off against Brazil in the battle for Silver.
Team USA secured the win in the tie break. Meanwhile, the Chinese completely outclassed Korea and Japan upset Brazil, virtually crowning the Chinese as tournament champions with still two games left to play.
As the tournament moves over from Tokyo to Nagoya, Team USA will try to build on their win against Korea, while the Russian squad must win to threaten China’s inevitable title.
Rachel Adams, Lauren Gibbemeyer, Jordan Larson, Andrea Drews and Kimberly Hill all gave a balanced effort in USA’s victory over Korea 3-0 (25-22, 25-20, 25-16)
Team USA has announced their 14 player roster for the 2017 FIVB World Grand Champions Cup that will be held in Tokyo and Nagoya, Japan from September 5-10.