The Belgian national volleymen won their first match in the European Golden League on Friday. The Red Dragons defeated Latvia 1-3 in Tartu, Estonia. The set positions were 25-19, 16-25, 14-25 and 21-25. The game lasted more than an hour and a half.
The Dragons will also take on Spain (Saturday) and home country Estonia (Sunday) in their group in the coming days, each time in Tartu. A second tournament is then planned in Latvia from 4 to 6 June, where the Belgians will play the same opponents. On June 4, they will play against Latvia, the next day they will meet Estonia and on June 6, they will play against Spain.
The Final Four of the European Golden League will be organized in Sportcampus Lange Munte in Kortrijk on 19 and 20 June. Belgium is directly qualified for this tournament as organizer. Later in the year, in September, the European Championship is scheduled in Poland, the Czech Republic, Finland and Estonia.