la Cruz to play at Club World Championship
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, April 27, 2017 – Dominican
prolific scorer Bethania De la Cruz will be playing in the FIVB
Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship to be contested in
Kobe, Japan from May 9-14.
De la Cruz has been a steady offensive contributor for Russia’s
Dinamo Moscow since joining the team early in the season.
Dinamo Moscow has been named as the eighth and final team in
this year’s FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship.
The Russian 2016 Super League champions, who are also 2-1 in the
best of five-match final against Dinamo Kazan in the 2017
Russian Super League finals, replace former wild card selection
The Turkisk team ended up qualifying via the European
qualification spot after winning the European Champions League
title in Treviso on Sunday.
Moscow, who finished fourth in Treviso, join three other wild
card picks Volero Zurich, Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul and Volei
Nestle Osasco (which were already announced on April 3) for the
annual international club competition.
The three other participating clubs include hosts Hisamitsu
Springs of Kobe, reigning Asian champions NEC Red Rockets of
Kawasaki and South American champions Rexona Sesc Rio de