What was already a history making showing for Serbia, got that much sweeter to the tune of a five-set comeback win over Italy and the nation’s first ever FIVB Women’s World Championships title. Serbia had never finished higher than third, meanwhile Italy claims its second ever medal following a gold in 2002.
The U.S. Women’s National Team rolled through Turkey in a VNL Finals rematch, as they are one of 4 still up for a top 3 spot in Pool F.
7th-ranked Italy rallied all the way back for a 3-1 upset victory after dropping the opening set to top-ranked China. The Italians complete pool play with a perfect 5-0 mark, while the Chinese drop to 4-1 heading to the second round of FIVB World Championship action.
In the lead up to the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in Japan, Italian public television broadcaster RAI with…
The Italian Volleyball Federation has announced in its official website its female roster for the 2018 Women’s FIVB World Championship
16 points from Nataliya Gonchorova (above) brought Russia back from a first-set loss against Italy.
19-year old Paola Egonu put up the first 30+ point match of the 2018 Rabobank Super Series.
Led in scoring by middle blocker Yvon Belien, the Dutch women moved to 2-0 in the tournament with a win over Italy’s 2nd team.
Paola Egonu scored 21 for Italy as part of their 3-1 win over Russia on Tuesday.
Elena Pietrini, the MVP of last year’s U18 World Championships, has been called up to the Italian National Team training camp.