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FIVB $15 million World League - Week 3
Italy splits matches with Brazil
Lausanne, Switzerland, June 1, 2003 - Eight time World League champions Italy gained revenge for Friday's 3-1 loss to Brazil by beating the World Champions 3-2 in their second Pool B match on Sunday to wrap up Week 3 of the FIVB $15 Million World League Intercontinental Rounds.
In the feature clash of the weekend Italy and Brazil were destined to put on a mouth-watering encounter and Sunday's game fitted the bill. Hosts Italy, led by inspirational captain Andrea Giani, came from two sets down to take the next three in a five-set thriller (23-25, 21-25, 25-21, 25-22, 16-14) in one hour and 48 minutes. More
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FIVB $15 million World League Preview Week Three
Heavyweights clash in Pool B
Lausanne, Switzerland, May 28, 2003 - Action at its best is guaranteed this weekend when World League super powers Italy host World Champions Brazil in the feature clash of week three of the FIVB $15 million World League Intercontinental Rounds, the world's top annual competition in men's Volleyball. More   Spanish

30/05/2003 - Malveiro looking ahead to Germany
28/05/2003 - Brazil men's and women's teams destined for Europe
28/05/2003 - Antiga on comeback as Blain rings the changes for France
28/05/2003 - Heavyweights clash in Pool B
28/05/2003 - Spain make changes to face Russia
28/05/2003 - Goedkoop hopes for clean sheet against Cuba
28/05/2003 - No illusions for Bulgaria
28/05/2003 - Serbia and Montenegro aim for improved performance
27/05/2003 - Japan prepare to host Greece