Russia Issues Host Italy First Loss in 5 Sets; Finland Eliminated
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.
Dutch Blocker Jasper Diefenbach To Retire After World Championships
The upcoming games for Dutch middle blocker Jasper Diefenbach a the 2018 FIVB World Championships will be his last. The…
Offensive Juggernaut Abdel-Aziz Headlines Dutch Roster For Men’s WCH
This is the first time the Dutch will participte in the WCH since 2002
Ligue A Look-In #1: Will This Season Be a Tour de Force for Tours?
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.
Dutch Stick With World League Squad Members at Euro Championships
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.
Netherlands Wouter Ter Maat Finishes World League With 176 Points
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 Week Three
France’s Stephen Boyer remains on fire after the third week of play in the FIVB World League.
Dutch Wrap Up Homestand 3-0 with Win Over Czechs
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
Dutch Earn Group 2 Final Four Spot with Sweep of Slovakia
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.