“I Am Proud To Be Part Of This Team”- Leon Celebrates Poland’s WCH Win

Although he is only set to debut for the Polish national team next year, Wilfredo Leon made sure to participate in the team’s WCH campaign in every way he could. He took part in training with the team prior to the competition, regularly visited his teammates, and sent them motivating messages before the games. It …

Round 2 Pools Set For Men’s World Championships

2018 FIVB MEN’S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ROUND 2 September 21-23, 2018 Milan, Italy; Varna, Bulgaria; Bologna, Italy; Sofia, Bulgaria World Championships Event Page There are 16 teams left in the FIVB Men’s World Championships. The top 4 teams from Pools A, B, C, and D have moved on to Round 2. Each team has played 5 …

Modena Sells 3,500 Season Tickets for 5,000 Seat Arena

The 2018-2019 SuperLega men’s volleyball season has begun in Italy, and the fan base voted as the best in the league in Modena, Italy have responded with more than 3,500 season-ticket subscribers. That means that more than 70% of the seats in the 4,968-seat PalaPanini will be ascribed to season ticket holders for every match, …

Poland Outlasts USA to Set Up WCH Finals Rematch From 2014

2018 FIVB MEN’S VOLLEYBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – SEMIFINALS POLAND DEF. UNITED STATES 3-2 (25-22, 20-25, 23-25, 25-20. 15-11) Match Stats P2 Stat Sheet Attendance: 11,800 Poland was able to overcome a 1-2 deficit to take the fourth and fifth sets against the United States in the semifinals. Despite the United States having a very consistent …

Turkey, China, Brazil Win on Day 1 of 2018 Montreux Volley Masters

2018 MONTREUX VOLLEY MASTERS Montreux, Switzerland 4–9 September Official Tournament Website Schedule Day 1 of the 2018 Montreux Volley Masters Tournament, a 6-team tournament that’s been played since 1984, offered few surprises. Even with the World Championships coming up, the tournament is absent of many of its stars like Zhu Ting from China and Tandara …

PHOTO VAULT: Serbia Wins 2018 Women’s Volleyball World Championship

From our previous reporting: The Serbian women earned their 2nd World Championship medal, and first-ever World Championship title, on Saturday in Yokohama, Japan. The story of their first World Championship title was well-told, but they weren’t the only country to hit a new high. But they weren’t the only country to hit a new best …

Volleymob/Brahm M World Champs 2nd Round Predictions

With the first round of the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship complete, it is time to look back at our first round predictions and also look at the second round. Check out the setup in the 2nd round here. Before the first round started, we made our predictions and we correctly predicted 14 out …

Staticistally Speaking: DeSouza, Jiang Lead Scoring at #FIVBMensWCH

2018 FIVB Men’s World Championships – Preliminary Round Sept. 9-18, 2018 Bulgaria and Italy As the second phase of the FIVB Men’s World Championships is set to begin on Friday, it is time to a look back at the numbers from the opening round and top players in each statistical category. Wallace De Souza of …

Italy’s Sora Globe Uses Town Lake For Criotherapy Sessions

The field of sports medicine is ever evolving with brimming new technologies. Take cryotherapy for example, a recovery method that takes advantage of the anti-inflammatory properties of cold temperatures, which motivated the industry to come up with cryochambers, cryo-ultrassounds, and cryo-saunas. However, we’d all have to agree that none of those solutions can quite come …

The Netherlands, Italy, and Russia Go Up 2-0 At The U19 EuroVolley

2018 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship – Women September 1–9 Tirana and Durres – Albania Schedule Day 1 The Netherlands, Italy, and Russia built on their opening day wins by going up 2-0 today. As the pools slowly take up shape, there is no doubt that these teams are the clear podium favorites. Here is the …