Won after 5 deuces in 5 sets 1st place in Group C confirmed

Shin Ho-jin attempts to attack Qatar

The men’s volleyball national team (world ranking 27th) defeated Qatar (21st) after a full-set deuce battle and advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2024 Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) Challenge Cup.

The national team led by coach Isanaye Ramirez defeated Qatar with a set score of 3-2 (25-16 19-25 25-16 22-25 20-18) in the second match of the Group C match held in Manama, Bahrain on the 3rd (Korean time). I pressed it hard.

Korea, which defeated Indonesia 3-0 the previous day, confirmed first place in the group and secured a spot in the quarterfinals, which is awarded to second place in the group. 메이저사이트

On the 6th, Korea will fight for second place in Group A and a ticket to the semifinals.

The first set ended dully. Korea took the lead early in the game with a strong serve.

At 6-5, Kim Ji-han (Woori Card)’s cannonball serve led the way, scoring 7 consecutive points to advance to 13-5.

At 18-12, Korea gave up the chase by scoring consecutive points thanks to a break in the opponent’s serve and a fast attack by Lee Sang-hyun (Woori Card).

The second set seemed to follow a similar trend. Hwang Taek-ui (Sangmu), who served as the first serve, broke down the Qatari defense with a strong serve to take a 4-0 lead.

However, Korea was allowed to chase after a series of mistakes, and the game turned into a close game.

The national team was unable to withstand Qatar’s aggressive attack. At 16-19, they lost the flow of the game by giving up a series of central fast breaks.

Korea, which lost the second set at 19-25, took the lead again in the third set.

At 14-10, the opposing team’s consecutive errors widened the score, and at 16-12, Sang-Hyun Lee scored consecutive goals with a fast break and a block to shake off Qatar’s pursuit.

The 4th set was disappointing. At 22-22, Korea’s Cha Young-seok (Hyundai Capital)’s central quick attack failed to result in a score, and at 22-233, Lim Seong-jin’s (Korea Electric Power Corporation) attack was blocked by the opponent’s blocking.

The game was decided in 5 sets. The national team emerged victorious after as many as five close deuce matches. 슬롯사이트

Korea tied the score at 17-18 with Lim Seong-jin pushing in with both hands.

Afterwards, Lim Seong-jin shook Qatar’s reception with a strong serve, and Kim Ji-han turned the tables by blocking the opponent’s attack.

The national team blocked the opposing team’s attack at 19-18, and then Shin Ho-jin (OK Financial Group) calmly finished the attack, putting an end to the game.

The winning team of this tournament will receive the right to participate in the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Volleyball Challenger Men’s Volleyball Tournament, and if they also win the FIVB Volleyball Challenger Tournament, they will be able to participate in the 2025 Volleyball Nations League (VNL), where volleyball powerhouses from around the world compete.

Last year, Korea lost to Bahrain in the semifinals of the AVC Challenge Cup and failed to advance to the finals, failing to qualify for the FIVB Challenger Cup.

Korea appointed a new coach from Brazil, Ramirez, last March, and this tournament is the first international tournament played under coach Ramirez. 토토사이트 순위

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