The Polish national men's team qualified for next year's Olympic Volleyball tournament after defeating Slovenia 3-1 in Gdańsk on Sunday.
Despite being one of the most accomplished teams in the world, the Brazilian Canarinhos side couldn’t hold off the onslaught of the Polish Eagles."We played an amazing match, we beat the great Brazil 3-0.That speaks for itself,” said triumphant setter Marcin Komenda.
Polonia Londyn will become the first British team to play in the grand European trophy, and will come up against the best on the continent.
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The Polish ace will be the first male Polish volleyball player to receive the CEV award. Before him, only volleyball queens Małgorzata Glinka-Mogentale and Dorota Świeniewicz received the honour.
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.
Following a dismal performance on Friday against Argentina and on Saturday against France Poland was on the verge of being volleyed out of the championships.
With five victories in five matches the White and Reds are advancing to the second stage first in group D.
Poland’s 8th triumph in the Wagner Memorial, the team began with a relatively easy 3-0 win over Canada, narrowly beat France 3-2 and stormed all over Russia with 13 aces.