Havana, August 14 (ACN) Cuban men’s team Canada will face Canada today in the final match of the championship american volleyball cupwith a theater in the city of Gatineau, in the Canadian province of Quebec.
Despite the expectation of a well-rounded game, the Cubans, the only undefeated team in the tournament who did not face a match, came out on Sunday with the title favorites named.
The largest of the Antilles advanced to the gold-medal debate by defeating Chile 3-0 (25-16, 25-20 and 25-21) this Saturday, while the Canadians beat the United States in a tight and exhausting match. 3-2 (22-25, 21-25, 29-27, 25-23, 15-12).
The Caribbean reached the semi-finals directly due to its status as the leader of Group A, with 15 points, three wins and none lost, followed by the Americans (10/1-2), Chilean (4/1-2) and the Dominicans. (1/0-3).
For their part, the Canadians (10/2-1) led directly as the leaders of the Puerto Ricans (9/ 2-1), the Mexicans (7/ 2-1) and the Brazilians (4/0). – 3).
In the challenge for the bronze medal, the Chilean team and the United States will be in action, against the backdrop of the group stage, where the Northerners won 3-0 (25-22, 25-17 and 25-14). South america.
Sunday’s program also includes the matches of Puerto Rico with Mexico in fifth place and Brazil with the Dominican Republic in seventh place.
The Pan American Cup is a qualifier for the Central American and Caribbean Games in San Salvador and the Pan American Games in Santiago de Chile, both times in 2023, and awards points for standings.
Another important goal for the Cubans is to continue preparing for the World Championships, which are scheduled to be held from August 26 to September 11 in Slovenia and Poland.
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