VOLLEYBALL

Turkey set for semifinals in top Euro volleyball bout

Turkey beats Russia 3-0 in quarterfinals of Women's European Volleyball Championship

Anadolu Agency

Turkey made its way to the semifinals in the Women's European Volleyball Championship late on Friday.

Turkey beat Russia 3-0 in the quarterfinal match in Azerbaijan's capital Baku.

The quot;red and whitesquot; won the first set with a score of 27-25, then the second set with 25-18, and the third 25-20.

The Turkish team will face Serbia in the semifinal game on Saturday.

The 2017 Women's European Volleyball Championship is co-hosted by Azerbaijan and Georgia and is due to continue through Sunday.

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