Samuele Papi

Samuele Papi (born 20 May 1973) is an Italian former volleyball player, a member of Italy men's national volleyball team in 1993-2012, silver and bronze medalist of the Olympic Games, multiple winner of the European Championship and World Championship, silver medalist of the World Cup 2003, three-time CEV Champions League winner, double CEV Cup winner, four-time Challenge Cup winner, six-time Italian Champion.

Samuele Papi
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Personal information
Born (1973-05-20) 20 May 1973 (age 48)
Ancona, Italy
Height1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight84 kg (185 lb)
Spike345 cm (136 in)
Block310 cm (122 in)
Volleyball information
PositionOutside hitter
Number6
Career
YearsTeams
1990–1994
1994–1998
1998–2011
2011–2017
Pallavolo Falconara
Bre Banca Lannutti Cuneo
Sisley Treviso
LPR Piacenza
National team
1993–2012 Italy (361)
Last updated: 3 January 2018

CareerEdit

Papi won five Italian titles, three European Champions cups, and, with the Italian national team, two World Championships (1994 and 1998) and three European Championships.[1][2][3][4] He competed at four Summer Olympics, winning two silver medals and two bronze medals.[5]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Championships". www.fivb.org. International Volleyball Federation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  2. ^ "2004/2005 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  3. ^ a b "2003 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  4. ^ "1998/1999 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  5. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Samuele Papi". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020.
  6. ^ "World League 2004 News". www.fivb.org. International Volleyball Federation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.

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