Volleyball Nations League 2023: full schedule and results
After the VNL, the Japanese will fight for their tenth continental title in the 2023 Asian Championship, which will be played in Tehran, Iran, from August 18-26.
Their last and most important tournament in 2023 will be the FIVB Road to Paris Olympic volleyball qualifier. The Asians will host Pool B from September 30-October 8 and will battle USA, Slovenia, Serbia, Türkiye, Tunisia, Egypt and Finland for two spots in the Paris 2024 Games.
Italy, who will continue their quest to win their first VNL medal next season, will also turn their focus to continental competition after the conclusion of the tournament as they will try to defend the European Championship title they won in 2021 in this year’s edition of the tournament, which will be played from August 18-26 in their country, Bulgaria, Israel and North Macedonia.
With the Road to Paris Olympic volleyball qualifier, the Italians will play Brazil, Iran, Cuba, Ukraine, Germany, Czechia and Qatar in Pool A, which will be hosted by Brazil.
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