FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2019 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Thu, 17 Oct 2019 08:40:32 GMT Thu, 17 Oct 2019 08:40:32 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Calendar announced for Olympic season http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89176&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 – Beach volleyball fans have a great year to look forward to with as many as 42 events featured on the 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Calendar and the beach volleyball tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games another highlight of the season. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89176&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:59:59 GMT Americans triumph with men’s 4x4 gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89182&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – The national team of the United States triumphed with the men’s gold at the first FIVB-sanctioned beach volleyball 4x4 event at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games to match the achievement of their American counterparts in the women’s tournament. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89182&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:55:09 GMT USA snatch historic World Beach Games women's 4x4 gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89181&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – United States it is! The first beach volleyball 4x4 gold medals from an FIVB-sanctioned event at the ANOC World Beach Games Qatar 2019 went to Alexandra Wheeler, Emily Hartong, Geena Urango, Karissa Cook, Katherine Spieler and Kelly Reeves and their coach Phil Noyes. The national team of Brazil claimed silver, while Canada settled for bronze, as the medal matches took place on Wednesday at the Katara Beach in Doha. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89181&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 22:21:17 GMT India and Pakistan continue to grow with support from FIVB http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89180&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 – The FIVB Nucleus Project has once again demonstrated its importance in the development of volleyball around the world, especially in regard to improving the performance of the national teams. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89180&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:01:14 GMT FIVB opens host city candidature process for 2020 Volleyball Challenger Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89179&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 - The FIVB has opened the bidding process for the next host cities of the Men’s and Women’s 2020 FIVB Volleyball Challenger Cup, which will take place from June 24-28, 2020. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89179&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:00:00 GMT World Beach Games beach volleyball 4X4 schedule/results http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89082&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 - The Beach Volleyball 4X4 tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar takes place from October 12 to 16 with pool play over the first two days of the tournament followed by quarterfinals, semifinals and medal matches on the last three match days. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89082&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:57:41 GMT Barbara, Juliana and Fernanda enjoy 4x4 team spirit http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89178&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – Right after the national team of Brazil secured their spot in the women’s beach volleyball 4x4 final at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, fivb.com spoke to three of the big stars on their squad to get their first impressions from the discipline’s debut on the international scene. All three of Barbara Seixas, Juliana Silva and Fernanda Alves agreed that the team spirit and the opportunity to play under the name of Brazil have contributed to the great experience they have had. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89178&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:49:42 GMT Qatar v USA in men’s 4x4 final at World Beach Games http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89175&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – Gold at the men’s beach volleyball 4x4 tournament at the first-ever ANOC World Beach Games will be contested between the national teams of Qatar and the United States. After winning their respective semifinals on Tuesday in Doha, they will face each other in Wednesday’s big final at 19:30 (local time) at Katara Beach in the Qatari capital. Indonesia and Poland will play for bronze at 17:00. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89175&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 19:48:00 GMT Brazil crowned Men’s World Cup champions http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89173&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Brazil bagged the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup title as the competition concluded on Tuesday evening at Hiroshima’s Green Arena. The reigning Olympic champions now hold three World Cup titles, following their victories in 2003 and 2007. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89173&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 17:49:00 GMT USA and Brazil to clash for World Beach Games gold at Qatar 2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89171&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – United States and Brazil will come face to face in the historic women’s final of the first-ever ANOC World Beach Games beach volleyball 4x4 tournament. The two sides will clash for gold at 18:15 local time on Wednesday at Katara Beach in Doha. Canada and Australia will meet in the third place match at 16:00. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89171&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 17:32:04 GMT Alan Souza named MVP in 2019 Men’s World Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89174&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Brazil opposite Alan Souza was named Most Valuable Player of the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup after leading his team to an undefeated run and to a third title in the competition. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89174&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:46:32 GMT FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup - Results and ranking http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88816&Language=en Nagano, Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup featured 12 national teams from the five continental confederations playing in Nagano, Fukuoka and Hiroshima from October 1 to 15. Brazil claimed gold, Poland silver and USA bronze. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88816&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:16:16 GMT USA team: Four-men beach is very special to us http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89170&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – Casey Patterson, Taylor Crabb, Troy Field, Riley McKibbin, Maddison McKibbin and Brian Cook, or, in other words, the men’s national team of USA at the beach volleyball 4x4 tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, were quite excited to advance to the semifinals and right after they delivered a straight-set quarterfinal victory over the powerful guys from Mozambique took time to share with fivb.com their thoughts on this version of the sand sport. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89170&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 15:55:17 GMT Galaxy of champions line up for 2019 Men's Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89159&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 15, 2019 - Four teams will contest the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship this year, with three-time world champions and reigning South American champions Sada Cruzeiro Volei hosting the event in Betim, Brazil from December 3 to 8. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89159&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:24:03 GMT USA captain Christenson: "We have grown in this tournament" http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89165&Language=en <font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Matthew Anderson scored a match-high 17 points as the United States beat Egypt 3-1 (22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-13) at the FIVB Men’s World Cup on Tuesday. </font> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89165&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 06:37:56 GMT Team comes first for USA’s Aaron Russell http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89155&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 14, 2019 – Aaron Russell is playing for USA for the second time in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup, and he feels he now has a more pivotal role to fulfill. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89155&Language=en Mon, 14 Oct 2019 23:59:59 GMT FIVB opens bidding process for 2020 VNL Men’s Finals http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89161&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 14, 2019 - The FIVB is welcoming bid cities to apply for hosting the 2020 FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) Men’s Finals. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89161&Language=en Mon, 14 Oct 2019 23:58:01 GMT Inspired Indonesia makes World Beach Games men’s semis http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89164&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 14, 2019 – The national team of Indonesia delivered an inspiring performance in the last of four quarterfinals in the beach volleyball 4x4 men’s tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games, coming from behind to beat Australia and claim the last available spot in Tuesday’s semifinals, against USA. In the other duel for a place in the gold medal match, hosts Qatar will take on Poland. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89164&Language=en Mon, 14 Oct 2019 23:06:49 GMT USA v Canada and Brazil v Australia in women’s semis at Qatar 2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89163&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 14, 2019 – United States will lock horns with Canada in an all-North-American clash in one of Tuesday’s semifinals of the beach volleyball 4x4 women’s tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games. In the other, Australia will challenge Brazil. These four teams emerged victorious from Monday’s quarterfinal games in Doha. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89163&Language=en Mon, 14 Oct 2019 18:10:47 GMT Brazil one win away from completing sweep of Men’s World Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89162&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 14, 2019 – The Brazilian team inched closer to another FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup title defeating hosts Japan 3-1 (25-17, 24-26, 25-14, 27-25) on Monday night at the Hiroshima Green Arena. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89162&Language=en Mon, 14 Oct 2019 16:07:28 GMT