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Canada to play Mexico for bronze at volleyball Continental Championship

Canada's men's volleyball team will play for bronze at the 2019 NORCECA Continental Championship after falling to Cuba on Friday in the tournament semifinals.

Canadian men's team falls to Cuba in semifinals

Cuba pulled of an upset against Canada on Friday night to advance to the Continental Championship final. (@Norceca_Info/Twitter)

Canada's men's volleyball team will play for bronze at the 2019 NORCECA Continental Championship after falling to Cuba on Friday in the tournament semifinals.

Cuba took the match in four sets: 25-17, 22-25, 22-25,19-25 to set up a gold-medal showdown with the United States.

WATCH | Canada's men's volleyball team stunned by Cuba:

After dropping the first set Cuba was able to storm back to take the next three and shock Canada at the Norceca Continental Championship. 1:26

Stephen Maar contributed 17 points while Nick Hoag and Sharone Vernon-Evans had 11 apiece for the Canadians.

Canada will face Mexico Saturday for third place.

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