Dutch duo shock the world
as Chinese confirmgreatness
While 48 teams per gender started the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships, it was the Netherlands pair of Alexander Brouwer
and Robert Meeuwsen who left the happiest in the men’s draw, while Chinese women’s pair Chen Xue and Zhang Xi finally fulfilled their
potential by getting their hands on a major title.
looks back on the wins that shook up the traditional orders in both men’s
and women’s beach volleyball.