Dan McDonnell moved from middle blocker to the outside hitter position in the USA’s 3-0 sweep over Iran.
Logic prevailed in Pool F as Brazil moved on to the competition’s Final 6
Dave Smith took time after the match against Bulgaria to meet with children who also have hearing impairments.
Bartosz Kurek led Poland into the Third Round with a 21 performance over Serbia that included 5 aces.
Fabian Drzyzga responded when Poland had its back against the wall. A sweep against Serbia sees them through to the Third Round.
Russia claimed its place in the World Championships final six with a sweep of Finland, behind 18 points by substitute Victor Polataev. Italy rested all of its starters and still came out with a 3-1 win over the Netherlands to remain atop the group.
Although Finland will not be moving on to the FIVB Men’s World Championship Final Six and lost all three of its Round 2 matches, spirits are high as the team celebrates its accomplishments and looks to the future.
Dan McDonnell moved to the outside for the United States in their 3-0 sweep over Iran. The United States are a perfect 8-0 so far in the World Championships.
Defending World Champions Poland took the final spot from France in the Final 6 by sweeping Serbia.
This is the kind of passion that South Americans are accustomed to in soccer games