Russia lost to Netherlands again in a friendly match
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 1 August, 2016. Russian Women’s team played a friendly match against the Netherlands in preparation for the Olympic Games in Brazil. The meeting was held at a school in Rio de Janeiro and ended up the Dutch team won with a score of 3: 2 (16:25, 25:19, 25:19, 23:25, 16:14). It is the second defeat in a row to The Netherlands since last bronze medal final in World Grand Prix Finals.
In the group stage of the Olympic volleyball tournament, Russia will play with the teams of Argentina, Brazil, Japan, South Korea and Cameroon. The first match of the Russia will hold on August 7 with Argentinia.