Team USA will face a loaded slate in Pool 14 of the Women’s Volleyball Nations League with Brazil, Russia and hosts-China.
China’s top middle blocker Xinyue Yuan will rejoin his team for week 4 in Jiangmen.
Poland continued its blocking prowess, but it was not enough to defeat the No. 3 Serbs, who rested star Tijana Boskovic in a 3-1 win. Blocking and serving helped top-ranked China snap a two-match losing streak with a four-set win over No. 16 Thailand as Li Yingying watched from the bench.
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China is among one of two teams, Japan, that have competed in all 25 editions of the World Grand Prix. In that time, the Chinese crew has won only one gold medal, when they finished undefeated in 2003.
Group B1 of the World Grand Prix opened up play with a number a number of trends that could be detriments to the teams going forward in the competition.
The conclusion of week one of the World Grand Prix brings in a string of top players that showed off their dominance in the first week of play.
The first week of play for Pool B1 at the World Grand Prix has concluded, with the United States coming out on top with a sweep over Olympic champions China.
The United States scored a 3-0 win over Italy that has them sitting on top of Pool B1.