2017 FIVB WORLD LEAGUE – GROUP 1 June 2nd-July 8th, 2017 Schedule Teams Event Page Final 6 Arena da Baixada,…
Brazil finished in the second place position in Group 1 of the World League, concluding the preliminary rounds of the tournament. They finished the tournament with a 6-3 record.
Brazil is reworking their line-up in the days leading up to the World League Group 1 finals.
Argentina fought until the end, but an ultimate 3-2 result left Serbia with a secured spot in the Final 6 and Argentina just bragging rights to play for.
In a repeat of last year’s World League finals, reigning World League champions Serbia will take on reigning Olympic champions Brazil in week three.
The continued evolution of Brazil will be key as it faces off with upset-minded teams Poland and Canada, which made it through the opening round at 2-1.
At the conclusion of week one of the World League, Brazil’s Evandro Guerra emerged as the Best Scorer with 68 total points over the three matches in Group 1.
2017 FIVB WORLD LEAGUE June 2nd-July 8th, 2017 Tournament site Results Pool A1 Pesaro, Italy A rematch of last year’s…
Poland stayed hot, knocking off Italy 3-1 to complete wins over the defending Olympic gold and silver medalists on consecutive days. That puts them atop the Pool A1 standings.
Poland took advantage of 30 errors by a young Brazilian side to score an early victory.