Robertlandy Simon is back in the middle and putting up big numbers for Lube Civitanova.
Tsvetan Sokolov was back starting for Lube in their sweep of Ravenna.
Modena holds off Trentino for the Italian SuperCoppa.
The Italian professional volleyball season kicks off this weekend with the Italian SuperCoppa.
Kursk has the trophy in his grasp for Poland, up 2-0.
Wallace and Kurek have come out with hot hands for Brazil and Poland in the first set.
Bruno is getting the start at setter for Brazil in the finals.
The choices that Brazil makes about the setter position could determine whether they advance to the final of a 5th-straight World Championship.
Brenden Sander made his first appearances for Lube Civitanova in their final friendly matches in preparation for the 2018-2019 season.
Micah Christenson has led the United States to a perfect 7-0 record in the World Championships, and his hitters are more efficient than any other team in the tournament.