Russia Claims Spot in Worlds Final Six; Italy Closes Round 2 with Win
Russia claimed its place in the World Championships final six with a sweep of Finland, behind 18 points by substitute Victor Polataev. Italy rested all of its starters and still came out with a 3-1 win over the Netherlands to remain atop the group.
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.
Italy, Russia Block Out the Competition for #FIVBMensWCH Pool E Sweeps
2018 FIVB Men’s World Championships – Round 2 – Pool E Sept. 21-24, 2018 Forum di Assago; Milan, Italy #4…
Offensive Juggernaut Abdel-Aziz Headlines Dutch Roster For Men’s WCH
This is the first time the Dutch will participte in the WCH since 2002
Korean Men’s League Signs 7 Foreigners
South Korea’s V-League has signed 7 foreigners for the upcoming season.
Germany, Belgium Register Five-Set Wins to Open Euro Pool B, D Action
Friday marked the first day of action in Groups B and D at the European Championships. The Czech Republic and Germany outlasted their foes in Pool B, while Turkey and Belgium came out on top in Pool D.
Dutch Earn Group 2 Final Four Spot with Sweep of Slovakia
The Netherlands downed Slovenia to move to the top of Pool I2 and secure a spot in the Final Four with a 2-0 record.
The Netherlands Cap Off Perfect Weekend With Win Over Egypt In Pool F2
The Netherlands were able to keep a perfect record in the second round of Pool F2 of the World League.
Czechs Rally, Overcome Two Match Points For Five-Set Win Over Egypt
The Dutch handled Portugal, while the Czech Republic hung on for a five-set win over Egypt to begin Pool F2 play.
China’s Chuan Jiang Has 52 Points in 2 World League Matches
China’s Chuan Jiang added another 20 points to his early outpouring, but this time it resulted in a Chinese victory.