Bratoev was expected to return immediately after his surgery, but has now been ruled out of the World Championships.
Bratoev was originally thought to have just a sprain, but an MRI revealed that he had a fracture in his foot.
While it was thought to just be a sprain, it is now apparent that Georgi Bratoev has a fractured ankle. His status for the World Championships is in doubt.
Todor Skrimov is the latest Bulgarian player to fall victim to injury. He left after the first point of Bulgaria’s 3-0 defeat to France on June 15, 2018.
Stephen Boyer and France are looking to get a big win against Brazil in Pool 16 to give them momentum for the last weekend of the Preliminary Round.
After spraining his week ago 2 weeks ago in the 2nd week of the Volleyball Nations League, Bulgarian setter Georgi Bratoev…
Bulgarian setter Georgi Bratoev will return in time for the 2018 World Championships that begin in September, confirming the expectation of…
Bulgaria will face a tough road ahead this week in Pool 10 of the Men’s Volleyball Nations League.
Georgi Bratoev will undergo an MRI on Sunday to determine a treatment plan for his injured ankle, but is expected to miss the remainder of the Nations League.
At the end of the day, Poland and the United States moved to 5-0 atop the standings with the Poles boasting the maximum 15 points to the USA’s 13. Brazil, France and Italy round out the top five at 4-1.