China won their fourth game on the spin against Bulgaria in the FIVB Women's Volleyball World Championships in Sapporo. Bulgaria battled through the first set and it was Lora Kitipova's spike that managed to get past China – winning the set 25-22. The former World Champions came out in force back to their winning ways – thanks to Kitipova's block landing outside the court, China won the second set 25-22. It was all equal going into the third set, but it was China who won it 25-14 with Ding Xia's trick shot to Yuan Xinyue putting them in front. Bulgaria made it a tough game for China but they won the fourth and final set 25-17 thanks to Yuan Xinyue's spike.