The inaugural FIVB NVL already delivered one for the history books
If there were a group of death in the Volleyball Nation’s League, it might Pool 4 on opening weekend, with three of the world’s top six teams battling it out.
Turkey upsets current champions Russia. Azerbaijan continues its perfect run.
Both teams will now have a chance to avenge pool play defeats at the hands of rivals Azerbaijan and Russia, respectively.
Italy, Azerbaijan, Serbia, and Russia win trip straight to quarterfinals. Meanwhile, their opponents will be determined from a simple playoff system that will feature the remaining teams. Ukraine, Belgium, Hungary, and Georgia are already eliminated.
Italy, Serbia and The Netherlands start out very strong, while “coachless” Russia needed five sets to down underdogs Ukraine.
Poland celebrates winning Group 2 of the 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix as they swept Korea to take the group title.
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