Check out the 15 teams who have already secured a berth in the tournament. Team USA are the defending champions.
The first of three rounds of the NORCECA Women’s World Qualifiers are starting tonight in Canada, with the remaining two to begin on October 13-15.
Still recovering from a gruesome injury that saw her miss most of the year, Thaisa Daher extender her contract with Eczacibasi up to 2019, but will play the 2017/2018 domestic season for a still undecided Brazilian Superliga club
Even the top dogs for the best men’s volleyball programs have players they look up to or admire and know will be a challenge to compete against.
The week long tournament gifted us not only exciting games, but also a lot of laughs.
Turkey stops Slovenia’s Cinderella Run, takes home the gold medal. Bulgaria wins bronze.
Team USA’s Matthew Anderson was chosen as the tournament’s best outside hitter despite his team’s poor performance
Brazil wins its fifth WGCC gold. Team USA greatly underachieves, loses to a depleted Italian team, and is knocked out of the podium.
Brazil is coming off a challenging five-set win over Team USA on day four of the World Grand Champions Cup and will take their turn at Japan on the final day.
The WGCC finally reaches its final day with four teams with a mathematical chance at the gold medal.