The meeting was held in Ljubljana and ended with the score 3: 0 (25:15, 25:16, 30:28).
The most productive player of the match was the Russian center Artyom Volvich, who scored 11 points.
For the wards of Tuomas Sammelvuo, this victory was the third in the tournament.
In the next match, which will take place on September 16, the national team will play with Finland.
Earlier, Russian volleyball players started with a victory at the KM in Japan.