Exciting victory of Dominican Republic over Germany

BRASILIA, Brazil, June 19, 2022 – Yonkaira Peña, Gaila Gonzalez and Jineiry Martinez were the leaders in the four-set victory of Dominican Republic over Germany 3-1 (25-23, 25-23, 11-25, 27-25) on Sunday.

After losing their first four matches, the Dominicans have reacted to win three of four with the loss a five-set affair with Italy.

Peña, Gonzalez and Martinez finished the contest with 18, 17 and 16 points, respectively, for the win. Brayelin Martínez added eight points.

Hanna Orthmann had 22 points for Germany while Lina Almeier added 11 points in the loss.

The Dominicans will remain training in Brazil before flying to Bulgaria to meet the host team on June 28, Thailand (June 30), China (July 1) and Poland (July 2).