Grbić announces his team, Podraščanin definitely misses out Tokyo 2020 Qualifications
Serbia Volleyball national team does not go to the FIVB International Qualifier for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in program August 9-11 in a good mood: they have lost 2 match in the Wagner Memorial, finishing 3rd out of 4 teams.
However, Serbia head coach Nikola Grbić will not make changes in the roster that competed in the tournament and will take the same 14 players to the Qualification Tournament in Bari, Italy. There, Serbia will play against the hosts Italy, Australia and Cameroon.
Miran Kujundžić and Božidar Vučićević were crossed out from the preliminary roster, while injuries prevented Marko Podraščanin and Milan Katić to compete in the tournament.
The 14-player roster of Serbia:
Setters: Nikola Jovović, Aleksa Batak
Opposites: Aleksandar Atanasijević, Dražen Luburić
Liberos: Neven Majstorović, Nikola Peković
Middle blockers: Srećko Lisinac, Petar Krsmanović, Aleksandar Okolić, Stevan Simić
Outside hitters: Uroš Kovačević, Marko Ivović, Nemanja Petrić, Lazar Ćirović.