1999 FIVB Volleyball World League

The 1999 FIVB Volleyball World League was the tenth edition of the annual men's international volleyball tournament, played by 12 countries from 28 May to 17 July 1999. The Final Round was held in Mar del Plata, Argentina.

Pools compositionEdit

Pool A Pool B Pool C

  Australia
  Italy
  Poland
  Russia

  Brazil
  Canada
  Netherlands
  Spain

  Argentina
  Cuba
  France
  Portugal

Intercontinental roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  Russia 12 10 2 32 14 22
  Italy 12 9 3 31 14 21
  Poland 12 5 7 21 25 17
  Australia 12 0 12 5 36 12

Pool BEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  Brazil 12 10 2 34 14 22
  Spain 12 7 5 26 23 19
  Canada 12 5 7 19 25 17
  Netherlands 12 2 10 15 32 14

Pool CEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  Cuba 12 11 1 33 15 23
  France 12 5 7 25 26 17
  Argentina 12 4 8 22 26 16
  Portugal 12 4 8 17 30 16

Final roundEdit

Pool playEdit

Qualified for the Semifinals

Pool DEdit

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Russia 4 2 0 6 4 1.500 219 207 1.058
2   Cuba 3 1 1 5 3 1.667 179 157 1.140
3   Spain 2 0 2 2 6 0.333 156 190 0.821
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
12 Jul Spain   0–3   Cuba 17–25 19–25 17–25     53–75
13 Jul Cuba   2–3   Russia 23–25 25–16 20–25 25–23 11–15 104–104
14 Jul Russia   3–2   Spain 25–17 24–26 26–28 25–20 15–12 115–103

Pool EEdit

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Brazil 4 2 0 6 2 3.000 176 157 1.121
2   Italy 3 1 1 5 4 1.250 198 189 1.048
3   Argentina 2 0 2 1 6 0.167 140 168 0.833
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
12 Jul Argentina   0–3   Brazil 18–25 15–25 19–25     52–75
13 Jul Brazil   3–2   Italy 18–25 25–22 25–20 18–25 15–13 101–105
14 Jul Italy   3–1   Argentina 25–22 25–18 18–25 25–23   93–88

Final fourEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
16 July
 
 
  Russia1
 
17 July
 
  Italy3
 
  Italy3
 
16 July
 
  Cuba1
 
  Brazil0
 
 
  Cuba3
 
3rd place match
 
 
17 July
 
 
  Russia1
 
 
  Brazil3

SemifinalsEdit

Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
16 Jul Russia   1–3   Italy 25–18 19–25 24–26 20–25   88–94
16 Jul Brazil   0–3   Cuba 20–25 25–27 19–25     64–77

3rd place matchEdit

Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
17 Jul Russia   1–3   Brazil 25–17 23–25 20–25 19–25   87–92

FinalEdit

Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
17 Jul Italy   3–1   Cuba 25–21 23–25 25–19 26–24   99–89

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

External linksEdit