Poland's men's volleyball team defeated Canada 3:0 (25:23, 26:24, 25:20) in their tenth match at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup in Hiroshima on Monday.
There was high drama this weekend as Poland gave Germany a proper thrashing before having to be rescued by the Polish PM on Monday after their flight to Slovenia, where they have their crucial match against the host nation, was cancelled.
After their most successful tournament in a decade Poland’s women volleyball players can prepare for next year’s qualifiers for the Tokyo Olympics with their heads held high.
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.