Zdenek Smejkal, head coach, Czech Republic:
"We were better than yesterday. I am glad that we didn't underestimate it and that we played the same line-up. Our play was really good and I am glad that we finished the World League with a win."Ales Holubec, captain, Czech Republic:
"We were ashamed for our performance yesterday (losing 3-0 to Japan). The fans deserved more. And it happened. From the first rally we dominated and I am happy that we ended in World League with victory in three sets."
Masashi Nambu, head coach, Japan:
"Today the Czech Republic showed a top level of volleyball. They were better."Kunihiro Shimizu, captain, Japan:
"The Czechs served very well today, which created problems for us."