One of the toughest male volleyball domestic leagues in the world has kicked off its competition this weekend
Taubaté has just won its 5th straight State Championship in Brazil. But, perhaps none of its previous titles were as tough as this one.
Taubaté is stacked at the outside position
Now that the dust has finally settled, it’s time to objectively look at the best players in this year’s WCH.
Lipe will continue his club career with Sesi-SP as they will try to improve from its runner-ups campaign in last season’s Superliga.
Bartosz Kurek (left) and Piotr Nowakowski (right) both made the Dream Team after Poland’s 2nd-straight World Championship.
The Brazilian national team just booked a ticket to a place no one but themselves thought possible for them to go
With a spot in the semifinals already a surety, American coach John Speraw opted to give his younger players some experience in the pool finale against Brazil on Friday and the team suffered its first loss of the tournament, falling 3-0.
The FIVB Men’s World Championships Final Six kicked off in style with a hard-fought five-setter between Brazil and Russia, with the Brazilians winning the final three stanzas to steal away the victory.
As the FIVB Men’s World Championship heads into the Final Six beginning on Wednesday, here’s a roundup of the statistical leaders through the first two rounds of action.