Zhu Ting leads China against young Italian star Paola Ogechi Egonu in the semifinals.
China can keep Netherlands out of the semifinals as the two teams meet on the last day before the final four.
Serbia and China came out on top of the first day of the FIVB World Grand Prix Final Six. Team USA forged a comeback on the Serbians but was unable to handle their strong attack, while China fought through three difficult sets to down Brazil in a sweep.
China is among one of two teams, Japan, that have competed in all 25 editions of the World Grand Prix. In that time, the Chinese crew has won only one gold medal, when they finished undefeated in 2003.
Who is sought out to be one of the best players in the world, Zhu Ting doesn’t think that she is anything special. Is she being too modest, though?
Brazil’s Natalia Pereira has been named the week three Player of the Week at the World Grand Prix.
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Serbia will be in the final six after a sweep of Russia at the 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix.
China and Japan meet up with both teams in the top six and looking to stay there.