Russia crushes Canada in Nations League 

RIMINI, Italy, June 12, 2021 - Russia crushed Canada 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, 25-14) in the FIVB Nations League women's volleyball match on Sunday. Russia put their win-loss record at 7-4, while Canada fell to 3-8. 


The Russians dominated from the first whistle and held advantages of 10-2 in aces, 6-3 in blocks and 40-29 in attacks. They made only 7 unforced errors to 19 by the Canadians. 


Arina Fedorovtseva racked up 16 points as the top Russian scorer. Irina Koroleva and Nataliya Goncharova added 9 and 7, respectively. Shainah Joseph registered 10 points to lead Canada. 


On Monday, Russia plays Serbia and Canada goes against Korea.