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Tandara and Natalia lead as Brazil claim 12th title in World Grand Prix


Tandara and Natalia lead as Brazil claim 12th title in World Grand Prix | FIVB – Press release

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Tandara and Natalia lead as Brazil claim 12th title in World Grand Prix

 

Tandara Caixeta and Natalia Pereira led Brazil to its 12th World Grand Prix title victory after they defeated Italy in a five-set match

 

Nanjing, China, August 6, 2017 – Tandara Caixeta and Natalia Pereira fronted the brilliant Brazilian 3-2 (26-24, 17-25, 25-22, 22-25, 15-8) triumph over Italy in the gold medal match of the 2017 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix at the Nanjing Olympic Sports Centre on Sunday.

World Grand Prix - Scores


Tandara and Natalia each had a 22-point output in the gold medal victory, where they led the charge especially in the comeback set-wins. Paola Egonu led all scorers with 29 points and Caterina Bosetti added 17 markers. Brazil made a huge effort on defence as they mounted 15 blocks against the Italian hitters.

World Grand Prix – Match Statistics by Teams


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