Lausanne, Switzerland, June 22, 2018 - Russia opened Week 5 of the 2018
FIVB Volleyball Nations League with a 3-0 win over Italy in Modena -
their fourth straight-set win in a row - and now aim at their fifth.
With their win over Italy Russia punched their ticket to the Final Six,
as had USA done earlier in the day after picking up two points in their
five-set defeat to France.