News from our newspaper (Reporter Xie Chen) Last night, in the sixth round of the 2020 National Men's Volleyball Championship, Tianjin Men's Volleyball Team lost to Zhejiang 0-3 (22-25, 16-25, 23-25) The team missed the quarterfinals of this game.
In this National Men’s Volleyball Championship, the Tianjin team suffered a “human shortage”. Compared with last season’s volleyball Super League, it not only lacked the support of domestic and foreign aid, but the players also suffered injuries. Moreover, since the start of the match, the Tianjin team has completed six consecutive group matches in six days, and the team has no time or room to rest and adjust. Last night, facing the Zhejiang team with national players such as Zhang Jingyin, the Tianjin team went all out in three games, but finally lost due to the gap in lineup and strength. In the group stage with 1 win and 5 losses, Tianjin team finally ranked sixth in Group B and missed the quarterfinals.
Last night, Tianjin team coach Jiang Jie said bluntly after the match: "Zhejiang team achieved a complete victory in the group stage. We have a certain gap with our opponents. The first two games of this match are unfortunately lost, especially the first game against Hubei. The first two games were reversed. Although they failed to advance to the quarter-finals, the team will still take it seriously in the next 9 to 14 qualifying matches, strive for every point and every round, and give young players better through the game. More opportunities to exercise."
The Tianjin team had a bye in the last round of today's group match. Starting tomorrow, the Tianjin team will participate in the 9-14 qualifying.