2013 World League Finals match schedule
Lausanne, Switzerland, July 15, 2013 – The 2013 FIVB Volleyball World League Finals will have an explosive start on Wednesday as favourites Brazil take on heavy weights Russia in Pool E. Hosts Argentina will then take on Bulgaria in the second match of the day in Mar del Plata.
Canada, the surprise of the 2013 World
League Intercontinental Round will begin their campaign a day later against
Russia, while Italy will face Bulgaria in their first match on Thursday.
The top two teams from pools B, Italy
and Russia, had to fight hard for their places in the Final while Bulgaria (pool
A) advanced to the Final after beating Poland in the last weekend of the
Intercontinental Round. Brazil finished the FIVB World League’s
Intercontinental Round at the lead of Pool A, with 25 points (nine wins and
only one loss) – a good way to start its campaign for the title.