Samuele Papi

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Samuele Papi
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Personal information
Full name Samuele Papi
Born (1971-05-20) May 20, 1971 (age 43)
Ancona, Italy
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Spike 345 cm (136 in)
Block 310 cm (120 in)
Volleyball information
Position Outside hitter
Current team Italy Copra Elior Piacenza
Number 6
National team
1993-2012  Italy (339)
Last updated: December 8, 2014

Samuele Papi (born May 20, 1973 in Ancona, Italy) is an Italian men's volleyball player, a member of Italy men's national volleyball team in 1993-2012, silver and bronze medalist of the Olympic Games, multiple winner of the European Championship and World Championship, silver medalist of the World Cup 2003, three-time CEV Champions League winner, double CEV Cup winner, four-time Challenge Cup winner, six-time Italian Champion.

Papi won five Italian titles, three European Champions cups, and, with the Italian national team, two World Championships (1994 and 1998) and three European Championships.[1][2][3][4] He competed at four Summer Olympics, winning two silver medals and two bronze medals.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "World Championships". www.fivb.org. International Volleyball Federation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "2004/2005 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  3. ^ a b "2003 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "1998/1999 European Championships". www.cev.lu. European Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  5. ^ Olympic results
  6. ^ "World League 2004 News". www.fivb.org. International Volleyball Federation. Retrieved 19 August 2014.