Russian setter and captain Konstantin Abaev was honored as the Most Valuable Player of the competition
Iran makes history by taking the Gold. Team USA underachieves, and finishes in 15th place.
Russia and Iran will clash for the gold medal. Team USA lost to Puerto Rico 3-1 in the fight for 13th place.
Team USA is not able to improve on its 2015’s semifinals berth
Future USC Trojan, 6’10” middle blocker led Team USA against continental rivals Puerto Rico.
Team USA debuts with a win over hosts Bahrain on the second day of competition. Current champions Poland falls to Brazil.