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The United States is back to winning ways and now stands with a 2-1 record, while Tunisia is winless after three matches.
Point, set and match after Christensen's shot can't control the defense. USA 25-23 TUN.
Guerra's serve stays in the net. Match point. USA 24-20 TUN.
Foul by the North American team and the point goes to the Africans. USA 22-19 TUN.
Mitchell with the effective shot to increase the lead. USA 21-16 TUN.
Sander with the shot with power. USA 17-14 TUN.
Mistake with the effective shot to increase the lead. USA 15-12 TUN.
Holt rises and finds hands. USA 11-9 TUN.
Great block by Salim to tie the game. USA 8-8 TUN.
Mitchell rises to make the point despite the block attempt. USA 6-5 TUN.
Sander with the powerful shot to make the point. USA 3-2 TUN.
Ben Tara with the power shot to open the quarter's scoring.
Cross court shot and United States takes the set. USA 25-14 TUN.
Ben Tara with the effective shot. USA 23-12 TUN
Powerful shot by Mitchell. USA 21-11 TUN.
Christensen with the shot that stays in the net. USA 19-10 TUN.
Ben Tara with the shot with power taking advantage of the lack of coverage. USA 15-7 TUN.
Holt takes advantage of the gift to put the ball effectively on the ground.
Tunisia had a lot of luck several times at the net to win the point. USA 11-6 TUN.
Defalco with the serve that crashes into the net.
Stahl finds the space and takes the shot with force that the defense can't contain. USA 7-3 TUN.
Defalco takes advantage of the rebound and sends the shot with power. USA 5-2 TUN.
Net touch and the point goes to the United States. USA 2-1 TUN.
Anderson with the effective shot to open the third set.
Nagga with the floated shot and the Africans take the set. USA 23-25 TUN.
Sander with the cross-court shot to even the scoreboard. USA 23-23 TUN.
Great block by Miladi and Tunisia already leads by two points in the final stretch. USA 21-23 TUN.
Close point that Holt defines with power. USA 20-20 TUN.
Review of the play and Tunisia keeps the point. USA 18-20 TUN.
Nagga misses again in the serve and gives away the point. USA 17-16 TUN.
Sander with the block to score a point and break the tie. USA 16-15 TUN.
Boalla's shot is blocked, but the ball goes outside and the Africans score a point. USA 14-13 TUN.
Christenson with the block to widen the gap.
Moalla dodges three blocks and gets the crosscourt point where Tunisia is giving a good set. USA 11-9 TUN.
Nagga with the powerful smash to make the point. USA 10-8 TUN.
American gift that BEN takes advantage of with the dejadita. USA 10-5 TUN.
Ahmed comes up with the effective shot. USA 8-4 TUN.
Anderson surprises the Tunisian defense on the move and sends the ball across the field. USA 4-1 TUN.
Christenson surprises with a two-touch shot to increase the deficit. USA 2-0 TUN.
The second quarter begins between the United States and Tunisia.
Ben Tara with the shot that goes wide and the Africans lose the set. USA 25-14 TUN.
Anderson's shot finds hands and USA is not even close to win. USA 23-13 TUN.
Defalco with the shot over the feet of Ben Tara and it is now 21 for the United States. USA 21-10 TUN.
Defalco with the surprise kill to close in on the win in the first set. USA 20-10 TUN.
After Tunisia's miraculous save, Smith with the shot with power to put the difference at 10. USA 18-8 TUN.
Agrebi rises up and gets the precise block to win the point. USA 16-8 TUN.
Defalco, after trying the drop shot, gets his revenge and makes the point. USA 14-6 TUN.
Smith puts it in the corner from the kickoff. USA 13-4 TUN.
Ben Tara evades the blocks and makes the point for the Africans. USA 11-4 TUN.
Service ace for Sander and from the serve he gets the point. USA 10-3 TUN.
Defalco with a powerful shot that finds hands and goes wide. USA 8-2 TUN.
Holt with the serve to the net after the time out tunesi. USA 6-2 TUN.
After several saves, Sander returns the shot with power. USA 5-1 TUN.
Sander with the powerful shot. USA 3-0 TUN.
The first point is in favor of the United States.
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Later on, Argentina will be taking on France and the billboard will be closed by a real duel between Brazil and the Olympic Committee of Russia.
Two matches were played today with 3-0 victories. First Korea did it against Kennya and the same dose was repeated by Canada against Iran.
Men's volleyball activity continues at Tokyo 2020 when the United States takes on Tunisia. Join us as VAVEL broadcasts the match.
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What time is USA vs Tunisia match for 2020 Olympic Games?
This is the start time of the game USA vs Tunisia of 27th July in several countries:
Argentina: 11:05 PM.
Bolivia: 10:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Brazil: 11:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Chile: 10:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Colombia: 9:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Ecuador: 9:05 horas in Marca Claro.
USA (ET): 10:05 PM in NBC.
Spain: 4:05 AM.
Mexico: 9:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Paraguay: 11:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Peru: 9:05 PM in Marca Claro.
Uruguay: 11:05 PM in Marca Claro.
2 Kadhi Ahmed MB
3 Ben Slimene Khaled S
6 Ben Othmen Miladi Mohamed Ali OH
7 Karamosli Elyes OH
9 Agrebi Omar MB
10 Nagga Hamza OH
11 Moalla Ismail OH
12 Ben Cheikh Mehdi S
13 Mbareki Selim MB
15 Ben Tara Wassim O
19 Bouguerra Aymen OH
20 Hmissi Saddem L
Coach: ANTONIO GIACCOBE
United States roster
1 ANDERSON Matthew Opposite, 3 SANDER Taylor Outside Hitter, 8 DEFALCO Torey Outside Hitter, 11 CHRISTENSON Micah Setter, 12 HOLT Maxwell Center, 20 SMITH David Center, 22 SHOJI Erik Libero, 5 ENSING Kyle Opposite, 6 STAHL Mitchell Center, 7 SHOJI Kawika (C) Setter, 17 JAESCHKE Thomas Outside Hitter, 18 MUAGUTUTIA Garrett Outside Hitter.
What do they need?
The USA needs a win to avoid being relegated and join the race for the first places; remembering that three advance; while Tunisia, if it does not want to be eliminated, will have to win this complicated match.
The USA is only one game behind the leader Brazil, remembering that it debuted with a victory against France, but lost against the Russian team last Sunday; Tunisia has two defeats in a row, losing to the champion Brazil and then to France, both by 3-0 scores.
Canada and Iran will open this Tuesday-Wednesday's lineup in men's indoor volleyball and, immediately after, the United States will face Tunisia. The rest of the day is as follows: Argentina vs France, Poland vs Venezuela, Japan vs Italy and Brazil vs Russian Olympic Committee.
The Ariake Arena in Tokyo will host all the indoor volleyball games of both the men's and women's events of the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. The venue was completed in 2019, but on February 2, 2020 was its inauguration, highlighting that it was exclusively created for the Olympic Games.
The USA vs Tunisia match will be played at the Ariake Arena, in Tokyo, Japan. The kick-off is scheduled at 10:05 pm ET.
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