The draw between Italy and Nederlands (9-9) was the most noticeable result  in the afternoon session of the 11th World Women’s Junior Championship, whose the first day was accomplished in Volos.

Italians had a lead(5-1) but then, the team of Nederlands managed to reduce the dispute and afterwards to balance.

USA, Greece and Spain had a comfortable evening, beating Mexico, Great Britain and Ukraine with impressively high rates.

The results in the afternoon session:

GROUP C

ITALY – NEDERLANDS 9-9 (5-1, 0-3, 2-3, 2-2)

ITALY(P. Zizza): Gragnolati 5, Carrega 2, Picozzi 1, Ctitino 1.

NEDERLANDS (G. J. Schuthaws): Rijn Van 3, Drewes 2, Aan 1, Rozeboom 1, Joustra 1, Kooihaas 1.

Extraplayer: ΙΤΑ: 5/16, NED: 4/9

Penalties: ITA: 1/1, NED: 0/0

Referees: Birakis (GRE), Dreval (RUS)

GROUP D

UKRAINE – SPAIN 8-23 (1-5, 2-6, 3-7, 2-5)

UKRAINE (M. Lebediev):Bulakh 3, Melnychuk 2, Khodos 1, Andrieieva 1, Telypko 1.

SPAIN (X. Perez): Ortiz 6, Forca 5, Gonzalez Ir. 3, Crespi 2, Leiton 2, Cordobes 2, Castella 1, Gonzalez And. 1, Mota 1.

Extraplayer: UKR: 3/9, ESP: 4/10

Penalties: UKR: 2/2, ESP: 1/1

Referees: Waldow (NZL), Varkonyi (HUN)

GROUP D

USA-ΜΕΧΙCO 28-0 (6-0, 7-0, 7-0,8-0)

USA (C. Simmons) :  Fischer 6, Barr 5, Prentice 4, Neushul 4, Brooks 3, Mutafyan 3, Loughlin 2, Raney 1

MEXICO (K. Alfaro):

Εxtraplayer: USA:  6/8, ΜΕX: 0/0

Penalties: USA: 0/0, MEX: 0/0

Referees: Kunikova (SVK),  Taylor (GBR)

GROUP A

GREAT BRITAIN- GREECE 4-27 (1-5, 2-8, 1-9, 0-5)

GREAT BRITAIN (T. Nousios):  Grimes 4

GREECE (G. Morfesis):  Pleuritou E. 5, Xenaki 5, Charalampidi S. 4, Eleftheriadou 4,  Charalampidi I. 3, Kalogerakou 2, Chydirioti 2, Patra 1, Niarchakou 1

Extraplayer:  GBR 3/8, GRE 3/4

Penalties: GBR 0/0, GRE 1/2

Referees: Colominas (ESP),  Murray (CAN)