Finally! Valdez tows the Philippines to victory
Alyssa Valdez led the Philippines once again to score a victory against Kazakhstan, 25-22, 25-23, 20-25, 25-17, in the ongoing 2018 Asian Women’s Volleyball Cup in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand Tuesday.
Kazakhstan sent its team B for this tournament, different from the group that played in the 2018 Asian Games.
Kazakhstan instantly capitalized on the mistake of the Philippines, 2-8. The Filipinas immediately brought the lead down to three, 17-20, but the Kazakhstan overpowered them to extend the match into a fourth set, 20-25.
The Philippines slowly woke up in the fourth quarter, avoiding another meltdown, 25-17.
The Filipinas finished the group round with 1-2 record and will next play in the classification round.