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1994 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship


The 1994 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship was the thirteenth edition of the tournament, organized by the world's governing body, the FIVB. It was held in Athens (Peace and Friendship Stadium)[1] and Thessaloniki (Alexandreio Melathron Nick Galis Hall), Greece from September 29 to October 8, 1994.[2]

1994 Men's World Championship
Tournament details
Host nation Greece
DatesSeptember 29 – October 8
Teams16
Venue(s)2 (in 2 host cities)
Champions Italy (2nd title)

VenuesEdit

TeamsEdit

First roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Peace and Friendship Stadium, Athens

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Greece 6 3 0 9 2 4.500 147 111 1.324
2   Russia 5 2 1 8 5 1.600 184 148 1.243
3   Canada 4 1 2 5 6 0.833 139 141 0.986
4   Algeria 3 0 3 0 9 0.000 65 135 0.481
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
29 Sep Russia   3–0   Algeria 15-10 15-6 15-3     45-19
29 Sep Greece   3–0   Canada 15-7 15-3 15-12     45–22
30 Sep Russia   3–2   Canada 10-15 17-16 12-15 15-11 17-15 71-72
30 Sep Greece   3–0   Algeria 15-13 15-1 15-7     45–21
01 Oct Canada   3–0   Algeria 15-10 15-11 15-4     45–25
01 Oct Greece   3–2   Russia 8-15 15-13 4-15 15-12 15-13 57–68

Pool BEdit

Peace and Friendship Stadium, Athens

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   United States 6 3 0 9 3 3.000 169 136 1.243
2   Brazil 5 2 1 8 5 1.600 170 127 1.339
3   Germany 4 1 2 4 7 0.571 102 147 0.694
4   Argentina 3 0 3 3 9 0.333 127 158 0.804
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
29 Sep United States   3–1   Germany 15-13 14-16 15-4 15-10   59-43
29 Sep Brazil   3–2   Argentina 7-15 10-15 15-4 15-10 15-10 62-54
30 Sep United States   3–0   Argentina 15-10 16-14 15-6     46-30
30 Sep Brazil   3–0   Germany 15-1 15-4 15-4     45-9
01 Oct Germany   3–1   Argentina 16-14 4-15 15-8 15-6   50-43
01 Oct United States   3–2   Brazil 15-12 15-9 9-15 10-15 15-12 64-63

Pool CEdit

Alexandreio Melathron Nick Galis Hall, Thessaloniki

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Italy 5 2 1 8 3 2.667 155 119 1.303
2   Bulgaria 5 2 1 6 4 1.500 135 122 1.107
3   Japan 4 1 2 4 8 0.500 152 173 0.879
4   China 4 1 2 3 6 0.500 95 123 0.772
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
29 Sep Bulgaria   3–1   Japan 16-14 15-9 16-14 15-11   62-48
29 Sep Italy   3–0   China 15-8 15-8 15-4     45-20
30 Sep China   3–0   Japan 15-13 16-14 15-6     46-33
30 Sep Italy   3–0   Bulgaria 15-9 15-8 15-11     45-28
01 Oct Bulgaria   3–0   China 15-10 15-11 15-8     45-29
01 Oct Japan   3–2   Italy 15-4 17-15 8-15 14-16 17-15 71-65

Pool DEdit

Alexandreio Melathron Nick Galis Hall, Thessaloniki

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Cuba 6 3 0 9 2 4.500 158 130 1.215
2   Netherlands 5 2 1 6 5 1.200 154 118 1.305
3   South Korea 4 1 2 6 8 0.750 161 177 0.910
4   Sweden 3 0 3 3 9 0.333 114 162 0.704
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
29 Sep Cuba   3–2   South Korea 12-15 17-16 15-9 9-15 15-10 68-65
29 Sep Netherlands   3–1   Sweden 15-8 15-9 12-15 15-5   57-37
30 Sep Netherlands   3–1   South Korea 15-7 13-15 15-8 15-6   58-36
30 Sep Cuba   3–0   Sweden 15-8 15-9 15-9     45-26
01 Oct South Korea   3–2   Sweden 15-7 15-7 6-15 9-15 15-7 60-51
01 Oct Cuba   3–0   Netherlands 15-12 15-13 16-14     45-39

Final roundEdit

Peace and Friendship Stadium, Athens

Last 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                           
    05 October        
04 October
   Greece  0
   Netherlands  3 07 October
     Netherlands  3  
   Japan  0      Netherlands  3
  05 October
04 October      United States  2  
   United States  3
   Bulgaria  1 08 October
     South Korea  0  
   South Korea  3      Netherlands  1
  05 October
04 October      Italy  3
   Italy  3
   Russia  3 07 October
     Russia  1  
   Germany  0      Italy  3 3rd place match
  05 October
04 October      Cuba  1   08 October
   Cuba  3
   Brazil  3    United States  3
     Brazil  2  
   Canada  0      Cuba  1


Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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