Nagoya, Japan, September 10, 2017 – Zhu Ting commanded China’s 3-1 (25-22, 26-24, 25-18, 25-16) win over hosts Japan to complete the title sweep in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Nippon Gaishi Hall on Sunday.
Zhu was offence-driven against Japan as scored 25 solid attacks and an ace for China. The rest of China’s starting unit scored points, with four other players scoring in double-figures – Zhang Changning (16), Yuan Xinyue (15), Yan Ni (12) and Zeng Chunlei (12). Japan also made a solid scoring effort led by Risa Shinnabe and Rika Nomoto, who scored 17 points each. However, China played solidly at the net with 15 stuff blocks.