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.
Slovenia locked up the top of the table on Sunday with a 3-1 win over Portugal in spite of resting many of its key players.
Slovenia stayed atop Pool H2 with a sweep of Finland Saturday morning, while Portugal matched the Slovenians six points with a four-set win over Egypt.
Slovenia downed home-standing Egypt in a hotly contested sweep, while Valdir Sequiera guided Portugal to a four-set win over Finland.
Australia remained perfect in a duel atop the Pool D2 standings with Finland. Slovakia also got a big victory to stay near the top of the Group 2 table.