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World League 2010
21st Edition

- FIN / Finland - Player's biography
Team name  Sivula
First name Urpo
Last name Sivula
Age (birth date) 32  (15/03/1988)
Hometown Lempäälä
Languages finnish, english
Position Height Weight Spike Block
195 cm 100 kg 350 cm 330 cm
National Selections Olympic W.Champ. Other Total  
  0 15 197 212
Volleyball career
International debut FIN-POR, Oulu, Finland, 2006 
Club debut Kurun Ryhti (FIN)
Actual Club VaLePa Sastamala Tampere 
Hobbies Racket 
Favourites Books:
Food: Hot Dog with two sausages
Movie: Scarface
Music: Many
Other sports: Volleyball / O-P Ojansivu

Universal player Urpo Sivula, 22, played his first games in the World League before he had played a single match in the Finnish national league. This happened in the summer of 2006.

This season he played in the Italian team of Monza, which was coached by Mauro Berruto.  195 cm tall Sivula has now played 54 matches in the national team.

In the Finnish League Sivula has won two silver medals and In the Finnish Cup three silver medals. He was the rookie of the year in 2007.


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