Back to
WORLD Championship main page

- General info
- Live Scores

- Teams &
     - Overview
     - Detailed
- Final Round
    - First round
    - Final
    - of Pools
- Best Players
Press info:
- FIVB contact
  - Quarter
    - Second
First Round
Matches Reports:
- GOLD SILVER BRONZE & Places 4 to 8
- Places 5 to 8
- Quarter Finals
- Pool E
Pool F
Pool G
Pool A
Pool B
Pool C
Pool D
- Pictures
- Watch on TV

- Cities & Halls
- Tickets
- World
  in Numbers

- Press

Facts & Figures

- Qualifications
- History
- Honors
- Previous

link to: Official 2002 World Championship website
Photos featured on the FIVB Photo Galleries are downloadable copyright free for media purposes only, and only if FIVB is credited as the source material. They are protected by copyright for all other commercial purposes. Those wishing to use FIVB Photo Gallery photos for other commercial purposes should contact We can put you in touch with the photographer so that you can negotiate directly with them.
Photo gallery Italy-China

Italy celebrating

Manuela Leggeri on her knees when Italy won the semifinal against China

Italy proceed to the final

Elisa Togut (ITA) attacks

Chinese Hao Yang attacks against the Italian block of Elisa Togut

The Italian captain Manuela Leggeri happy

Italian Simona Rinieri hits the ball through the Chinese block of Kun Feng (left) and Ruirui Zhao

Manuela Leggeri (ITA) spikes

The Chinese setter Kun Feng

Francesca Piccinini (ITA) tipps the ball over the Chinese block

Italian Elisa Togut attacks against Ruirui Zhao (CHN)

Manuela Leggeri (ITA) spikes

Anna Vania Mello (ITA) celebrates point

Yanyan Liu (CHN) hits the ball, while Simona Rinieri (ITA) tries to block

Simona Rinieri (ITA)

Chinese fans

Simona Rinieri (ITA)

Hao Yang (CHN) attacks against the Italian block of Manuela Leggeri (left) and Elisa Togut

The Chinese setter Kun Feng

The Italian libero Paula Cardulo

A Chinese time-out

The Italian coach Marco Bonitta instructs his team

Ruirui Zhao (CHN) attacks

Italy together after winning against China

Marco Bonitta, the Italian coach

Simona Rinieri (ITA) crying

Manuela Leggeri (ITA)