Thailand sweeps Canada in Nations League

RIMINI, Italy, June 19, 2021 – Thailand beat Canada 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-17) in the penultimate date of the preliminary round of the FIVB Women’s Volleyball Nations League on Saturday.

The Thais only committed 8 unforced errors compared to 22 by the Cannucks. They also held the margin in serves 5-1 and attacks 46-36.

Malika Khanthong was the best scorer for Thailand with 16 points, followed by Pleumjit Thinkaow and Onuma Sittirak with 13 and 10, respectively.

Hillary Howe and Kiera Van Ryk led the limited Canadian offense with 9 and 8 points, respectively.

On Sunday, Thailand plays Italy and Canada meets Belgium.