Dominican Boys travel to Brazil for a friendly tournament
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, July 29, 2019 – The Dominican
Republic’s U19 Boys Volleyball National Team will participate in
a four-side tournament to be held in Sao Paulo, Brazil ahead of
the world championship in Tunisia.
The team traveled today to the South American country to join
the squads of Brazil, Argentina and Colombia for the friendly
Nelson Ramirez, director of the Male Program of the Dominican
Federation, commented that this is the first time they have the
chance to play in Brazil, which is considered a house power in
“The boys will have the opportunity to prepare before the event
in Tunisia,” Ramírez said. “The chance of playing against those
South American teams will be worthly.”
He also announced that the Cuban Men’s National Team will visit
the Dominican Republic for a seven-game series against its local
counterpart following the Pan American Games in Lima.