After losing the first 2 sets, France (which had to do without even the broken Rossard), has recovered and defeated Serbia 3-2 with following scores: 26-28, 25-27, 25-19, 25-13, 15-12. Lynell and Tillie (author of two counterattacks that decided tie break) 22 points.
France and Serbia to the World Championship
France: POOL B, Ruse (Bul). Brasil, Canada, France, Egypt, China, Netherlands.
Serbia: POOL C, Bari (Ita). United States, Russia, Serbia, Australia, Tunisia, Cameroon.