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Perfect Start for Croatia at Women’s Volleyball World Cup

CroatiaCroatia has made the perfect start to the Women’s Volleyball World Cup in Rome, Italy on Tuesday…

The impressive Croatians beat Argentina 3:1 (25:17, 26:28, 26:24, 25:19) to claim 3 points in their opening match of Group A. After winning the first set, the Croatia were unlucky not to take a 2-0 set to love lead, but the spirited Argentines managed to win a close-set 28:26. The Croatians then took the last two sets to claim victory.

Samanta Fabris was named man of the match with 16 points (11 winners and 5 blocks), whilst Mia Jerkov (14 points), Senna Ušić (11 ) Maja Poljak (10), and Sanja Popović (8) were all impressive. Croatia face Italy next on Wednesday at 20:00. Dominican Republic, Tunis and Germany also are in Croatia’s group.

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