Volleyball
Men: World League 2001
May 11-June 30:
Final Standings:

Group A:
1. Italy * 12-21 (30-15)
2. France * 12-20 (27-21)
3. Spain 12-17 (23-28)
4. Argentina 12-14 (16-32)

Group B:
1. Russia * 12-20 (28-14)
2. Poland * 12-19 (25-22)
3. Greece 12-18 (24-25)
4. Venezuela 12-15 (16-32)
Group C:
1. Cuba * 12-22 (32-10)
2. Yugoslavia * 12-22 (31-11)
3. Japan 12-15 (15-28)
4. Portugal 12-13 (5-34)

Group D:
1. Brazil * 12-23 (35-11)
2. Netherlands * 12-19 (28-22)
3. USA 12-18 (20-25)
4. Germany 12-12 (11-36)

Final Round (at Katowice (pol)):

Final Standings:

Group E:
1. Brazil * 3-6 (9-3)
2. Yugoslavia * 3-4 (6-6)
3. France 3-4 (6-8)
4. Poland 3-4 (4-8)
Group F:
1. Italy * 3-5 (8-4)
2. Russia * 3-5 (8-6)
3. Cuba 3-5 (6-6)
4. Netherlands 3-3 (3-9)

Semifinals:
Brazil * - Russia 3-2 (25-19 25-19 24-26 23-25 20-18)
Italy * - Yugoslavia 3-2 (22-25 19-25 25-22 25-22 15-12)

3rd Place:
Russia * - Yugoslavia 3-0 (25-20 25-20 25-23)

Final:
Brazil * - Italy 3-0 (25-15 25-22 25-19)