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"Rising Son" Gottsu is the World Cupís rising star
 
Tokyo, Japan, December 5, 2007: Japanís ďRising SonĒ of Volleyball is the ďRising StarĒ of the FIVB Volleyball World Cup 2007.
Yusuke Ishijima, better known simply as ďGottsuĒ (meaning "tough" or "strong"), was a popular winner of the award at the prize presentation ceremony at Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Sunday night.
The 23-year-old wing spiker lit up the World Cup venues on a nightly basis with his swashbuckling performances, be it a blistering serve, ferocious spike, flying dig or crunching block.

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