Friday marks the start of the World League and the second weekend of Grand Prix Games
Friday sees the first weekend of games in the World League being played in Sydney.
The big match, which sees France taking on Italy, starts at 10.10 am (Italian time).
France will then play throughout the weekend, with games against Australia on Saturday 18th, and Belgium the following day.
Friday also marks the start of the second weekend of the Women's Volleyball Grand Prix, now in its 24th edition (3 June - 10 July), with Erreà's teams Netherlands and Puerto Rico competing.
The match of the tournament will be when Guidetti's Dutch team takes on Bonitta's Italy in Bari, on Saturday 18 at 8.30 pm.