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China decimates Philippines in Asian Games women’s volleyball

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 09:34 PM August 29, 2018

The Philippines just absorbed the might of the best volleyball nation in the planet as it lost to China, 25-15, 25-9, 25-7, in the quarterfinals of the women’s volleyball competition of the 2018 Asian Games Wednesday at GBK Volley Indoor Stadium in Jakarta.

China, the reigning Olympic champion, has yet to drop a set and will advance to the semifinals while the Philippines fell to the classifications stages where the best result it could get is ninth.

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Gong Xiangyu had 16 points to lead the Chinese while Yuan Xinyue had 15.

Jaja Santiago led the Filipinos with 16 points.

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Chinese superstar Zhu Ting had minimal impact on the score sheet with just five points.

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