FIVB - Volleyball World League

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  Lausanne, Switzerland, July 22, 2014 - After the end of the 2014 FIVB Volleyball World League, former Italian champion Andrea Zorzi talked about the difference between his generation and the new generation of volleyball players present at this year’s Finals in Florence, Italy.

22.07.2014 16:16:30   Andrea Zorzi: Speed is at the heart of modern volleyball

22.07.2014 15:00:52   World League performances reshuffle world ranking
21.07.2014 01:09:50   Talking Stats: USA join World League’s multiple gold medal club; Italy win back-to-back bronze
21.07.2014 00:07:58   USA upset Brazil to claim second World League title
20.07.2014 12:43:14   Stats Preview: Brazil, USA set for first-ever meeting in World League final; Italy eye fourth bronze medal
20.07.2014 00:16:51   Talking Stats: USA reach third World League final; Brazil get chance to add more silverware
19.07.2014 22:56:53   Brazil and USA book World League final date
19.07.2014 12:42:24   Stats preview: Iran take first ever meeting with USA; Brazil aim to continue semifinal winning streak
18.07.2014 23:33:36   Talking Stats: Iran guarantee top four finish for the first time; Italy keep clean win-record
18.07.2014 22:37:41   Italy v Brazil, USA v Iran in World League Semifinals
18.07.2014 13:50:39   Talking stats: Iran and Australia in critical, must-win matches to make World League semifinals cut
18.07.2014 00:09:46   Talking Stats: Brazil end losing streak against Russia; USA recover to record win in World League finals
17.07.2014 23:13:43   Brazil and Italy book semifinal spots on World League Finals Day Two
17.07.2014 12:34:32   Brazil renew rivalry with Russia; Australia test mettle on first trip to World League Finals
17.07.2014 00:27:18   Talking Stats: Russia overcome five-set losing spell; Italy end losing streak
16.07.2014 07:09:10   Russia set title defence against Iran; Italy and USA break win-record tie in World League
14.07.2014 15:21:56   FIVB World League: the grand finale to a spectacular, record-breaking edition
14.07.2014 09:47:57   Social Timeline: All eyes on Sydney for World League Group 2 Finals
14.07.2014 00:30:04   FIVB President Graça lauds success of revamped World League
09.07.2014 06:54:04   Group 2 Finals statistical preview: Teams prepare for first World League meetings in semifinals
08.07.2014 14:21:20   Upbeat Volleyroos host World League Group 2 Finals
08.07.2014 10:58:21   Statistical review: Finals line-up begins to take shape after Week 7 action
07.07.2014 09:14:12   Social Timeline: Final World League weekend full of drama
07.07.2014 00:43:27   Dramatic Intercontinental Round final day as World League Finals participants confirmed
05.07.2014 01:17:36   Serbia beat USA to keep Pool B close; Belgium clinch Final Four spot
04.07.2014 08:40:01   All East European clash in World League Match of the Week
04.07.2014 00:07:35   Brazil beat Italy to keep Group 1 Finals hopes alive
03.07.2014 13:16:05   Australia ramps up World League interest with radio campaign
03.07.2014 10:28:23   Brazil and Russia prep up and put everything at stake for last chance at Final Six
03.07.2014 09:02:00   “Nemo” ready to excite Sydney volleyball fans
02.07.2014 16:57:22   Finland aim to stage upset of Pool C leaders Belgium in Tampere
02.07.2014 15:39:22   Tickets sold out for FIVB World League in Milan for Italy and Brazil match
02.07.2014 14:46:59   Teams in Groups 1 and 2 wrap up Pool play for World League Finals
02.07.2014 11:30:32   Australian singer Bonnie Anderson headlines Volleyroos weekend
02.07.2014 10:04:37   Serbia target two imperative wins against USA
01.07.2014 14:14:34   Bulgaria coach Placi resigns, Naydenov takes over
01.07.2014 10:57:48   World League 2014: New format creates buzz
01.07.2014 09:43:52   Azzurri visit San Patrignano rehabilitation community
30.06.2014 18:18:27   Cuba prevail double five-setters in Group 3 Final Four; Iran top Pool A
30.06.2014 12:02:01   Social Timeline: Cuba wins gold in Group 3, top teams get closer to FIVB World League title
29.06.2014 22:53:57   Iran reach first final and Serbia still in contention while Cuba take Group 3 gold
28.06.2014 21:21:26   USA suffer second World League loss; Cuba and Turkey through to Group 3 final
28.06.2014 14:13:10   Russia and USA rev up for another exciting encounter in the 'Match of the Week'
28.06.2014 02:00:56   Iran continue run in World League; USA edge Russia 3-2
26.06.2014 13:57:55   Week 6 World League statistical preview: rivalries intensify and Group 3 Final Four unwraps
26.06.2014 12:19:39   25th FIVB World League: Cuba favourites to win first of three Finals in Bursa
26.06.2014 08:49:13   President Graça: World League Group 3 Finals provide "unique opportunity"
25.06.2014 09:24:00   Finland looking for more stability in home games against Canada
25.06.2014 09:08:44   World League preview: Deciding matches on week 6 schedule
24.06.2014 15:33:41   World League week 5 statistical review: Russia and Argentina extend winning streaks
23.06.2014 15:51:34   Social Timeline: Fans get louder in World League week five
22.06.2014 22:33:09   Iran claim double over Italy; Brazil and Portugal bounce back
22.06.2014 07:21:29   Bulgaria break into win column and snap USA winning streak; Russia and Argentina earn double victories
21.06.2014 07:00:45   USA win seventh straight in World League; Iran upset Italy
20.06.2014 10:47:32   'Match of the Week' action hots up as Poland host Brazil
19.06.2014 07:13:47   Statistical preview: Unbeaten USA seek to gain more ground in World League Week 5
18.06.2014 11:17:27   World League week 5: Volleyball superpowers Brazil and Russia under pressure
18.06.2014 10:07:31   Week 4 statistical review: Pool leaders Italy and France get tamed, USA remain only unbeaten team in World League
16.06.2014 10:24:40   Social Timeline: World League teams prove their strength in week four
15.06.2014 23:10:21   Final Four set for Bursa; France and Brazil bounce back following defeats
15.06.2014 06:09:36   Countdown begins to the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship
15.06.2014 06:09:36   USA stay unbeaten in World League, Russia get first win
14.06.2014 06:43:19   Iran defeat Brazil again; Germany end France's unbeaten run
13.06.2014 11:20:46   USA host Serbia in World League 'Match of the week'
12.06.2014 10:37:03   "Coaches face a major dilemma" - Andrea Zorzi
12.06.2014 09:06:53   World League statistical preview: Teams intensify bids in the tournament's fourth week
11.06.2014 17:18:41   Finland hoping to capitalise on home advantage against Australia
11.06.2014 16:23:17   Tunisia play hosts to six World League pool F matches
11.06.2014 14:56:51   Russia and Bulgaria seek to end winless streak in World League
11.06.2014 13:35:37   Bengolea misses Argentina's World League matches in Japan
11.06.2014 12:15:22   Coaching Argentina is a challenge and a duty, says a passionate Julio Velasco
11.06.2014 09:50:24   World League preview: Fightback begins for defending champions Russia in week four
10.06.2014 12:15:10   Week 3 statistical review: World League complete team showcase in bumper weekend of matches
09.06.2014 21:58:45   Social Timeline: Record-breaking match action and unique venue highlight Week 3
09.06.2014 16:01:03   Pool E carry out most five-setters on third week of World League
08.06.2014 06:58:58   Iran score shock upset against Brazil in World League
07.06.2014 20:57:30   Eternal City embraces the Azzurri ahead of Poland clash
07.06.2014 11:28:41   Italy stay perfect in World League after 3-1 win over Poland
07.06.2014 03:55:53   Setter Trinidad spearheading Spanish volleyball's push to the future
06.06.2014 16:58:23   Italy and Poland in World League 'Match of the week' spotlight
06.06.2014 13:21:09   Spain raring to go ahead of World League return
05.06.2014 18:49:08   The Czech Republic dominate Korea in World League Pool E five-set thriller
05.06.2014 14:21:26   Belgium ready to build on opening success
05.06.2014 13:24:12   World League in full swing as Group 3 action starts
05.06.2014 12:34:42   Slovakia in good mood before World League debut
05.06.2014 11:03:08   Pool G hosts Puerto Rico gear up for World League return
05.06.2014 10:43:40   Heynen brings in new faces for Germany's meeting with France in World League
05.06.2014 10:12:07   Bari prepares for Italy’s World League match against Poland
05.06.2014 09:56:44   Italians head outdoors for World League Rome clash with Poland
04.06.2014 09:59:24   Matt Anderson: a big star with a big heart
04.06.2014 09:05:13   World League preview: favourites under pressure going into week three
03.06.2014 23:38:57   Spain mixing old and young in bid to repeat success of golden era
03.06.2014 17:31:01   Andrea Zorzi: Italy on the right path
03.06.2014 14:35:21   Marcel Gil sets the pace
02.06.2014 16:49:32   World League Week 2 statistical review: Italy, France log double straight-set triumphs
02.06.2014 11:53:15   Social Timeline: World League heats up in week two
02.06.2014 08:51:23   Italy and France continue winning streak in World League
01.06.2014 07:26:43   Serbia do double over Russia; France get third win in World League
31.05.2014 02:20:53   Serbian players take time out to visit schoolchildren, orphans in Nis
31.05.2014 01:55:11   Sammelvuo hopes younger players will boost Finns in World League
31.05.2014 00:19:19   Serbia squeeze past Russia as Italy and Poland also triumph
30.05.2014 10:17:56   Pool B is the strongest group - Russia coach Voronkov
30.05.2014 02:13:00   Young Portugal star João Oliveira ready for World League test
29.05.2014 23:14:32   World League in Mexico generates huge media interest
29.05.2014 22:21:46   Brazil bounce back from disappointing opening weekend with first win
29.05.2014 19:29:59   World League ‘Match of the week’ zooms in on Serbia-Russia as all eyes turn to Brazil v Poland to open second week
29.05.2014 15:40:09   Social Timeline: FIVB World League starts strong for record holders and newcomers
29.05.2014 12:30:13   Portugal looking for new start against Czechs in World League
29.05.2014 08:58:37   World League Statistical Preview: 11 teams set for debut
28.05.2014 18:03:15   Slovakia ready for new challenge in FIVB World League
28.05.2014 17:32:22   James Blunt to headline massive Canberra volleyball weekend
28.05.2014 15:40:50   Starovic relies on support from Serbia’s seventh player – the fans!
28.05.2014 15:20:43   Brazil get set for match against Poland
28.05.2014 15:00:00   World League Week 2 Preview: Russia to begin title-defence in flood-ravaged Serbia
26.05.2014 15:59:11   World League Week 1 review: a statistical retrospect of the opening weekend
26.05.2014 11:18:13   Italy can match the best teams in the world: Travica
26.05.2014 06:51:29   France, Belgium open World League campaigns with two victories
25.05.2014 06:26:19   Italy do double over Brazil in World League opening weekend
23.05.2014 23:47:45   First World League victory for Belgium as Italy beat Brazil
23.05.2014 18:35:20   2014 FIVB World League Media Guide online
23.05.2014 18:30:21   Brazil and Italy first up in "Match of the week"
22.05.2014 23:53:52   Serbia v Iran friendly matches cancelled
22.05.2014 19:14:09   Statistical preview: Number crunching ahead of first World League weekend
22.05.2014 15:18:17   Iran national team split two practice games against Bulgaria
22.05.2014 12:54:54   Serbia and Russia Belgrade clash brought forward
22.05.2014 12:36:50   Brazil and Italy prepare for showdown in Jaraguá do Sul
22.05.2014 00:01:12   Heynen picks 14 players for World League opener
21.05.2014 11:46:53   Clash of titans heralds new FIVB World League era
21.05.2014 10:42:59   Australia looking to build up team as World League approaches
21.05.2014 10:12:44   Kovac looking to take Iran men's team to new successes
20.05.2014 15:38:33   Packed stadium as Velasco makes debut with Argentina's men's team
19.05.2014 16:14:34   Team Germany plays 14 sets in three friendlies with Belgium, wins one
17.05.2014 15:25:59   More experienced Lucarelli ready for 2014 World League
17.05.2014 14:38:28   Italian men's team ready for the challenges ahead
14.05.2014 15:09:41   France coach Tillie selects 12 players for opening round of World League
14.05.2014 05:13:36   Nikola Kovacevic confident about Serbia’s chances in 2014 World League
14.05.2014 04:07:33   Argentina set to play friendly matches with Tunisia
12.05.2014 15:12:52   Serbia win friendlies in Slovenia
08.05.2014 10:12:34   ‘Match of the week’ returns for 2014 FIVB World League season
06.05.2014 16:03:37   Canada aim to build on success
02.05.2014 16:30:54   Cuba look to fresh start with new coach and young team
02.05.2014 15:53:14   Velasco starts project in Argentina without Castellani
02.05.2014 11:22:15   Russia mounts World League defence with 10 of last year’s winners – Murilo makes comeback for Brazil
02.05.2014 09:37:23   Russia’s line-up for 2014 World League released
30.04.2014 16:18:21   Heynen announces Germany’s 22 players for 2014 World League
25.04.2014 16:48:04   Serbia name 22 player lineup for World League tournament
22.04.2014 17:37:35   World League accreditation process open to media
22.04.2014 08:21:48   Vital Heynen aims to win a medal in the next three years
21.04.2014 09:16:40   Slovakia to make the most of World League experience
18.04.2014 17:24:12   Top players on form for clubs ahead of World League
15.04.2014 07:40:36   Kovac looking forward to getting to grips with Iranian national team
01.04.2014 21:42:52   Julio Velasco holds first training session with men's national team of Argentina
05.03.2014 15:05:46   World League Finals hosts proud to stage prestigious international tournament
27.02.2014 09:33:42   Historic World League calendar to culminate in Florence, Italy
25.02.2014 18:22:29   Timings and venues confirmed for 2014 World League Intercontinental Round
06.02.2014 18:11:00   2014 World League Intercontinental Round Calendar released
06.02.2014 15:04:50   2014 World League page open with dynamic calendar available for download
01.01.2014 11:00:00   Preview 2014 - World League 25th anniversary heralds a new era
01.12.2013 17:58:46   World League expands to 28 countries



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