Poland’s 3-0 sweep over Australia clinched the last spot in the Final Six on the final day of the pool play.
Five of the six Argentine starters scored in double digits as the team garnered its third win of VNL play against home-standing Australia. Brazil secure its spot in the VNL Final Six with a four-set win over fellow contender Poland with help from a 19-kill effort by Evandro Guerra.
Australia is the only team of the three coming into the week on a victory, having found its stride, going 3-0 in South Korea, while the rest of the Pool 17 teams are looking to snap three-match losing streaks.
Bruno Rezende left the match early in a 0-3 defeat to France on Saturday. Little is known about his injury status heading into Sunday’s important match with Bulgaria.
The Stoytchev X Players feud in Modena reached a boiling point
Sir Safety Perugia and Lube Civitanova now lead their respective series 2-1, and only need one more game to close out the best-of-5 semifinals.
Modena fans are on another level of passion
The Italian Men’s League could see some switch-ups in talented setters for the 2018-19 season, as there are rumors flying around that Micah Christenson’s contract may not be renewed and that Bruno Rezende could be entertaining new offers.
Modena volley, one of the most well-known volleyball clubs in the world, leads the SuperLega in gate revenue for the 2017-2018 season with almost a million dollars.
We pick our first and second all-star teams for the 2017-2018 SuperLega season