The eighth edition of the FIVB Men's Club World Championship will be held from October 15 to 20, 2013 in Betim in Brazil.
The competition will feature eight teams such as in the previous editions except for the first one in 1989, which saw only six teams compete. Host club Sada Cruzeiro will be joined by seven other club teams representing each Confederation.
The competition will run over five days and consist of two rounds with 16 matches in total.
Preliminary Round: 12 matches
Finals: 4 matches
Two pools (A and B) are composed of four (4) teams each, with teams playing each other in a Round Robin system to determine the overall ranking and classification from 1st to 4th.
Teams ranked 3rd and 4th in each pool will be eliminated and classified respectively with a 5th and 7th place finish.
FINALS (Semifinals and Finals)
Semifinals: The team ranked 1st in Pool A after the Preliminary Round will play against the team ranked 2nd in Pool B. The team ranked 1st in Pool B after the Preliminary Round will play against the team ranked 2nd in Pool A.
Finals: The losers of the semifinal matches will playoff for 3rd and 4th places. The winners of the semifinal matches will contest the final for 1st and 2nd places.
Qualified as 2013 Asian Men's Club Championship winner
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