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Joshua Umandal to play in Bahrain

January 14, 2022 - Friday 2:01 PM by GDM

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Joshua Umandal is set to take his act in Bahrain.

Umandal will suit up for Bani Jamra in the Bahrain League, where Marck Espejo served as import in 2020.

Umandal’s agency Virtual Playground announced the development.

“Joshua Umandal departs today to Bahrain as he is chosen to play for Bani Jamra Volleyball Club,” said the agency’s statement.

Umandal becomes the third Filipino men’s volleyball player to play overseas, joining Espejo and Bryan Bagunas.

Both Espejo and Bagunas are currently in Japan V.League as Filipino imports.

The 22-year old has bid farewell to University of Santo Tomas since the UAAP remains in freezer since Season 82 due to pandemic.

The 6-foot-2 spiker was part of  Philippine Men’s National Volleyball Team that won the historic silver medal in the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.

Umandal then broke out aa the team’s leading scorer during the 2021 Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship.

 

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