Poitiers got an upset win over Chaumont to start the season.
Iran nailed down its spot as the No. 2 team coming out of Pool D with a five-set comeback win over Finland. Meanwhile Poland snatched up its fifth-straight win, topping Bulgaria in four sets.
Coach Tuomas Sammelvu has anounced Finland’s preliminary roster (with just one cut left) for the FIVB Men’s WCH
Serbia picked up its second win of the competition, edging Estonia in five sets and all but ensuring itself the top spot in Pool A with a 2-0 mark, while Russia seized control of Pool C at 2-0 with a sweep of Slovenia.
Slovenia stayed atop Pool H2 with a sweep of Finland Saturday morning, while Portugal matched the Slovenians six points with a four-set win over Egypt.
Slovenia downed home-standing Egypt in a hotly contested sweep, while Valdir Sequiera guided Portugal to a four-set win over Finland.
Australia and Finland moved to 2-0 in Pool D2 play, topping Slovakia and China respectively, setting up a battle for the pool’s top spot on Saturday.
The second day of the World League has ended with Slovenia and the Czech Republic taking wins in Pool A2 of Group 2.
The first day of the World League has ended, with Slovenia and Korea winning their matches in Pool A2 of Group 2.