Russia upset Canada in straight-set and book a ticket to semifinals

rusrioqfcanRio de Janeiro, Brazil. August 17, 2016 – Russia upset Canada in straight-set with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-18) and book a ticket to semifinals in the quarterfinals match of the men’s volleyball tournament at Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Maxim Mikhaylov once again scored the highest total of 13 points, following Sergey Tetyukhin and Egor Klyuka both scored match-high 10 points. Recall that in the preliminary round, Canada swept USA in straight-set led by Nicholas Hoag & Gavin Schmitt.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Quarterfinals. Maracanãzinho

Russia vs Canada 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-18)

Russia: Grankin, Tetyukhin 10, Bakun, Volvich 8, Verbov (L), Mikhaylov 13, A.Volkov 7, Klyuka 10

Canada: Sanders 2, Perrin 11, Hoag 8, Duff 5, Jansen 2, Schmitt 3, Winters, Vigrass 8, Bann L, Blankenau, Marshall 3

Photo by FIVB

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