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Cholakian working during one of the Olympic Semi-Finals refereeing South Korea v USA

Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 30, 2014 - In another recognition of the great knowledge level of Argentine Volleyball the international Argentine Referee, Rolando Cholakian, with a huge experience at all kind of premier international competitions was summon by the International Volleyball Federation as part of the referee team for the Final Round of the FIVB World League 2014 to take place in Firenze, Italy.

Born in Cordoba, he was one of the referees at the London Olympic Games refereeing a total of 9 double-gender matches at that outstanding volleyball international competition. Cholakian in that competition was the 1st referee of one of the Women's Semi-final played between South Korea and USA and also at the Men's Bronze Medal match that faced Bulgaria and Italy.

During this season, Cholakian is also confirmed by the FIVB and by the Argentine Volleyball Federation, as referee at the Seniors' Men World Championship to be carried out in Poland starting end of August.

Among other international summon received that show his outstanding career, the Argentine referee was part of the last two World Cups (2007 and 2011), in the previous Seniors' World Championships (2006 and 2010), in the Great Champions Cup (2009) and in several FIVB World League Final Rounds since the year 2008.