FIVB World Grand Prix and World League Final Reports available online
The reports contain full game-by-game reviews and statistical analyses of the two premiere annual volleyball events for men and women.
In 2012, the World League competition initiated a new format for the Intercontinental Round, in which each team’s 12 matches were organised into four three-day round robins. Each team hosted one of those three-day mini tournaments. In the Finals it was Poland that came out on top for the first time, in front of USA in second place and Cuba in third. The World League Final Report can be downloaded directly from here.
The 2012 World Grand Prix saw USA triumph and Brazil finish second, for a third straight year. and for a third straight year Brazil finished second. The big surprise was Turkey, who achieved their first podium finish with a bronze-medal performance in only their second World Grand Prix appearance having finished seventh in 2008. The World Grand Prix Final Report can be downloaded directly from here.