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World League 2011
22nd Edition

- FIN / Finland - Player's biography
Team name  Sivula
First name Urpo
Last name Sivula
Age (birth date) 29  (15/03/1988)
Hometown Tampere
Languages FIN, ENG, GER, SWE
Position Height Weight Spike Block
Universal 195 cm 100 kg 350 cm 330 cm
National Selections Olympic W.Champ. Other Total  
  0 9 179 188
Volleyball career
International debut FIN-POR, Oulu, Finland, 2006 
Club debut Kurun Ryhti (FIN)
Actual Club VaLePa (FIN) 
Hobbies Racket 
Favourites Books:
Food: Hot Dog with two sausages
Movie: Scarface
Music: Many
Other sports: Volleyball / O-P Ojansivu
  Universal player Urpo Sivula played his first game in the World League before he had played a single match in the Finnish national league in 2006.

This season he played for Italian club of Cavriago.  At 195cm tall Sivula has now played 72 matches for the national team.

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


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