Men’s Volleyball World Championships: September 13th Daily Summary
20 points from Wallace de Souza lifted Brazil over France in the best match of Thursday.
Zaytsev Hits 15/17 From The Field To Lead Italy Past Belgium In Pool A
Zaytsev Has Stellar Night
Italy Sweeps Japan 3-0 In Front of Capacity Crowd to Open World Champs
The Foro Italico Center Court played as a spectacular sunset backdrop for the opening match of the 2018 FIVB Men’s Volleyball World Championships.
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Italy Wins Another Friendly Against China Leading to World Champs.
Ivan Zaytsev led Italy with 16 points as they beat China for the second day in a row. Italy will start the World Championships on Sunday against Japan in Rome.
Juantorena Scores 16 as Italy Rushes Past China in Friendly
In Italy’s first match in a while, they started off rocky, but ultimately swept China.
Italy Announces 14-Man Roster for 2018 World Championships
Italy has whittled their roster from 16 to 14, including the elimination of an Olympic silver medalist. (Superstar Ivan Zaytsev, above, is included in the team).
Italy, Netherlands Men Split Friendlies 22 Years After Olympic Final
Led by 21 points from Ivan Zaytsev (above) Italy was dominant in the first match, and then in the 2nd, the Netherlands won by the same 3-2 score that they recorded in the final of the 1996 Olympic Games.
“Italy Is Not A Title Favorite At This Year’s WCH” – Osmany Juantorena
Juantorena doesn’t want to call any attention to his team ahead of the WCH
Italy Announces Friendlies, Men’s World Championship Training Roster
Simone Anzani (above) and Italy will play a pair of friendlies against world #25 the Netherlands in early August.