27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Koshkarev Dmitry: The match with volleyball players from Hong Kong turned out to be simple

The Russians overcame the tandem Pui Lam Vong / Pok Man Yeung by 2-0 (21:11, 21:6)

Yaroslav Koshkarev acting in tandem with Konstantin Semenov in 27th Summer Universiade 2013 beach volleyball tournament stated to R-Sport Agency that the victory over Hong Kong duеt was easy for the Russian tandem. “I agree that the match turned out to be not so difficult. Still, the boys from Hong Kong came and showed themselves off. We also tried not to relax, to play at full strength, and we succeeded. We tried to please the fans, which I wish to thank for their support. Of course, we had not won for a very long time with a score of 21:6”, Koshkarev said, noting that there are strong teams in the volleyball tournament of the Universiade. “In our group, we do not know anyone by names; still there are boys in the tournament that appear in the World Series. Here there are interesting teams that play in the main draw of the World Tour. Poles, Czechs, someone else”, said the volleyball player. Koshkarev noted the high organization level of the Universiade in Kazan.”The weather is nice, conditions are cool. Everything is great. We arrived the night before yesterday. Arranged perfectly - the organization is on the top-level. Supreme, just like the Olympics”, he added. On Tuesday, Koshkarev and Semenov will take part in the second match of the tournament. Their opponents will be volleyball players from Austria Christoph Dressler and Fabian Kandolf.

«R-Sport», 28 July 2013