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Italy women's national volleyball team

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FIVB ranking  8 (as of August 2016)
Appearances  5 (First in 2000)
Appearances  10 (First in 1978)
Head coach  Marco Bonitta
Home  Away
Best result  5th (2004, 2008, 2012)
Best result  Gold : (2002)
Location  Italy
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Association  Italian Volleyball Federation
Confederation  European Volleyball Confederation
Similar  Brazil women's national volleyball team, Japan women's national volleyball team, China women's national volleyball team

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The Italy women's national volleyball team is the national team of Italy that takes part in international volleyball competitions. It is governed by the Federazione Italiana Pallavolo (FIPAV). The team's biggest victories were the Gold Medal at the 2002 FIVB Women's World Championship, being the first team to break the domination of Russia, Cuba, China and Japan; the 2007 and the 2011 World Cup, winning 21 out of the 22 matches in both tournaments.

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Summer Olympics

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Championship

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Cup

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Grand Prix

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European Championship

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Mediterranean Games

     Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Current squad

The following is the Italian roster in the women's volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. ‹See Tfd›

Head coach: Marco Bonitta

Notable players

  • Simona Gioli
  • Carolina Costagrande
  • Paola Croce
  • Francesca Piccinini
  • Elisa Togut
  • Valentina Arrighetti
  • Taismary Agüero
  • Simona Rinieri
  • Manuela Leggeri
  • Manuela Benelli
  • Paola Cardullo
  • Sabrina Bertini
  • Darina Mifkova
  • Sara Anzanello
  • Maurizia Cacciatori
  • Raffaella Calloni
  • Paola Paggi
  • References

    Italy women's national volleyball team Wikipedia