Finland held on for the five-set win over Estonia to open Pool A play, while Serbia made short work of Poland. A pair of sweeps highlighted Day 1 action in Pool C with wins by Russia and Slovenia.
Poland’s Dawid Konarski (red #3, left) was icing his ankle after the team’s final training session on Wednesday.
Poland has announced their roster for the 2017 CEV European Championship, with a large number of players returning from the World League team that finished in eighth place this year.
France’s Stephen Boyer remains on fire after the third week of play in the FIVB World League.
The Americans stayed in the race for the Final Six with a win over Poland, while Russia punched its ticket to Brazil with a sweep of Iran.
Poland and Team USA square off in the final day of the FIVB World Leauge. The winner of the match could mean a number of things for either team, with Poland helping their cause to go to the Final Six, while Team USA is trying for the win to have a shot.
Pool H1 featured matches on two ends of the volleyball spectrum in day two, with Russia overcoming Team USA in a daunting five-set match, while Poland rolled through Iran in a three-set sweep.
Ziraatbank hire Turkish coach Josko Milenkoski for upcoming 2017/18 season.
Bulgaria scored the upset over Brazil while Poland won a big match against Canada to close out Pool E1.
Poland challenges Brazil in a duel of defending champions in different high-level volleyball tournaments.