Testing Times For GB Men in Tunisia

5th August 2007

The British Men are currently training and playing in Tunisia, fresh from their series in Egypt last month.

The men have played 5 games so far since Thursday (2nd August) through to today, Sunday 5th August.

On Thursday and Friday the squad faced the A team and lost 3-0 and 3-1 respectively. On Saturday they went on to play the B team and faired well, winning 3-1 (25-18, 14-25, 26-24, 25-23). Sunday the B Team put up more fight and took things to 5 sets which went the hosts way ultimately 2-3 (20-25, 22-25, 35-33, 25-21, 10-15), the third set showing GBs increased resilience, taking the set after a tiring 35 points!

The squad will play a number of further matches before returning home on this Thursday and then will be flying out to Poland on Monday 13th August to play in the Wagner Cup.

More updates and details of the squad to follow.
Testing Times For GB Men in Tunisia