Format First Round Top four teams from each pool advance to second round. 16 teams advance, 8 eliminated.
Second Round Pool A and D will combine to form Pool E. Pool B and C will combine to form Pool F. Teams will play the four teams they did not face in the first round. Top four teams from each pool will advance. (1st and 2nd round matches count). 8 teams advance, 8 teams eliminated.
Knockout Round There is no crossover. It will be a pure 8 team single elimination bracket. 1E will play 4E, 2E will play 3E. 1F will play 4F, 2F will play 3F.
Post by ethankasales on Sept 24, 2022 8:51:36 GMT -5
Here’s an article I wrote about Haleigh Washington and Ali Frantti representing USA volleyball at the 2022 FIVB World Championships. The U.S. plays its first match against Kazakhstan today in the Netherlands at 1:30 p.m. ET.