The 2027 Volleyball World Championships will be held in Poland, the Polish prime minister has announced.
The Polish cities of Katowice and Gliwice will, along with Slovenia, host the Volleyball Men’s World Championship 2022 after the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) had taken it away from Russia.
Poland’s men’s volleyball team defeat Brazil again to secure consecutive championship.
President Andrzej Duda and PM Mateusz Morawiecki congratulated the Polish men's volleyball team on their victory in the Men's World Volleyball Championship in Turin on Sunday.
Poland now only needs one point in its match against Italy to make it through to the semi-finals.
With five victories in five matches the White and Reds are advancing to the second stage first in group D.
Under Belgian coach Vital Heynen, Poland will now face Puerto Rico, Bulgaria, Iran, and Finland in the first round of the championships, which are being jointly hosted by Bulgaria and Italy.
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