Turkey stops Slovenia’s Cinderella Run, takes home the gold medal. Bulgaria wins bronze.
Turkish Captain Çagla Akin guaranteed the press that the Turkish squad will win a gold medal tomorrow. Is she going to able to stop Slovenia’s Cinderella Story?
Current World Champions Brazil was knocked out unexpectedly by Cuba. Slovenia, Bulgaria, Turkey, and the Dominican Republic will battle it out for a finals spot starting tomorrow.
Slovenia swept Thailand, while Bulgaria pulled off the tournament’s biggest upset, so far. beating defending champions Brazil 4-0
Teams are still adjusting to FIVB’s new rules. Bulgaria’s Gergana Dimitrova took advantage of them, as she helped her team come back from being down 3-0 to beat Cuba 4-3
Brazil, Slovenia, Bulgaria, and China all play very effectively and remain unbeaten after the second day of play in Ljublijana
Twelve teams from five continents are competing for the Women’s U23 crown. Today, all favorites opened with wins