New head coach of Russia, Andrej Voronkov, introduced a list of players for the World League 2013.
The biggest surprise is for sure presence of this most experienced libero, Alexey Verbov. In Russian national team we can also see nine Olympic champions and another come back – Alexey Spiridonov.
During this World League Russia will meet Cuba, Serbia, Italy, Iran and Germany.
Full list of Russian national team:
Opposite: Maxim Mikhaylov, Maxim Zygalov, Nikolaj Pavlov
Setter: Sergiey Antipkin, Alexander Butko, Sergiey Grankin, Sergiey Makarov
Reveiver: Jurij Berezhko, Ilja Zylin, Dmitriy Ilinych, Aleksey Rodithev, Jewgienij Sivozelez, Aleksey Spiridonov, Taras Khtey
Middle blocker: Nikolay Apalikov, Andrey Ashthev, Alexander Volkov, Artiem Volovitch, Dmitriy Muserskiy
Libero: Alexey Verbov, Artiem Jermakov, Valentin Golubiev