Watch the DOL live on Monday at 1 pm CET
2013 CEV Volleyball European Championship - Men
Copenhagen, Denmark, October 11, 2012. The Drawing of Lots for the final round of the 2013 CEV Volleyball European Championship – Men will take place this coming Monday, October 15, in Copenhagen and will be live streamed via the official website of the Champs www.eurovolley2013.dk starting from 1 pm (CET).
Who will face who when the 2013 CEV Volleyball European Championship – Men starts next September 20, 2013? This will be determined via the DOL that takes place in Parken, the splendid venue located in Denmark’s capital city that will be hosting the semis and finals.
In the bowls for the draw are included Denmark and Poland as host nations of the Championship. Furthermore the Olympic champions from Russia and Italy – bronze medalists at London 2012 – are also part of a star-studded starting field. The defending European champions from Serbia are also waiting to know their opponents for the preliminary phase to be played in four different venues (namely Herning and Odense in Denmark, Gdansk and Gdynia in Poland).
The starting field includes also the national teams of Slovakia, Bulgaria, Belarus, The Netherlands, Finland, Germany, France and the Czech Republic. The last three nations will be determined via the third qualification round scheduled for late May/early June 2013 with home and away matches where Croatia faces Slovenia, Greece plays Belgium and Turkey is challenged by Latvia.