PHUKET: Thailand's favorites Varapatsorn Radarong and Tanarattha Udomchavee are through to the knock-out stage taking two wins in Pool A, at the 2013 FIVB Beach Volleyball Phuket Open on Thursday. Thailand has hosted over 10 womenís and one menís FIVB tournament and the Open is back for an eighth consecutive year.

Despite losing their final pool match to Dutch pair Rimke Braakman and Jantine van der Vlist who have yet to drop a match in Phuket, the Thai pair take second spot in the pool and progress through to Friday.

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