• Kyodo


The Japanese women’s volleyball team secured a 3-1 victory over Greece for the second straight day in a friendly match against this summer’s Olympics host behind closed doors in Athens on Thursday.

A day after the Japan Volleyball Association named the 12-member national squad for the Olympics, Japan dominated 25-19, 25-17, 25-27, 25-15 at Peace & Friendship Stadium against the Greeks, one of its Group A opponents in the Olympic competition.

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