2016 Olympic Champions Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst run through young American’s Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes for 2-0, (21-16, 21-16) victory.
The reigning 2016 Olympic champions flew through Lucky Loser winners Fan Wang/Yuan Yue of China 2-0, (21-19, 21-14).
USA’s young pair, Kelly Claes and Sara Hughes continue their run at the 2017 Vienne Beach World Championships with a win over Spain’s Elsa Baquerizo/Amaranta Navarro 2-0, (21-16, 21-18).
The Round of 32 has been established following the conclusion of pool play and the Lucky Loser round of the 2017 Vienna Beach World Championships.
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Sixteen spots in the Round of 32 were decided as eight pool winners were crowned and eight second place teams moved on on Day 4 of the FIVB Beach Championships. Two Brazilian teams claimed pool titles.
The reigning Olympic champions, Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst defeated fellow countrywomen, Karla Borger and Margareta Kozuch in a tough two-set battle.
Looking ahead to the 28 matches on Sunday, when pools D, H, I and L wrap up play, three groups will feature battles between two 2-0 sides.
Day two of the FIVB Beach World Championships has ended with #1 seeded Larissa Franca/Talita Antunes needing three sets to take down Austrian duo Katharina Holzer/Teresa Strauss.