Women’s Volleyball Olympics 2012

Women’s Volleyball Olympics 2012

  • Posted: Jul 28, 2012
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China ran Serbia off their feet at Earls Court as they got their London 2012 women’s Volleyball campaign off to a winning start.

 Yu Juemin’s side were the most impressive performers across the first two games played, earning a 3-1 win.

With Serbia boasting a front row of Brankica Mihajlovic, Ivana Djerisolo and Maja Ognjenovic that amounted to just shy of 20 feet in height, China were never going to win too many points at the net early on and so it proved as they lost the first set 25-16.

But the Serbian resilience started to tire quickly in the second set and, with libero Xian Zhang cleaning up well on the floor, China got some momentum and edged it 25-18. read more

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