Filipina volleybelles suffer double whammy in Spike for Peace opener as PH-A falls to Thailand
Charo Sorinao and Alexa Micek lost to the Thais in their first game in the Spike for Peace Internatonal beach volleyball tournament.

THAILAND clobbered Philippine A, 21-11, 21-9, in the main game of the Spike for Peace International Beach Volleyball Tournament at the Philsports Arena on Sunday.

Varapatsorn Radarong and Tanarattha Udomchavee barely broke a sweat in disposing the Filipina pair of Charo Soriano and Alexa Micek.

For Soriano though, the loss was a learning experience for her and Micek.

“Marami kaming natutunan from this game, we are a young team and this is just a blessing for us,” she said.

Earlier, Philippine B also lost to Sweden in two sets,

In the other late gamee, Japan blasted Brazil, 21-12, 21-15.

Ayumi Kusano and Akiko Hasegawa, who are confident about their chance of winning the meet, showed no mercy on the Brazilian duo of Semirames Perazzo Ameral and Bruna Figueiredo.


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