As part of the women's qualification match for the Olympic Games, the volleyball players of the national teams of Canada and the Czech Republic will come face to face. Which of the opponents will get the victory in this match? Our sports portal evaluates the chances of success of teams.
The Canadian national team has won four victories in six Olympic qualification matches. It is worth noting that the North American team lost only in matches with the Dominican Republic (2:3) and Serbia (0:3), while the Netherlands (3:2), China (3:2), Ukraine (3:1) and Mexico defeated the Maple Leafs (3:0). In the standings of its group, Canada is on the fourth line, but even a victory in this match will not help it get to the Olympic Games.
Czech Republic (w)
The Czech team will also not get to the Olympic Games. The team has won only twice in six matches. The team was able to defeat the Dominican Republic (3:2) and Mexico (3:1) in face-to-face games. But failures happened in duels with the Netherlands (0:3), China (0:3), Serbia (1:3) Ukraine (1:3). In the standings, the Czech Republic is on the sixth line, with 5 points to its credit. It will not be possible to climb higher, but the team can still take the seventh line.
Statistics and figures:
- The hosts are the favorites of the meeting;
- Canada won three matches in a row;
- The Czech Republic has won twice in six games at the tournament;
- The last full-time game of the opponents ended with a score of 3:2 in favor of Canada.
In this match, Canada will be able to defeat the Czech Republic, and with a handicap of 1.5 sets. However, the Czech squad will still catch one party. In rare cases, in face-to-face games, opponents make do with three games played.