France’s Earvin Ngapeth (center) says he may not play in France’s opener at the World Championships, but that he does expect to be available for most of the tournament.
2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship 9–30 September Schedule Teams Only a few hours to go before the year’s most…
Brazil will be a new beginning for the middle blocker
Mikhaylov didn’t play at all during the tournament’s preliminary stages, but went huge in the Final 6 to lead Russia to gold while dropping only 1 set in 4 matches.
Stephen Boyer’s 31 point outburst led France past the United States despite a comeback effort from the Americans.
France’s serve and attack sliced through Serbia as they join Russia as Pool winners on the day with the semifinals next.
France faces a similar Final Six path to the 2017 World League they won as they host Brazil & Serbia in the 2018 VNL Pool A.
Veteran French middle blocker Kevin Le Roux will rejoin his teammates in Varna, Bulgaria after resting last week.
2017 World League Champions France take on a stacked field including Japan, Iran, and Australia.
Clevenot scored 12 points in the World League gold medal match last year.