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World League 2011
22nd Edition

- FIN / Finland - Player's biography
Team name  Tihinen
First name Tuomas
Last name Tihinen
Age (birth date) 37  (26/12/1979)
Hometown Tampere
Languages FIN, ENG
Position Height Weight Spike Block
Universal 196 cm 93 kg 339 cm 314 cm
National Selections Olympic W.Champ. Other Total  
  0 0 80 80
Volleyball career
International debut  
Club debut Viialan Pyry
Actual Club Tampereen Isku-Volley (FIN) 
Hobbies Fishing 
Favourites Books: Angels and demons
Food: Chicken with rice
Movie: Nuija ja tosinuija
Music: Everything else than jazz
Other sports: Track & Field
  Tuomas has played for Finland from 2001-2007, totalling 80 national team games.

His debut in the national team was ten years ago against Estonia.

"Tumppi" is a two-time Finnish champion (2002, 2006) and six time medalist. He ended up with bronze this season with Isku-Volley.

Tuomas was named as Rookie of the Year 2001.


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