Third most lopsided match in history
TRUJILLO, Peru, July 7 2019 – The Dominican Republic opened the
second day of the XVIII Women’s Volleyball Pan American Cup with
a trouncing victory over Guatemala 3-0 (25-6, 25-8, 25-10) for
the third most lopsided contest in the history of the event.
The match totaled 99 points with the Dominican Republic
establishing a 51 point-difference (75-24)
The record of the cup is shared by Cuba and United States who
left their opponents in 22 points for a total of 97 between the
two teams and a 53-point margin. Cuba beat Guatemala 25-6,
25-11, 25-5 on June 20, 2004, while the United States crushed
Trinidad & Tobago 25-8, 25-9, 25-5 on June 24, 2007.
The second lowest scoring match totaled 98 points with a 52
point-difference (75-23) and took place on June 22, 2010 when
Peru rolled over Costa Rica 25-7, 25-7, 25-9.
The record for the lowest scoring set is 25-5 by Cuba over
Guatemala and United States over Trinidad & Tobago.