This has been the biggest controversy of the WCH so far
Fabian Drzyzga responded when Poland had its back against the wall. A sweep against Serbia sees them through to the Third Round.
It is very common to see volleyball players becoming volleyball coaches after retirement. However, the current edition of the Men’s World Championships has brought together an unusual number of very talented former players who now captain teams all around the world.
After a strong VNL campaing that resulted in a silver medal, it was only natural for the French national team to be considered a title favorite at this year’s WCH. However, things just haven’t worked out perfectly for Laurent Tillie’s team.
France and Brazil had a gem of a game today in Bulgaria
Pool favorites France, Brazil, and Canada all debuted at the tournament with relatively easy 3-0 wins
With the Men’s World Championships looming in just two weeks, the status of French national team member Earvin Ngapeth may be in jeopardy.
French opposite Stephen Boyer was held out of this weekend’s matches in Poland as a precaution, French coach Laurent Tillie says.
Poland and Russia had to give it their all to be able to come out of day 2 with tie-break wins against France and Canada, respectively