FIVB World Cup match results from Wednesday

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Check out the final scores from the FIVB World Cup matches that took place on Wednesday and the updated tournament standings.

FIVB World Cup matches
United States def. Italy 19-25, 25-19, 25-14, 25-19
Argentina def. Tunisia 25-19, 25-18, 23-25, 25-14
Egypt def. Iran 22-25, 26-24, 25-18, 26-24
Russia def. Canada 23-25, 16-25, 25-17, 25-23, 15-10
Brazil def. Australia 25-15, 25-20, 25-17
Poland def. Japan 25-23, 25-17, 19-25, 25-17

Off the Block U.S. Player of the Day
Aaron Russell, Penn State — Russell had four of the team’s 13 aces along with 12 kills on 57.1 percent offensive efficiency in a victory against Italy.

FIVB World Cup standings

Team Record Points
T-1. Brazil 2-0 6
T-1. Egypt 2-0 6
T-1. Poland 2-0 6
T-4. Russia 2-0 5
T-4. Argentina 2-0 5
6. United States 1-1 4
7. Japan 1-1 3
8. Canada 0-2 1
T-9. Australia 0-2 0
T-9. Iran 0-2 0
T-9. Italy 0-2 0
T-9. Tunisia 0-2 0