Turkish volleyball team make World Championship final
Vakifbank qualify for 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship final, beating Brazil's Praia Clube 3-1 in semis
By Can Erozden and Fatih Erel
Turkish club Vakifbank qualified for the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship final by beating Brazil's Praia Clube 3-1 in the semis on Saturday.
In the semifinal match in Shaoxing, China, Vakifbank won the first two sets, both 25-21.
Praia narrowed the gap to 2-1 in the third set by winning 25-22.
Vakifbank bagged the final ticket by winning the fourth set 25-18.
Winners in 2013 and 2017, Vakifbank advanced to the tournament's final stage on Sunday where they will take on Minas, another Brazilian team, for the gold.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.