Home » FRIENDLY TOURNAMENT W: Belien overpowered Italy, Russia and Turkey played five sets

FRIENDLY TOURNAMENT W: Belien overpowered Italy, Russia and Turkey played five sets

by WoV

The International volleyball tournament Rabobank Super Series has been continued, the hosts and Russian girls celebrated new wins.

The Netherlands

The Netherlands

The Netherlands

The Netherlands

As the part of the preparations for the FIVB World Championship which will be held from September 29 to October 20 in Japan, the Netherlands organized a strong tournament with four teams.

After a victory in the first match of the tournament against Russia, today Italy suffered defeat from the host team who scored the second win. On the other side, Russian girls outplayed Turkey who now have two defeats.


The Netherlands – Italy 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 25-13)

NETHERLANDS: Grotheus 8, Sloetjes 2, Lohuis 3, Belien 11, Dijekema 1, Buijs 10, Schoot (libero), Plak 8, Bongaerts, Jasper M. 1, Kinp (libero), Polder 3. N.e: Stoltenborg, Daalderop, Koolhaas. Coach: Morrison.

ITALY: Pietrini 8, Orro 1, Lubian 4, Mingardi 4, Ortolani 9, Fahr 5, Parrocchiale (libero), Nwakalor 9, Bosetti. N.e: Malinov, Chirichella, Egonu, Danesi, Sylla, De Gennaro. Coach:. Mazzanti


Program of Rabobank Super Series:


Tuesday, August 7

Italy – Russia 3-1 (25-17, 17-5, 25-22, 25-20) 

The Netherlands – Turkey 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-17, 25-21)

Wednesday, August 8

Russia – Turkey 3-2 (22-25, 20-25, 25-15, 26-24, 16-14)        

The Netherlands – Italy 3-0 (25-14, 25-20, 25-13) 

Thursday, August 9 

16:30 Turkey – Italy        

19:00 The Netherlands – Russia


Saturday, August 11

14:30 semi-final     

17:00 semi-final

Sunday, August 12

14:30 Match for the 3rd place                 

17:00 Match for the 1st place


SUBSCRIBE to have full access to WoV PROFILES, STATS, and WoVVIDEO.

Discover what’s new in the volleyball world.

Related Articles

Leave a Comment



By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.