Today, Serbia won the volleyball finals against Italy, therefore, gaining first ever gold medal! With score 3-2, Serbia is the best national team in the world. This day is a historic date for Serbian girls from national volleyball team. Total result by sets is: 21-25, 25-14, 23-25, 25-19, 15-12 for Serbian girls. Surely, people in Serbia are celebrating this achievement, therefore stating Serbia is a small country with undeniable spirit. Another famous Serb, Novak Djokovic, won recently too in Shanghai. Eastern countries are truly bringing luck to Serbian sportsman. Most importantly, they are bringing gold medals.
This final match was truly a historic moment for Serbian girls. Their first finals in FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Championship ever and first win! They bring down Italy to their knees with fantastic tactical decisions by national coach Zoran Terzic. With his experience and tactical knowledge, these girls won the hearts of Japan volleyball fans. And of course, they won the hearts of all people back in Serbia. Really, a magnificent achievement by winning this championship, which was hosted in Japan.
Excellent performances by Brankica Mihajlovic and Tijana Boskovic – who won the MVP player on the Championship – decided the winner. Of course, all of the girls were just fantastic, and we won’t forget their success. In addition to that, Serbian girls have created the historic moment in Serbian volleyball. Even if Serbian girls were two times with a set down, they’ve managed to get back in the match and win it. What passion and emotions these girls have is clearly visible by Stefana Nedeljkovic reaction.
This was the first time after 1978, that two European teams are in the finals of World Championship.
2018 FIVB Women’s World Championship Top Six final ranking:
• Gold: Serbia
• Silver: Italy
• Bronze: China
• 4th: Netherlands
• 5th: USA
• 6th: Japan
Congratulations SERBIA, congratulations GIRLS, WE LOVE YOU!!!