Italy, Japan, Russia and Turkey secured their place in the semi-finals as action continued today at the International Volleyball Federation Women's Under-20 World Championship in Mexico.
Italy, Japan and Russia have all advanced to the second round of the International Volleyball Federation Women's Under-20 World Championship with unbeaten records after extending their winning runs to three matches in Mexico today.
World champions China won the fifth International Basketball Federation 3x3 Women's Series event of the season following a nerve-jangling final against Spain.
Italy head coach Angela Adamoli has admitted she is expecting a competitive tournament when Lignano hosts the latest leg of the International Basketball Federation 3x3 Women's Series this weekend.
Italy's Alexandra Stalder and Silvia Speri claimed the 49erFX gold medal after a close last race shoot-out at the Junior World Sailing Championship in Risør in Norway.