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Italy versus Russia

Italy are winless in their world championship matches against Russia. Russia beat Italy three times in straight sets (1986, 1994 and 2006) and once in five sets (2002).

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Milan - MEDIOLANUM FORUM

Milan is one of the most densely populated cities in Europe; it is the capital of Lombardy Region. It has played several roles throughout its history, including that of capital of the Roman Empire, a political centre of considerable importance in the Renaissance period and capital of the Kingdom of Italy in the Napoleonic period.

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Referees

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Aziz Yener

Nationality
Turkey
Birth Date
1/1/1961
Birth Place
Turkey
Volleyball International Referee Nominated
2001

Heike Kraft

Nationality
Germany
Birth Date
10/9/1964
Birth Place
Bietigheim
Volleyball International Referee Nominated
2005
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