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Japan spikers triumph over Thailand

Nov 15, 2013

Japan spikers triumph over Thailand

Japan defeated Thailand 3-0 (25-20, 29-27, 25-22) in a thrilling evening match on the third day of the FIVB Women’s Grand Champions Cup at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Friday. The hosts raised their record to 2-1 with six points while the Thais dropped to ...

Aug 28, 2013

Japan cruises past Italy in World Grand Prix finals opener

Japan defeated Italy in straight sets on Wednesday in their opening match at the World Grand Prix finals. Japan, which won the bronze medal last summer at the London Olympics, beat Italy 25-18, 25-19, 25-22 at Hokkaido Prefectural Sports Center with Yukiko Ebata top-scoring ...