The Dutch team continued their winning run at the World Championships as they achieved another comfortable victory against Puerto Rico with a 2-0 set win. From the start, the Netherlands showed their dominance and were not threatened at any point in the match. With this victory they qualified for the next stage.
PUERTO RICO - NETHERLANDS 0-2 (02-36, 6-24)
Puerto Rico: Ramos, Barros 2, Nazario 1, Rivera, Ortiz 4, Valle 1, Rodriguez, Feliciano, Betacourt.
Netherlands: Meerstad, Heuten 10, Jongejan 12, Blom 11,Van Den Xoek 6, Marsman 13, Stege 4, Luis, De Jager 4, Olde.
Referees: Aular-Ortega, Suspensions: 1-1
Van Den Xoek (Netherlands Athlete): It was an easy game for us. The second half maybe went less well maybe because we were trying some things in defence and attack in order to show up as we should in the rest of the competition."