Milad Ebadipour was the MVP in the tiebreak win over Trefl Gdańsk.
Five of the six Argentine starters scored in double digits as the team garnered its third win of VNL play against home-standing Australia. Brazil secure its spot in the VNL Final Six with a four-set win over fellow contender Poland with help from a 19-kill effort by Evandro Guerra.
The United States left little question which was the better team in a home sweep of Poland on Saturday, climbing into second place in the VNL standings with the win.
Mateusz Bieniek, Poland’s 3rd-best scorer in last year’s World League, will rejoin the team for week 2 of the Nations League.
One of the season’s most expected teams has just been announced
What is coach Vital Heynen thinking?
Heynen started his new job, by far the most important of his volleyball career, with eagerness
The third round home matches have concluded on the men’s side of the competition, with the second round of matches set to begin on December 11, 2017.