China captain Zhang Changning battered Brazil with 36 points, Tuesday at the 2021 FIVB Women's Volleyball Nations League, leading her side to a major upset 3-2 (18-25, 25-22, 25-20, 14-25, 15-12) and marking her second entry on the list of players to have scored 30 points or more in a single VNL game.
Zhang pounds 36 as China stun Brazil
China captain bags second personal '30+' and second of Day 9 at VNL
Published 04:58, 08 Jun 2021
The 25-year-old opposite collected her points from 32 attacks (32/60 for 53%), two blocks and two aces.
It is the sixth time that the 30-point mark is breached at this VNL.
The all-time VNL scoring record of 42 points belongs to Poland's Malwina Smarzek from her team's win in four sets over Bulgaria in 2019.