Menu WL


WL2007 Home
Competition Info
Match Info
LIVE Scorebox
Best Players
Previous Editions
FIVB World League 2007
Brazil wins its seventh FIVB World League

Katowice, 15th July 2007 – Brazil wins its seventh World League title, the fifth in a row. In a very tough final match, in the full packed Spodek hall in Katowice (Poland) with more than 12’000 people, Rezende’s team signs a 3-1 result against Russia to go for the gold. Bronze medal match went to U.S.A., which beat Poland 3-1: this doubles the third medal signed by the U.S.A. in 1992. The Brazilian picked up a team cheque for 1 million US dollars. Then Ricardinho Garcia tears were unstoppable when Dr. Rubén Acosta H, FIVB President, gave him the Most Valuable Player prize. It ended just like it had begun for the magnificent Rezende’s squad: this team started is victorious path by winning the 2001 World League in Katowice.

  >>> More

More news...
15.07.2007 U.S.A.: a bronze World League  
15.07.2007 2007 World League Final Round. Russia and Brazil for the gold final  
14.07.2007 Brazil beats Poland and go for the gold final match to meet Russia  
14.07.2007 Russia is the first finalist of the 2007 World League  
13.07.2007 2007 World League Final Round, what a show. Russia – U.S.A. and Poland - Brazil for the Semi Finals  
12.07.2007 2007 World League Final Round. Straight 3-0 victories for Russia against Bulgaria and U.S.A with France  
12.07.2007 2007 World League Final Round. First surprise signed by Bulgaria: Olympic and World Champions of Brazil fall at tie break. A fifth set for Poland to beat France  
10.07.2007 Wednesday’s the day: the 2007 World League Final Round starts in Katowice, Poland  
10.07.2007 Granvorka, France are ready for anything  
08.07.2007 2007 FIVB World League: the Intercontinental Pools end with a tie between Italy and Japan. From Wednesday, the start of the Final Round in Poland  
05.07.2007 Patience is the name of the game for Priddy  
04.07.2007 2007 World League: in the seventh weekend, Italy faces Japan twice, just few days before the Final Round  
04.07.2007 Pride of Japan homes in on top spot  
04.07.2007 Rooney, a phenomenal attacking talent  
03.07.2007 French ace Antiga set to return in Poland  
02.07.2007 The FIVB wild card for the 2007 World League Final Round goes to France. The team will join Brazil, Bulgaria, Poland, Russia and U.S.A. in the Final Six in Katowice (Poland)  
02.07.2007 Wild-card pour les finales de la Ligue Mondiale 2007 attribuée à la France  
02.07.2007 U.S.A. reach Brazil, Bulgaria, Poland and Russia in the 2007 FIVB World League Final Round  
28.06.2007 France prepared for wild road to Poland  
27.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League, weekend 6: U.S.A. wants to win against Italy to go for the Final Round  
26.06.2007 A Tale of Four Setters  
25.06.2007 Americans prepare for Italian Job  
25.06.2007 After Bulgaria and Poland, Brazil and Russia reach the 2007 FIVB World League Final Round  
22.06.2007 Giba comes back with throttle full open  
21.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League, latest news. In Canada, a symposium for Volleyball at school  
20.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League, weekend 5: big battle for the first place in three Pools  
18.06.2007 Bulgaria already qualified for the 2007 FIVB World League Final Round  
15.06.2007 New hero Naohiro lifts Japan  
14.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League, weekend 4 starts Friday: stars are back on the court. Argentina – Poland, “Match of the Week” on TV worldwide  
13.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League, weekend 4: Bulgaria is very close to the Final Round  
12.06.2007 Alberto Cisolla: Italian captain and messenger  
11.06.2007 Brazil, Bulgaria and Poland have still no loss after the third weekend of the 2007 FIVB World League  
06.06.2007 2007 FIVB World League gets into third weekend  
04.06.2007 Brazil, Bulgaria and Poland still unbeaten after the second weekend of the 2007 World League  
01.06.2007 Second weekend for the 2007 FIVB World League: Brazil, Italy and Serbia home debut  
28.05.2007 Brazil, Poland, Bulgaria, Cuba and Russia close unbeaten the first round of the 2007 FIVB World League  
25.05.2007 Poland-China, Canada-Finland and Cuba-Egypt open today the 2007 World League  
24.05.2007 New Egyptian squad to head to Cuba for the first weekend of the 2007 World League  
24.05.2007 New-look Brazil prepare in Japan for World League challenge  
24.05.2007 Serbia in Moscow  
21.05.2007 China's hard preparation for the 2007 World League  
21.05.2007 Argentina ready for its Bulgarian premiere in the 2007 FIVB World League  
17.05.2007 Hideyuki Otake hopes to take Japan to new heights  
15.05.2007 Egypt selected World League squad to face Cuba without three stars  
15.05.2007 Argentinean Men's team looking forward to the 2007 World League  
11.05.2007 Canadians working hard for the upcoming World League  
11.05.2007 The Argentinean Men’s National Team’s restless preparations for the 2007 World League  
11.05.2007 Over 30 TV channels worldwide will televise the upcoming World League  
09.05.2007 Cuba Men to train and play in Portugal and Bulgaria  
07.05.2007 The 2007 World League raises huge interest in Poland: all tickets sold out  
01.05.2007 U.S. World League Roster a Wealth of Experience  
18.04.2007 Seminar for World League Supervisors  
05.04.2007 The FIVB World League 2007 on ESPN  
26.03.2007 Kai returns to Japan squad  
21.03.2007 Poland to host the Final Round of the 2007 World League  
23.02.2007 Create Argentina's 2007 World League mascot and win a trip to Rosario to see Argentina play  
13.02.2007 An exciting new identity for the World League  
13.02.2007 La Ligue mondiale fait peau neuve  
13.02.2007 Una emocionante y nueva identidad para la Liga Mundial  
20.09.2006 Italy to host 2007 FIVB World League Finals