Tokyo, Japan, November 20, 2017 - Six cities will host the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship in Japan from September 29 to October 20, including Yokohama, Sapporo, Kobe, Hamamatsu, Nagoya and Osaka.
The second round composed of two groups of 8 teams will be played in Nagoya and Osaka from October 7 to 11, while the third round matches featuring two groups of three teams will be played in Nagoya from October 14 to 16. All the matches in Nagoya will be played at the Nippon Gaishi Hall. Matches in Osaka will take place at the Municipal Central Gymnasium.
FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship Japan 2018 - Teams qualified
The 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship will follow on from the men’s competition in Italy and Bulgaria from September 10 to 30. The FIVB’s flagship event for women’s national teams takes place every four years. USA claimed gold in Italy in 2014 and are the reigning world champions. For information about previous editions of the competition, click here.