Argentina out to break Poland's unbeaten run


Argentina have won five of their last six matches at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship


• These teams have met three times at the world championship. The first two meetings were won by Argentina (1986 and 1998). 
• Their most recent meeting came in 2006 with Poland defeating Argentina in straight sets. 
• Poland are unbeaten in their last 22 matches against Argentina at major tournaments. 
• Before this winning streak started in 2002, Argentina had won their previous five meetings (1986- 2002). 


• Poland can win five matches in a row for the first time since 11 in 2006. 
• Against Cameroon, they dropped their first set this tournament. in 2006, they lost their first set only in their seventh match. 
• Poland have won 21 of their 26 world championship matches in this century (2002- 2014)• Damian Wojtaszek celebrates his 26th birthday on the day of this match. 


• Argentina have won five of their last six matches at the WCh. 
• They have won two matches in a row in straight sets. The last time they had three straight-set wins in a row was in 1990 (four matches). 
• Argentina have won one (JPN 1998) and lost two (FRA 1986, JPN 2006) matches against host nations. 
• Nicolás Uriarte and Facundo Conte both play for Polish team PGE SKRA Bełchatów.


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