The Korea Volleyball Association (KVA) announced that the South Korean men’s national team will participate in the 22nd Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship 2023, which will be held in Urmia, Iran, from April 19-26.스포츠토토
The men’s team, led by head coach Lim Do-heon, will send a total of 14 players. Hwang Seung-bin (KB Insurance) and Hwang Taek-ui (Armed Forces Athletic Corps) will lead the setters, while Park Kyung-min (Hyundai Capital) and Lee Sang-wook (Samsung Fire) will be responsible for the libero positions.
Na Kyung-bok (Ministry of Defense), Jeong Ji-seok (Korean Air), Jeong Jung-yong (Korean Air), Lim Sung-jin (KEPCO), and Jeon Kwang-in (Hyundai Capital) are the outside hitters, while Heo Soo-bong (Hyundai Capital) and Lim Dong-hyuk (Korean Air) are the opposites. Kim Kyu-min (Korean Air), Lee Sang-hyun (Woori Card), and Kim Min-jae (Korean Air) were selected as middle blockers.
Korea, which is in Group F of the Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship, will face Bangladesh on Sept. 19 and Pakistan on Sept. 21, with the second-place finisher advancing to the round of 12 playoffs. The men’s volleyball team gathered at the Jincheon Athletes’ Village in mid-July and began training for about four weeks. On July 16, the team departed Incheon International Airport for Urmia, Iran, the host city of the tournament.