Florence, Italy, September 13, 2018 - Co-hosts Italy meet Belgium
Thursday night, as both sides look for their second wins in the 2018
FIVB World Championship. Italy beat Japan 3-0 in the openign game on
Sunday and Belgium downed Argentina 3-1 on Wednesday. Belgium last beat
Italy at a World Championship 48 years ago in Sofia, following a
previous win in 1966 in Pardubice. These were Belgium's only two World
Championship wins over Italy in seven matches.