2000 FIVB Volleyball World League

The 2000 FIVB Volleyball World League was the 11th edition of the annual men's international volleyball tournament, played by 12 countries from 26 May to 16 July 2000. The Final Round was held in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Rotterdam Host Final

Pools compositionEdit

Pool A Pool B Pool C

  Argentina
  Canada
  Italy
  FR Yugoslavia

  Cuba
  France
  Netherlands
  Russia

  Brazil
  Poland
  Spain
  United States

Intercontinental roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  FR Yugoslavia 12 9 3 32 15 21
  Italy 12 8 4 28 23 20
  Argentina 12 4 8 23 28 16
  Canada 12 3 9 15 32 15

Pool BEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  Russia 12 9 3 31 14 21
  France 12 7 5 24 21 19
  Cuba 12 5 7 21 24 17
  Netherlands 12 3 9 13 30 15
Netherlands qualified as host of the Final Six

Pool CEdit

Team P W L SW SL Pts
  United States 12 10 2 31 15 22
  Brazil 12 8 4 28 16 20
  Poland 12 5 7 21 24 17
  Spain 12 1 11 9 34 13

Final roundEdit

Pool playEdit

Qualified for the Final
Qualified for the 3rd place match
Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Italy 9 4 1 13 8 1.625 460 462 0.996
2   Russia 8 3 2 13 7 1.857 454 413 1.099
3   FR Yugoslavia 8 3 2 11 8 1.375 440 403 1.092
4   Brazil 7 2 3 8 11 0.727 414 421 0.983
5   Netherlands 7 2 3 7 12 0.583 409 435 0.940
6   United States 6 1 4 8 14 0.571 472 515 0.917
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
10 Jul Russia   3–0   FR Yugoslavia 25–23 25–20 25–22     75–65
10 Jul Italy   3–1   United States 25–19 20–25 25–20 25–23   95–87
10 Jul Brazil   3–0   Netherlands 25–21 25–23 25–21     75–65
11 Jul Italy   3–2   Russia 26–24 19–25 25–22 13–25 17–15 100–111
11 Jul United States   3–2   Brazil 22–25 19–25 25–23 25–23 15–11 106–107
11 Jul FR Yugoslavia   3–1   Netherlands 25–19 15–25 25–20 25–13   90–77
12 Jul FR Yugoslavia   3–1   United States 25–15 19–25 36–34 25–14   105–88
12 Jul Italy   3–0   Brazil 25–19 25–21 26–24     76–64
12 Jul Russia   3–0   Netherlands 25–16 25–17 26–24     76–57
14 Jul FR Yugoslavia   3–0   Brazil 25–21 30–28 25–16     80–65
14 Jul Russia   3–1   United States 25–22 23–25 25–20 25–21   98–88
14 Jul Netherlands   3–1   Italy 25–23 25–27 25–19 25–22   100–91
15 Jul Italy   3–2   FR Yugoslavia 16–25 25–15 17–25 25–23 15–12 98–100
15 Jul Brazil   3–2   Russia 25–22 20–25 25–11 18–25 15–11 103–94
15 Jul Netherlands   3–2   United States 25–19 19–25 25–18 26–28 15–13 110–103

FinalsEdit

3rd place matchEdit

Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
16 Jul FR Yugoslavia   0–3   Brazil 19–25 21–25 21–25     61–75

FinalEdit

Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
16 Jul Italy   3–2   Russia 25–22 18–25 20–25 25–21 15–13 103–106

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

External linksEdit