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Volleyball Professional Players | List of Top Volleyball Professional Players

Volleyball Professional Players:- Volleyball is undoubtedly one of the fastest-growing sports all over the world. It was first started in the USA by a sports teacher to overcome cold weather by playing inside the hall. But after a few years of invention, it became so popular in the country and nearby countries. With the expansion of colonial countries, it became more and more popular.

Volleyball Professional Players

Every game is made successful and popular with the players who play the game so the common persons who play the game in their routine, not for just time pass but to achieve something which is never achieved by anybody in that specific field and make profit with are the professionals of the game. They are the reason why people start loving the game and start imitating the game.

No.1 Kerri Walsh Jennings

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Height:- 188cm
  • Position:- All-round
  • Current teammate:- Brooke Sweat
  • National Team:- United States of America
  • Official Instagram Profile – Kerri Walsh Jennings Instagram
  • About:- Kerri Walsh Jennings is a professional volleyball player who won three  Olympic gold medals and one Olympic bronze medal. She and her partner Misty Mary Treanor won the gold medal in beach volleyball in 2004,2008and the 2012 summer Olympics and won three  FIVB Volleyball World Championship in 2003,2005and 2007. They both are considered as one of the greatest beach volleyball duos of all time.

No.2 Misty May-Treanor

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Height:- 1.75m
  • Position:- Defender
  • Current Club:- Retired
  • National Team:- United States of America
  • About:- Misty Elizabeth May-Treanor is a retired American professional volleyball player. She has won three Olympic gold medals and one Olympic bronze medal. With her partner Kerri Walsh Jennings, she won the gold medal in beach volleyball in 2004,2008and 2012 summer Olympics and won three FIVB Volleyball World Championship in 2003,2005and 2007. They both are considered as one of the greatest beach volleyball duos of all time.

No.3 Giba

  • Citizenship:- Brazilian
  • Height:- 1.90m
  • Position:- Outside hitter
  • Current Club:- Retired
  • National Team:- Brazil
  • About:- Gilberto Amauri de Godoy Filho widely known as Giba is a former Brazilian professional volleyball player who is one of the most talented players played in the National team. He played in Brazil, Italy, Russia, Argentina, and many other countries during his long career. While playing for the national team he conquered  8 South American Championships, 8 World League, 3 World Championships, a gold in 2004 Summer Olympics, silver in Beijing Olympics, and London Olympics respectively where he led the team. He decided to get retire from professional volleyball in 2014 at the age of 37.

No.4 Karch Kiraly

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Height:- 1.88m
  • Position:- Centre
  • Current Club:- Retired
  • National Team:- United States of America
  • About:- Charles Frederick Karch Kiraly is a retired  American professional volleyball player who represented the US national team in the 1984 and 1988 Olympics where he won two gold medals. Only volleyball player to win gold medals in both the category of volleyball internationally. He was also a three times National Championships during his career. He is presently the chief instructor and coach of the United States Women’s national team.

No.5 Lorenzo Bernardi

  • Citizenship:- Italian
  • Height:- 1.99m
  • Position:- Outside hitter
  • Current Club:- Gas Sales Piacenza
  • National Team:- Italy
  • About:- Lorenzo Bernardi is a retired professional volleyball player and the present head coach of the Italian club Gas Sales Piacenza. He won a silver medal in the Atlanta Olympics 1996, was two times World Champion, and also a two times European Champion. He got elected as the best player of the 1996 World Championship and was also selected as the Volleyball Player of the Century along with Karch Kiraly of America by FIVB in 2001.

No.6 Logan Tom

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Height:- 186cm
  • Position:- Outside hitter
  • Current Club:- Hapoel KFAR-SABA
  • National Team:- United States of America
  • About:- Logan Maile Lei Tom is an American professional volleyball player. She is a four times medalist Olympian from the United States. She was the youngest women player to be selected for the  American national team in Olympic Games. She won silver medals in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics while playing for the national team of the USA and was also selected as the Most Valuable Player of the year 2004 FIVB World Grand Prix.

No.7 Lang Ping

  • Citizenship:- Chinese
  • National team:- China
  • Height:- 6ft
  • Current Club:- Chinese NT (2013)
  • About:- Lang Ping is a professional volleyball player from China who represented the Chinese national team in various events. She is currently the head coach of the Women’s national team of China. She is the only athlete to win gold both as a player and as a coach in the 2016 Rio Olympics. She won a gold medal in the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics games Olympic games. A sports-based movie is also made on her which was released in 2020.

No.8 Gabrielle Reece

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Nickname:- Gabby
  • Height:- 1.91m
  • Current Club:- Retired
  • About:- Gabrielle Reece is a retired professional volleyball player who represented the national team of the USA in the 2000 Olympic Challenge series. She was the leader of WBVL skills for four consecutive years from 1993-1996. She was also named as the Offensive Player of the Year in 1994-1995. She appeared in several covers of the magazine like Outside, Shape, and Women’s Sports and fitness. She also posed nude for Playboy and has a very popular career in modeling and is a volleyball professional.

No.9 Regla Torres

  • Citizenship:- Cuban
  • Height:- 6ft 3 inch
  • Position:- Middle blocker
  • National team:- 1991 to 2002 Cuba
  • About:- Regla Torres is a professional volleyball player who represented the national side of Cuba. She won a gold medal in Olympics at the very young age of 17 and also playing internationally at the age of 14. She won three gold medals in the Olympic Games of Atlanta, Sydney, and Barcelona and was a gold medallist at World Championships. She was also elected as one of the greatest volleyball players of the 20th century.

No.10 Matt Anderson (Volleyball Professional Players)

  • Citizenship:- American
  • Height:- 2.08m
  • Nickname:- Matt
  • Position:- Outside hitter
  • Current club:- Sir Safety Umbria Volley
  • About:- Matt is an American professional volleyball player and is a current member of Unites States National team. He has played three Olympics with the USA national team. He was also a member of the 2014 world league and 2015 World Cup. He won a bronze in the 2016 Rio Olympics, bronze in the 2018 FIVB World Championship and a gold and a bronze in the 2015 and 2019 World Cup respectively.

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