Kyoto, Japan, November 19, 2013 - Japanese fans were pumped to support their home team at Kyoto Prefectural Gymnasium, as they hosted the USA to open the 2013 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup. A strong USA squad ran into a speedbump in the third set, but managed to take the win from the home side, winning 3–1 (25–17, 25–17, 21–25, 25–20).