2nd-ranked USA cruised by 34th-ranked Trinadad and Tobago in straight sets, while 5th-ranked Russia outlasted 16th-ranked Thailand in 5 sets to move to 2-0 in Pool C at the 2018 FIVB World Championships on Saturday. 24th-ranked Azerbaijan earned its first victory inside Kobe Green Arena, downing 10th-ranked South Korea in 4 sets to move to 1-1 in pool play.
A balanced American offense saw 4 players score in double figures as they earned an opening win over Azerbaijan.
Team USA has a clean route for a 5-0 pool run, if its plays at its peak and do not underestimate its opponents
With the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in Japan starting on Saturday afternoon (Friday night on the West Coast…
Although it suffered a scare at the first set of the game, Turkey had no trouble defeating Italy 3-1 (23-25, 25-22, 25-18 and 25-21) to win the Gloria Cup crown this Sunday
Italy’s woes continued during Day 2 of the Gloria Cup, as the team was knocked out of title contention in the competition, with 2 straight losses
Pomi Casalmaggiore has made it clear to everyone that it does not intend to repeat its last season’s fate, which almost saw the team, one of Italy’s finest, get relegated from the A1 league.
Pomi Casalmaggiore is still working very hard in order to not repeat its 2017-18 season fiasco that almost saw it get relegated
Pomi Casalmaggiore has made it clear to everyone that it will improve on last season’s terrible campaign