Yuri Marichev: “Dear volleyball fans, I wish you health, happiness in the new year. Only good to you. ”
Andrei Voronkov: “First of all, health. The second – patience and self-confidence, confidence that our country is on its course. Try to avoid doubt about what we are doing. As in sports. ”
Alexei Verbov missed the World Cup due to an injury, he recovered for a long time, returning to the site closer to winter. The return turned out to be very successful – Alexey excellently held the “Final Six” of the Russian Cup, together with Kazan “Zenith” winning first place. Kazan is in a great mood for the New Year, and Aleksey Verbov, especially for the “Championship”, recalls the most unusual meeting of the New Year: “I first got into the Russian team on the eve of the new 2004. Continue reading
The men’s team of Ukraine defeated the Belgian team and, thus, reached the quarter finals of the European Volleyball Championship. The game was held in Antwerp. The national team of Ukraine defeated Belgium in the 1/8 European Championship with a score of 3: 2 according to the results of 5 sets (25:22, 21:25, 14:25, 25:18, 15:10).
The national team of Ukraine, taking third place in their group, entered the playoffs of the European championship for the first time in history. The victory of Ukraine is already called a sensation – in addition to the fact that this has not happened before, so Ukrainian athletes were able to win on a strange and new platform for themselves. Continue reading