Russia became the host country of the male volleyball championship in 2022 among men's teams. This is stated on the website of the All-Russian Volleyball Federation (VFV).
The decision was taken at the Congress of the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB), which took place on November 15 in Mexico. "This tournament is a gift for our fans, athletes, veterans, the leaders of the state and everyone interested. In our country, a large number of fans and fans dedicated to our sport deserve to see live stars of world volleyball at home", said the head of VFV Stanislav Shevchenko.
Cities, as well as the time of the tournament, will be set at the FIVB Administrative Council in mid-February. The World Volleyball Championship will be held in Russia for the first time in history. The competitions take place every four years. The current winner is the Polish team.
In the summer of 2018, Russia for the first time hosted the World Championship in Russia. At the tournaments there were 11 Russian cities and 12 stages. The winner was a French team.