Russia topped Italy in five sets to hand the hosts their first loss of the FIVB World Championships. Meanwhile, Finland was eliminated from the race for the title with a four-set loss to the Dutch.
The upcoming games for Dutch middle blocker Jasper Diefenbach a the 2018 FIVB World Championships will be his last. The…
This is the first time the Dutch will participte in the WCH since 2002
After finishing 3rd in Ligue A play and losing in the Ligue A semifinals to Spacer’s Toulouse, Tours VB won the 2017 CEV Cup against Italian side Diatec Trentino.
The team returns 14 members of that squad, which went 7-2 and lost to Australia in the bronze medal match, for the European Championships.
Despite not winning the World League, or finishing in the top three, the Netherlands Wouter Ter Maat scored the most points among any other player in Group 2 with 176 points.
France’s Stephen Boyer remains on fire after the third week of play in the FIVB World League.
The Netherlands secured the top spot in Pool I2 and kept the momentum going heading into the Final Four in Australia with a four-set win over Czech Republic
The Netherlands downed Slovenia to move to the top of Pool I2 and secure a spot in the Final Four with a 2-0 record.