Previews & Recaps
2018 FIVB Men’s World Championships – Round 2 – Pool E Sept. 21-24, 2018 Forum di Assago; Milan, Italy #4…
2018 FIVB VOLLEYBALL MEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 9–30 September Schedule Teams Power Rankings Pool F Teams Matches Pts Sets Points Rank…
Italy, Netherlands, Russia, and Finland are ready to battle it out in Pool E
Japan defeated Argentina in five sets, but missed out on a spot in the second round on point totals (6-5) to the Argentines. The day’s other match planted Italy firmly atop the group at 5-0 as the host nation edged Slovenia in four sets after dropping the opener.
2018 FIVB VOLLEYBALL MEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 9–30 September Schedule Teams Power Rankings Pool B – Preliminary Phase – Day 1; Day 2; Day…
Iran nailed down its spot as the No. 2 team coming out of Pool D with a five-set comeback win over Finland. Meanwhile Poland snatched up its fifth-straight win, topping Bulgaria in four sets.
Australia cemented its spot among the top four in Pool C and punched its ticket to the second round of World Championships play, riding the arm of Lincoln Williams to a four-set win over Tunisia. Meanwhile, Russia cruised past Cameroon to set up its Pool C finale against Serbia.
Australia followed Lincoln Williams to its first victory of the World Championships.
A well-rested Russian team blazed through Tunisia, including a record-setting 25-6 second stanza.
After opening the World Championships against host Bulgaria on Sunday, Finland had a couple of days to regroup and bounced back with a sweep of No. 16 Cuba. Meanwhile, Bulgaria moved to moved to 2-1 and secured its place in the second round with a dominant blocking effort (12-0) in a sweep of Puerto Rico.
20 points from Wallace de Souza lifted Brazil over France in the best match of Thursday.
The United States moved to 2-0 atop Pool C, holding on for a five-set win over Australia on Thursday.
Team USA beat Serbia 3-2 in the biggest match of Wednesday at the 2018 FIVB Men’s Volleyball World Championships.
An overwhelming offensive effort gave Iran the advantage in a sweep of Puerto Rico, while Poland relied on its block in a four-set win over Cuba to kick off the second day of Pool D play.
It didn’t take long for the WCH to give fans its biggest upset of the tournament so far, as Belgium handed Argentina a tough 3-1 loss.
Pool C got started with a trio of matches in Bari, Italy, on Wednesday. Cameroon and Russia walked away with sweeps, while the United States survived a five-set battle with Serbia.
A video posted to Twitter shows members of the Polish national volleyball team competing at the 2018 World Championships hopping…
On Friday, the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship in Italy and Bulgaria had some exciting matches that have pushed…
Aleksandar Atanasijevic tied a point-scoring record against France on Friday.
After a 3-2 win over France, Serbia and Poland now both have a 5-1 record in Pool H.
Brazil and Slovenia came out of the games screaming to start Round 2, taking their games 3-0
Micah Christenson set an efficient offense, and Matt Anderson led the scoring in a 3-0 win over Canada.
Serbia, France, and Argentina will try to dethrone defending champions Poland
Canada, Iran, and Bulgaria will try to stop team USA
One of the saddest things that fans will have to adapt to as the WCH shifts into its second phase is that they will miss some great volleyball players’ actions after some teams were departed home.
Eight teams were sent home at the end of the WCH’s first phase
Wallace De Souza of Brazil and Chuan Jiang of China scored 87 points apiece in the preliminary round of the FIVB Men’s World Championships to lead the field. Here’s a look at the other statistical leaders in Round 1.
Polish team captain Michal Kubiak is not happy at the 2018 FVB World Championships and that has nothing to do…
With the first round of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship complete, it is time to look back at…
The FIVB has announced that it will punish Polish players Michał Kubiak and Mateusz Bieniek after they did not cross the mixed zone after Poland’s match against Iran in Varna at the WCH
Players from the Brazilian Men’s National team caused a stir in social media recently after the FIVB published a controversial celebratory pictures of the squad after its successful debut in the WCH against Egypt