ITA: Simon Wreaks Havoc in the Middle; Monza and Sora Prevail
Robertlandy Simon is back in the middle and putting up big numbers for Lube Civitanova.
Sokolov Back Starting for Lube Civitanova in a Sweep of Ravenna
Tsvetan Sokolov was back starting for Lube in their sweep of Ravenna.
Micah Christenson Sets Lights-Out, Russell Hits Over .500 as Top 4 Win
Christenson set lights-out for Modena while the top 4 from last year all got wins.
Brenden Sander Makes Debut For Lube Against Padova
Brenden Sander made his first appearances for Lube Civitanova in their final friendly matches in preparation for the 2018-2019 season.
Serbia Makes a Statement in Front of Italy’s Home Crowd
Aleksandar Atanasijevic powered his way to 16 kills in Serbia’s commanding sweep over Italy in the World Championships Final Round.
Italy’s Osmany Juantorena Flies Across Italy To See Birth of Child
Italian player Osmany Juantorena and his wife Glenda welcomed their second child, Angelica, following the round 2 match at the…
Inside The Numbers: A Look at the #FIVBMensWCH Stats through Round 2
As the FIVB Men’s World Championship heads into the Final Six beginning on Wednesday, here’s a roundup of the statistical leaders through the first two rounds of action.
Russia Issues Host Italy First Loss in 5 Sets; Finland Eliminated
Russia topped Italy in five sets to hand the hosts their first loss of the FIVB World Championships. Meanwhile, Finland was eliminated from the race for the title with a four-set loss to the Dutch.
Argentina Advances Despite Loss to Japan; Italy Moves to 5-0 in Pool A
Japan defeated Argentina in five sets, but missed out on a spot in the second round on point totals (6-5) to the Argentines. The day’s other match planted Italy firmly atop the group at 5-0 as the host nation edged Slovenia in four sets after dropping the opener.