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Cuba press hail bronze medal
Havana, Cuba, July 11, 2005 - Cuban media on Monday praised the bronze medal won by the Caribbean country's national team in the 16th Men's World Volleyball League. "Good for the bronze!" said the State-run daily Granma in its article commenting on Sunday's victory of Cuba over Poland (3-2) at Belgrade Arena, Serbia and Montenegro, while weekly magazine Trabajadores highlighted the medal as a "Golden bronze". More

Once more Brazil were too strong: Gold Medal!
Belgrade, Serbia and Montenegro, July 10, 2005 – Gold for Brazil, silver for Serbia and Montenegro and bronze for Cuba! Golden final for a 2005 World League golden champion – Brazil! – and some dust of gold everywhere in the Beogradska Arena: in the shouts of the public, in the eyes of all the medal holders, in the hands of all the young volunteers who made possible this great yearly celebration of Volleyball. More

Final Round
Men’s world rankings - Top six remain unchanged
Cuba collect bronze
Repeat of 2003 as Brazil take on Serbia & Montenegro in final
Brazil and Serbia & Montenegro put the pressure on: a fantastic evening!
First shock of the giants in Belgrade:
Poland and Brazil were stronger

FIVB President receives award from the President of Serbia and Montenegro
The final run home
Brazil aiming for hat trick of World League titles
French Spanish
Cracking clash between Cuba and Poland to open World League Final Round


Intercontinental Round
Outstanding improvement by Venezuela
Worst ever result for Italy
Best ever finish for Portugal
Intercontinental Round full of colour on and off the court
True global feel to the best players of the Intercontinental Round


Week Three
Portugal, Cuba & Poland top the pools at halfway mark
A who's who of Argentina Men's Volleyball

Week Six
Cuba, Brazil and Poland all confirmed to join Serbia & Montenegro in World League final round
A special invitation for journalists
French Spanish Accreditation form


Week Two
Defending champions lose to leave Poland only side unbeaten
Week Five
Brazil claim Final Round spot while Pools B & C remain open


Week One
Brazil, Cuba and Portugal join Poland and Greece with two wins
Week Four
Serbia & Montenegro & Argentina break tie break record
Brazil, Cuba & Poland hold finals tickets after Round Four
Thumbs up for Belgrade ahead of Final Round
  World League build up
Battle on as Cuba & Bulgaria open 2005 World League