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China meets Russia in women's volleyball quarterfinals
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08:41, August 18, 2008

Reigning Olympic champion China will play Russia in the quarter-finals of the Beijing Olympics women's volleyball tournament.

The Chinese women, who beat Russia in a five-set thriller in the final to win the gold medal at the Athens Games, will meet Russia while world No. 1 Brazil takes on Japan, according to the result of drawing of lots Sunday evening.

In the other quarter-finals scheduled for Tuesday, Cuba will compete against Serbia and the United States is to play Italy.

Source:Xinhua

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