Ankara, Turkey, August 19, 2015 - Bulgaria sweeps seventh place off Thailand on the final day of the FIVB Women’s U23 World Championship winning 3-2 during tie-break (25–21, 21–25, 17–25, 25-11, 15-8). Read more for match quotes from coaches and captains.
Bulgaria coach Atanas Lazarov: My team improved throughout this tournament and I’m pleased with their development as they have learnt how to fight until the end. I would like to congratulate my team; it’s good to finish the tournament with a win.
Bulgaria captain Petya Barakova: I’m pleased with this result as we didn’t expect it; it’s good to finish off seventh.
Thailand coach Natap Srisamutnak: We ended the tournament with a great game and we are a young developing team. Our biggest problem throughout this tournament was concentration of the players and focusing.
Thailand player Kongyot Ajcharaporn: I’m happy that it was a great match but disappointed we lost. It was a great tournament.