The Dominican senior women’s team defeated Cuba in the opening day of the Women’s Pan American Volleyball Cup. The Dominican Republic hosts the Norceca tournament 11-20 September 2021 at the Ricardo Arias Volleyball Pavilion in the Juan Pablo Duarte Olympic Center. The DR defeated Cuba in three straight sets 3-0 (25-17, 25-12, 25-20). In other opening games, Canada defeated Puerto Rico and the USA defeated Mexico.
The Pan Am Cup is a qualifier for the Pan American Games to be held in Chile in 2023. The participating teams are Canada, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States.
During the preliminary round, matches are being held at 3pm, 5pm and 7pm. The semifinals will take place on Saturday, 18 September. The final will take place on Sunday, 19 September.
The Dominican Republic as host team is scheduled to play the final game of each evening...