Canada takes straight-sets win over Bulgaria in males’s Volleyball Nations League

The Canadian males’s volleyball staff scored their second victory on the Volleyball Nations League cease in Antalya, Turkey, taking a straight-sets win (25-22, 30-28, 26-24) over Bulgaria on Friday.

In a post-game interview, Canada’s Fynn McCarthy stated regardless of successful in straight units, the Bulgarians weren’t a straightforward opponent – which was a profit for the Canadians.

“It wasn’t a straightforward match for us,” MCCasrthy stated. “[Bulgaria] gave us push again however we labored by way of some troublesome moments which I feel was nice for the staff and for me as a person.

“It is simply nice to get this win.”

Canada is now 2-1 in VNL play after Tuesday’s win over hosts Turkey, and Thursday’s loss to top-ranked Poland.

Canada subsequent performs Slovenia on Saturday at 7 a.m. ET, which will probably be streamed reside on, the CBC Sports activities app, and on CBC Gem.

The Twelfth-ranked Canadians have already certified for the 2024 Paris Olympics after a second-place efficiency within the Olympic Qualifier pool final yr.

WATCH | Canada vs. Bulgaria, full-match replay:

FIVB Males’s 2024 Volleyball Nations League Antalya: Canada vs. Bulgaria

Watch Canada battle Bulgaria on the FIVB 2024 Males’s Volleyball Nations League match in Antalya, Turkey.

Canadian roster

  • Luke Herr – Winnipeg
  • Brett Walsh – Calgary
  • Ryley Barnes – Edmonton
  • Nicholas Hoag – Sherbrooke, Que.
  • Eric Loeppky – Steinbach, Man.
  • Stephen Maar – Aurora, Ont. 
  • Pearson Eshenko – Banff, Alta.
  • Fynn McCarthy – Lake Nation, B.C.
  • Danny Demyanenko – Toronto
  • Lucas Van Berkel – Edmonton
  • Xander Ketrzynski – Toronto
  • Arthur Szwarc – Toronto
  • Landon Currie – Coldstream, B.C.
  • Justin Lui – Pickering, Ont.
  • Reserve: Jordan Schnitzer – Surrey, B.C.

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