volleyball Author: NORSECA
The draw for the pre-Olympic men’s volleyball tournament heading to Paris in 2024 took place this Friday in Lausanne, Switzerland, and Cuba already knows what her path will be in finding one of the tickets that will allow her to return to the most important event. cycle.
From the headquarters of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB), luck wanted the students of Nicolas Vives, ranked 12th in the world rankings, to be in Group A, based in Brazil, along with a local representative (4). Italy (2), Iran (10), Ukraine (16), Germany (17), Czech Republic (22) and Qatar (25).
It is enough to see the names of the rivals that the residents of the Greater Antilles will face to designate this as the “group of death” of the tournament, which will be held from September 30 to October 8 at three sites.
In bracket B, hosted by Japan, the Japanese (7), Americans (6), Slovenians (9), Serbs (11), Turks (14), Tunisians (19), Egyptians (20) and Finns will perform. (24).
Finally, Section C will host China (26), as well as teams from Poland (1), Argentina (8), the Netherlands (13), Canada (15), Mexico (18), Belgium (21) and Bulgaria (23). ).
The classification system in the upcoming fight is both simple and complex: two pointers of each key will receive a direct ticket to the Paris Olympics, from which it becomes clear that reaching the goal will be a very difficult mission.
For teams that do not receive a ticket in this fight, the FIVB will distribute five more tickets later, depending on how the world rankings are after the end of the qualifying stage of the next Nations League.
Source: Juventud Rebelde