Ksenia Smirnova of Russia spikes against Argentina
Callao, Peru, August 7, 2015 – Russia totaled 8 aces en route to a 3-0 victory over Argentina at Miguel Grau on Friday morning.
Svetlana Safronova, coach of Russia: We had a good game; we made what had been raised before the match. Although at times made mistakes, we achieved what we had planned. We have to play better and that we will correct it in the next matches.
Mauro Silvestre, coach of Argentina: After losing a game you cannot be happy, but today I am satisfied with my team. To play with powerful teams like Russia you need make everything perfect; this is the first level of volleyball and we need to ready for this.
Daria Ryseva, captain of Russia: We played what we had practice , and although we made some mistakes, We are very happy to achieve our first win
Azul Benites, captain of Argentina: We could not do what we had set. They greatly complicated us with the service and our reception did not work out. Despite the defeat, I emphasize that we show that we can develop a good game.