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USA beat Italy in Volleyball Nations League semifinals

WARSAW, July 22 (Xinhua) — The United States males’s volleyball group will play within the ultimate of the Volleyball Nations League after they smashed Italy in straight units 25-19, 25-18, 25-19 in Gdansk, Poland on Saturday night.

Matthew Anderson earned 17 factors for the winners, whereas Thomas Jaeschke delivered 16. Alessandro Michieletto, Gianluca Galassi and Daniele Lavia have been essentially the most prolific scorers for Italy with 9 factors every.

Coach John Speraw’s aspect dominated from the very starting as Italy couldn’t discover a strategy to cease their efficient assaults. Torey Defalco closed the primary set with a powerful spike to make it 25-19.

Then the Americans stored management as Anderson turned out to be unstoppable for the Italians. Ferdinando de Giorgi’s gamers fought till the tip, however on Saturday night they didn’t present sufficient high quality to shock the United States. In the second set they scored simply 18 factors, whereas within the final set they only earned one level extra.

The United States will face Poland within the ultimate, who beat Japan 3-1 earlier on the day, in Ergo Arena Gdansk on Sunday.