Ángel Dennis

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Ángel Dennis
Personal information
Full name Ángel Dennis
Nationality Cuban
Italian
Born (1977-06-13) June 13, 1977 (age 39)
Havana, Cuba
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 89 kg (196 lb)
Spike 0 cm (0 in)
Block 0 cm (0 in)
Volleyball information
Position Outside hitter/Opposite
Current club Lupi Santa Croce
Number 17 (club), 7 (national team)
Career
Years Teams
1998–2000
2003
2004
2004–2007
2007–2012
2012–2013
2013
2013–2016
2016
2016
2016–
Palermo Volley
Playeros de San Juan
ICOM Latina
Lube Banca Macerata
Cimone Modena
Club Ciudad de Bolívar
Anwar Club
APAV Canoas
Anwar Club
Revivre Milano
Lupi Santa Croce
National team
1996–2001  Cuba (212)
Last updated: 9 February 2017

Ángel Dennis Diaz (born 13 June 1977) is a Cuban-born Italian volleyball player.

Biography[edit]

He played for IVECO Palermo from 1998 to 2000. With Cuba national team, he won a World League in 1998 and an America's Cup in 2001, before abandoning his country to move to establish himself in Italy in the latter year.

After a period of inactivity, he returned to play in 2003-2004 for Latina Volley, before moving to Lube Banca Marche Macerata the following year, after a short stint in Qatar. With Lube he won a top national division and an Italian Supercup in 2006, and two CEV Cups (2005–2006). In 2006 he married Italian volleyball player Simona Rinieri, by which he got Italian nationality.

In 2007 he moved to Modena, with which he currently plays. Angel in 2002 Serie A1 League won Most Valuable Player.

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