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Cuba against Canada in the final of the Volleyball Pan American Cup

Havana, August 14 (ACN) Cuba men’s team Will face Canada in the final today Volleyball Pan American Cup With a stage in the city of Gatineau in the Canadian province of Quebec.

Although a decent level match is expected, Cuba, the only undefeated in the tournament with no sets, came out with the label of favorites to win the crown this Sunday.

The Greatest Antilles led the talk of the gold medal after beating Chile 3-0 (25-16, 25-20 and 25-21) this Saturday, while the Canadians defeated the United States in a tight and exhausting match. defeated. 3-2 (22-25, 21-25, 29-27, 25-23 and 15-12).

The Caribbean reached the semi-finals directly due to their position as Group A leaders, with 15 points, three won and none lost, followed by the Americans (10/2–1), Chile (4/1–2) and Dominican (1/0-3).

For their part, the Canadians (10/2–1) also advanced as leaders of the straight B, followed by Puerto Ricans (9/2–1), Mexicans (7/2–1) and Brazilians (4/0). Maintained – 3).

In the challenge for the bronze medal, teams from Chile and the United States will be in action against the backdrop of the group stage, in which the Northerners won 3–0 (25–22, 25–17 and 25–14). South American.

This Sunday’s schedule also includes matches between Puerto Rico-Mexico for fifth place and Brazil-Dominican Republic for seventh place.

The Pan American Cup is a qualifier for the Central American and Caribbean Games in San Salvador and the Pan American Games in Santiago de Chile, in both cases 2023, and awards points for rankings.

Cuba’s other important objective is to continue preparations for the World Championship, which will take place in Slovenia and Poland from 26 August to 11 September.

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