Brazil closed as leaders of Pool C after a four setter win over China.
Mexicali, Mexico, September 13, 2015 - Brazil won the battle of the undefeated teams to define the leader of Pool C.
Leonardo Carvalhos pupils were also among the teams that kept their undefeated streak on the first round after prevailing in four sets over China after the Asians had a third set comeback.
Scores were 26-24, 25-22, 23-25 and 25-22. Libin Liu scored 17 points for China as best scorer of the match, followed by Zhejia Zhang with 15, the same number of points tallied by Brazilian Rodrigo Leao, while Douglas Souza finished with 14.
Brazilian defense was key with 39 digs registered during the match, despite the 13-7 blocking advantage managed by China. Brazil also closed with 10 collective aces against 6 by China.