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THREE BEST TEAMS BY SKILLS
BEST SPIKERS
Rk. Team
Spikes Faults Shots Total Atts Succ.%
1
CUB Cuba
612 185 429 1,226 49.92
2
USA United States
590 153 455 1,198 49.25
3
FRA France
634 220 444 1,298 48.84
BEST BLOCKERS
Rk. Team
Stuff
Blocks
Faults Rebounds Total
Atts
Avg. by
set
1
USA United States
160 216
186 562 3.48
2
POL Poland
150 268
250 668 3.26
3
CUB Cuba
148 314
233 695 3.08
BEST SERVERS
Rk. Team
Aces
Faults Serve
Hits
Total
Atts
Avg. by
set
1
GER Germany
64
133 826 1,023 1.49
2
BRA Brazil
66
167 881 1,114 1.38
3
CUB Cuba
65
163 904 1,132 1.35
BEST SETTERS
Rk. Team
Running
Sets
Faults
Still
Sets
Total
Atts
Avg. by
set
1
BRA Brazil
388
5 808 1,201 8.08
2
POL Poland
369
9 753 1,131 8.02
3
USA United States
366
5 744 1,115 7.96
BEST RECEIVERS
Rk. Team
Excellents Faults
Serve
Receptions
Total
Atts
Eff. %
1
FRA France
556 30
258 844 62.32
2
KOR Korea
567 65
313 945 53.12
3
BRA Brazil
472 39
310 821 52.74
INTERCONTINENTAL ROUND
Records
HIGHEST SCORERS
Pool A
Wilfredo León,
25
(
Cuba v Russia, June 17)
Pool B
Gavin Schmitt,
33
(
Canada v Brazil, May 19)
Mikko Oivanen,
33
(
Finland v Canada, June 3)
Pool C
Michal Lasko,
26
(
Italy v France, June 29)
Pool D
Tsvetan Sokolov,
33
(
Bulgaria v Germany, June 24)
TOP TEAM BLOCKING PERFORMANCES
Pool A
19
Russia v Serbia (June 30)
Pool B
17
Brazil v Finland (May 20), Poland v Finland (June 9)
Pool C
21
France v Korea (May 20)
Pool D
16
Bulgaria v Germany (May 27)
TOP TEAM SERVING PERFORMANCES
Pool A
10
Cuba v Serbia (June 16)
Pool B
11
Brazil v Finland (May 20)
Pool C
9
France v Korea (June 22), France v USA (June 30)
Pool D
11
Portugal v Argentina (June 17)
HIGHEST SET SCORES
Pool A
Cuba v Japan, 3-0 (May 18)
25-22,
28-26
, 25-20
Russia v Cuba, 3-1 (June 29)
26-28
, 26-24, 25-17, 25-23
Pool B
Canada v Finland, 3-0 (May 18)
33-31
, 26-24, 25-23
Pool C
USA v Korea, 3-0 (June 29)
32-30
, 26-24, 25-22
Pool D
Argentina v Portugal, 3-0 (May 27)
28-26
, 25-20, 25-21
Germany v Bulgaria, 3-1 (June 24)
25-20,
28-26
, 22-25, 25-22
The highest set score in World League history was in the Preliminary Round of World
League 1999. Brazil won their second set against Canada
44-42
on the way to victory in
a five-set, 256-point (24-26, 44-42, 18-25, 25-16, 19-17) match.
HIGHEST SCORING MATCHES
Pool A
Serbia v Japan, 3-2 (May 20)
22-25, 25-21, 25-27, 25-19, 15-12
216
points
Pool B
Poland v Brazil, 3-2 (May 18)
25-22, 27-25, 25-27, 22-25, 15-12
225
points
Pool C
Italy v Korea, 3-2 (May 18)
24-26, 27-25, 21-25, 29-27, 18-16
238
points
Pool D
Germany v Bulgaria, 3-2 (July 1)
25-16, 24-26, 25-23, 25-27, 17-15
223
points
The highest match score in World League history came in the Intercontinental Round of
World League 2005. Serbia won over Argentina at home in Novi Sad after the teams had
exchanged
272
points over five sets (25-21, 32-30, 27-29, 17-25, 34-32), including a
tiebreak set in which both teams exceeded 30 points.