FIVB Volleyball Nations League Hong Kong 2019
FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) is an international volleyball competition held annually by Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) since 2018. In VNL, 12 core teams and four challenger teams will battle to become Volleyball Nations League champion by playing in a round robin format. The 16 teams will have their preliminary matches played in 20 pools of four teams each. The remaining five best teams, as determined by the final ranking after the round robin phase, and the Finals’ host team will go to the Finals. This year, Hong Kong will host the third week of preliminary rounds which will include Mainland China, Japan, Italy and the Netherlands.