Dutch volleyball players won’t be present in the Tokyo Games come july 1st. The Orange lost on Saturday when you look at the semifinals regarding the European Olympic Qualifier in three units of Germany: 25-27 23-25 22-25.
The elimination had been a large dissatisfaction for the group. The Dutch women's team emerged in 4th four years back in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Of most of the participating groups when you look at the qualifying tournament, that has been held in Apeldoorn, the Orange had been the best rated group on earth position (sixth). Germany is just fifteenth on that record, but because of celebrity player Louisa Lippmann in specific, it absolutely was plainly also powerful when it comes to group of advisor Gianni Caprara.
After the 3-0 lost match, Caprara had a difficult wisdom for the Dutch ladies. "We played badly. In particular, we failed in defense. I didn't see the right attitude and attitude with the team, "he told the NOS.
The German ladies, whom destroyed 3 x towards the Netherlands in event games a week ago, will have fun with the last on Sunday for a violation for Tokyo. The opponent arises from the match between Turkey and Poland. (ANP)