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  • 03 / 18 / 2015

Cuba looking for his first success in the III Pan American Cup volleyball female sub 18 when they face today Puerto Rico in Group B of the tournament to be held until 22 in the Sports City Coliseum.

According to the approved program Monday, Cuban debut against Puerto Rican, and then come up with selections from Chile and Costa Rica, all disputed by the ticket that gives the event for the world of Lima, Peru, seven through August 16 I come.

In section A are already classified campuses Dominican Republic, Mexico, Argentina and Peru, which will compete with the sole purpose of advancing to the final.

Tomás Fernández, Cuban team's technical director, said that his regular central atacadoras Heidy will Casanova and Liset Herrera, the corner Diaris Perez and Aidachi Attilah -capitana-, the opposite Kitania Medina, the passer Gretell libero Moreno and Ana Claudia Fernández .

On its main players change, Fernandez told Carmela Massip, Jessica Aguilera and setter Dalila Palma.

The other match on Tuesday B segment will be between Costa Rica and Chile, while in the segment A will play Argentina and Peru, and the Dominican Republic and Mexico.

Winners casts of each group will go directly to the semifinal round on Saturday 21, while the occupants of the second and third place, will bump Crusaders in the quarterfinals on Friday.

The discussion of the medals will be Sunday 22, a day in which the challenges that will define the positions from fifth to eighth places will be made.

In the first edition of 2011, was won by Argentina, followed by Mexico and Dominican Republic, respectively, and the Brazilians dominated the second in 2013, escorted by the Puerto Ricans and Dominicans, in that order.

Source: AIN

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