1995 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup

The 1995 FIVB Men's World Cup was held from 18 November to 2 December 1991 in Japan. Twelve men's national teams played in cities all over Japan for the right to a fast lane ticket into the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. The first three qualified.

1995 Men's World Cup
Tournament details
Host nation Japan
Dates18 November – 2 December
Teams12
Venue(s)7 (in 7 host cities)
Champions Italy (1st title)
Runners-up Netherlands
Third place Brazil
Fourth place United States
Tournament awards
MVPItaly Andrea Giani

The twelve competing teams played a single-round robin format, in two parallel groups (site A and site B). The men played in Tokyo, Sendai, Fukushima, Chiba, Hiroshima, Kumamoto, and Kagoshima.

ResultsEdit

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Italy 22 11 0 33 3 11.000 526 258 2.039
2   Netherlands 20 9 2 30 7 4.286 522 344 1.517
3   Brazil 20 9 2 29 7 4.143 516 297 1.737
4   United States 19 8 3 24 9 2.667 429 351 1.222
5   Japan 18 7 4 21 14 1.500 427 371 1.151
6   Cuba 18 7 4 23 18 1.278 498 491 1.014
7   Argentina 16 5 6 17 20 0.850 415 461 0.900
8   South Korea 14 3 8 12 24 0.500 404 467 0.865
9   Canada 14 3 8 11 27 0.407 385 527 0.731
10   China 14 3 8 11 26 0.423 371 483 0.768
11   Egypt 12 1 10 5 30 0.167 288 505 0.570
12   Tunisia 11 0 11 2 33 0.061 289 515 0.561

All times are Japan Standard Time (UTC+09:00).

First roundEdit

Site AEdit

Location: Tokyo

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
18 Nov 14:30 Argentina   3–1   China 15–10 9–15 15–10 15–11   54–46  
18 Nov 16:30 Italy   3–0   Egypt 15–5 15–2 15–8     45–15  
18 Nov 18:30 Japan   3–1   Canada 14–16 15–13 15–6 15–7   59–42  
19 Nov 13:00 China   3–0   Egypt 15–7 15–4 15–8     45–19  
19 Nov 15:00 Italy   3–0   Canada 15–3 15–7 15–10     45–20  
19 Nov 18:00 Japan   3–0   Argentina 15–13 15–3 15–10     45–26  
20 Nov 14:00 Canada   3–2   Egypt 12–15 16–14 15–12 10–15 15–10 68–66  
20 Nov 15:30 Italy   3–0   Argentina 15–4 15–6 15–3     45–13  
20 Nov 18:15 Japan   3–0   China 15–4 15–10 15–4     45–18  

Site BEdit

Location: Kumamoto

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
18 Nov 13:00 Netherlands   3–0   Tunisia 15–11 15–4 15–5     45–20  
18 Nov 15:00 Brazil   3–0   United States 15–8 15–13 15–8     45–29  
18 Nov 18:00 Cuba   3–0   South Korea 15–11 15–2 15–11     45–24  
19 Nov 13:00 United States   3–0   Tunisia 15–7 15–5 15–9     45–21  
19 Nov 15:00 Cuba   3–2   Netherlands 7–15 17–15 8–15 15–8 17–15 64–68  
19 Nov 18:00 Brazil   3–1   South Korea 15–3 12–15 15–3 15–11   57–32  
20 Nov 13:00 Netherlands   3–0   United States 15–10 15–7 15–6     45–23  
20 Nov 16:00 South Korea   3–0   Tunisia 15–10 15–9 15–10     45–29  
20 Nov 18:00 Brazil   3–0   Cuba 15–9 15–0 15–9     45–18  

Second roundEdit

Site AEdit

Location: Hiroshima

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
22 Nov 12:30 Argentina   3–0   Canada 15–8 15–9 15–8     45–25  
22 Nov 15:30 Italy   3–0   China 15–4 15–3 15–3     45–10  
22 Nov 18:45 Japan   3–0   Egypt 15–9 15–5 15–8     45–22  
23 Nov 13:00 China   3–1   Canada 15–10 15–6 14–16 15–13   59–45  
23 Nov 16:00 Argentina   3–0   Egypt 15–5 15–5 15–6     45–16  
23 Nov 18:00 Italy   3–0   Japan 15–4 15–6 15–8     45–18  

Site BEdit

Location: Kumamoto

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
22 Nov 12:30 Cuba   3–1   Tunisia 15–5 6–15 15–5 15–6   51–31  
22 Nov 15:00 Netherlands   3–1   Brazil 17–15 12–15 15–7 17–15   61–52  
22 Nov 18:00 United States   3–0   South Korea 15–9 15–11 15–13     45–33  
23 Nov 13:00 Brazil   3–0   Tunisia 15–6 15–9 15–12     45–27  
23 Nov 15:30 United States   3–0   Cuba 15–10 15–11 15–8     45–29  
23 Nov 18:30 Netherlands   3–0   South Korea 15–4 15–9 15–11     45–24  

Third roundEdit

Site AEdit

Location: Sendai

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
26 Nov 13:00 Brazil   3–0   Argentina 15–6 15–3 15–4     45–13  
26 Nov 15:00 South Korea   3–0   China 15–11 15–11 15–5     45–27  
26 Nov 18:00 Japan   3–0   Tunisia 15–3 15–7 15–4     45–14  
28 Nov 13:00 Netherlands   3–0   Canada 15–7 15–10 15–1     45–18  
28 Nov 15:00 Egypt   3–0   Tunisia 15–3 17–15 16–14     48–32  
28 Nov 18:00 Japan   3–0   South Korea 15–6 15–13 15–9     45–28  
29 Nov 13:00 Brazil   3–0   Canada 15–5 15–4 15–6     45–15  
29 Nov 15:00 Italy   3–1   Cuba 15–12 7–15 15–8 15–3   52–38  
29 Nov 18:00 United States   3–0   Japan 15–7 15–12 15–9     45–28  

Site BEdit

Location: Fukushima

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
26 Nov 13:00 Cuba   3–0   Canada 15–10 15–6 15–5     45–21  
26 Nov 15:15 Italy   3–1   Netherlands 13–15 15–6 15–8 15–3   58–32  
26 Nov 18:00 United States   3–0   Egypt 15–10 15–8 15–9     45–27  
28 Nov 12:30 Cuba   3–2   Argentina 15–13 8–15 7–15 15–13 18–16 63–72  
28 Nov 15:00 Italy   3–1   Brazil 15–9 10–15 16–14 15–8   56–46  
28 Nov 18:00 United States   3–0   China 15–7 15–4 15–6     45–17  
29 Nov 13:00 Netherlands   3–0   Argentina 15–7 15–2 15–6     45–15  
29 Nov 15:30 South Korea   3–0   Egypt 15–10 15–7 15–1     45–18  
29 Nov 18:00 China   3–1   Tunisia 11–15 15–7 15–7 15–7   56–36  

Fourth roundEdit

Site AEdit

Location: Tokyo

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
30 Nov 14:00 Canada   3–0   Tunisia 15–12 15–5 15–12     45–29  
30 Nov 15:30 United States   3–0   Argentina 15–11 15–5 15–12     45–28  
30 Nov 18:30 Japan   3–1   Cuba 13–15 15–5 16–14 15–7   59–41  
1 Dec 12:30 Italy   3–0   United States 15–8 15–8 15–4     45–20  
1 Dec 15:30 Brazil   3–0   China 15–4 15–7 15–7     45–18  
1 Dec 18:00 Netherlands   3–0   Japan 15–3 15–11 15–12     45–26  
2 Dec 14:00 Italy   3–0   Tunisia 15–5 15–5 15–9     45–19  
2 Dec 16:00 Cuba   3–1   China 14–16 15–11 15–12 15–13   59–52  
2 Dec 18:00 Brazil   3–0   Japan 15–3 15–5 15–4     45–12  

Site BEdit

Location: Chiba

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
30 Nov 13:00 Italy   3–0   South Korea 15–13 15–7 15–10     45–30  
30 Nov 15:30 Netherlands   3–0   China 15–10 15–10 15–3     45–23  
30 Nov 18:00 Brazil   3–0   Egypt 15–2 15–6 15–8     45–16  
1 Dec 13:00 Argentina   3–0   Tunisia 15–12 15–8 15–12     45–32  
1 Dec 15:30 Canada   3–1   South Korea 15–9 8–15 15–10 15–10   53–44  
1 Dec 18:00 Cuba   3–0   Egypt 15–6 15–11 15–4     45–21  
2 Dec 13:00 United States   3–0   Canada 15–13 15–10 15–10     45–33  
2 Dec 15:30 Netherlands   3–0   Egypt 15–3 15–9 15–8     45–20  
2 Dec 18:00 Argentina   3–1   South Korea 12–15 16–14 16–14 15–11   59–54  

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit