FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2019 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Wed, 26 Jun 2019 18:32:06 GMT Wed, 26 Jun 2019 18:32:06 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Women’s VNL – Who are your breakout teams? (Part 2) http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84182&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 26, 2019 – With the Preliminary Round of the women's 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League completed and the Finals set to take place in Nanjing, China next week from July 3 to 7, FIVB.com editors Anna Tomas, Constantine Dimaras and Nikolay Markov tell us who they think might go all the way as this year's competition reaches its climax. Join the conversation! http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84182&Language=en Wed, 26 Jun 2019 12:00:00 GMT Sliwka: We show how much we care about winning http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84204&Language=en Leipzig, Germany, June 26, 2019 - Reigning back-to-back world champions Poland complete their Preliminary Round campaign in the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League in Pool 20 in Leipzig, where they will take on Japan, pool hosts Germany and Portugal from Friday to Sunday. They need a good run of results to progress to the Finals from July 10-14 in Chicago. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84204&Language=en Wed, 26 Jun 2019 11:30:00 GMT Memorable World Championship moments http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84060&Language=en Hamburg, Germany, June 25, 2019 - With the 12th edition of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships beginning here Friday, new memorable moments will be created to add to the existing noteworthy happenings from the past 11 World Championships. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84060&Language=en Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:29:09 GMT Agatha & Duda regain No. 1 World Tour ranking http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84140&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 24, 2019 - Brazilians Agatha Bednarczuk and Eduarda "Duda" Lisboa have regained their position as the No. 1-ranked women's team on the FIVB World Tour after 35-week leader Heather Bansley and Brandie Wilkerson of Canada have dropped to the fourth spot on the list. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84140&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 22:36:53 GMT Can the McNamaras duplicate the Lima twins' World Championship effort? http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84039&Language=en Hamburg, Germany, June 24, 2019 – After the Brazilian Lima twins captured the men's FIVB Volleyball U21 World Championship this past weekend in Thailand, can the Canadian McNamaras duplicate the feat at this year’s women’s senior FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships that start here Friday? http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84039&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 21:32:27 GMT Brazil take lead, but race for Final Six spots still wide open http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84109&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 24, 2019 – Brazil took advantage of Iran’s straight-set loss to France to take the lead in the standings as the fourth competition week of the men’s 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League wrapped up on Sunday. However, the race for the five spots in the Final Six is still wide open as no team, other than hosts USA, have secured their advancement. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84109&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 11:51:41 GMT Women’s Volleyball Challenger Cup returns to Lima http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84149&Language=en Lima, Peru, June 24, 2019 - The FIVB Women’s Volleyball Challenger Cup returns to Lima, starting this Wednesday at Manuel Bonilla Coliseum and ending on Sunday with the winner qualifying to play in the 2020 FIVB Volleyball Nations League. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84149&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 07:52:51 GMT One ticket, one objective at FIVB Women’s Volleyball Challenger Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84150&Language=en Lima, Peru, June 24, 2019 - Winning the ticket to the 2020 FIVB Women’s Volleyball Nations League is the objective of the coaches and captains of the teams participating in the FIVB Volleyball Challenger Cup in Lima, Peru from June 26 to 30. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84150&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 06:56:10 GMT Watch: Men's VNL Week 4 highlights http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84108&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 24, 2019 - Week 4 of the 2019 men's FIVB Volleyball Nations League is now completed and with four days to wait before the final set of preliminary round matches from Friday to Sunday, here is your opportunity to look back at some of the highlights from the last three days of action. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84108&Language=en Mon, 24 Jun 2019 04:44:37 GMT Renato/Rafael extend Brazil’s reign in men’s U21 World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83950&Language=en Udon Thani, Thailand, June 23, 2019 – Renato and Rafael Lima de Carvalho recorded a straight-set (21-11, 21-15) win against Italy’s Jakob Windisch and Alberto Di Silvestre in the gold medal match, extending Brazil’s reign in the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championship with three consecutive title wins. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83950&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 20:12:06 GMT T-minus five days until FIVB World Championships http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84004&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019 - With the only international action this past weekend in Thailand for the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships, it's only five days until the first serve at the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Hamburg, Germany. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84004&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 20:05:39 GMT France win extends suspense in race for VNL Finals http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84002&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019 - France put a stop to Iran's seven-match winning streak Sunday with a solid and convincing 3-0 (25-18, 26-24, 25-21) sweep that extends the suspense in the race for tickets to the Final Six of the 2019 FIVB Men's Volleyball Nations League. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=84002&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 18:05:04 GMT Volunteers: The unsung heroes of U21 World Championships in Udon Thani http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83992&Language=en Udon Thani, Thailand, June 23, 2019 – The volunteers were the unsung heroes of the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championships in Udon Thani. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83992&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 15:14:42 GMT April Ross, Jen Kessy remember 10-year anniversary of World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83729&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019 - When Jen Kessy and April Ross fell short of qualifying for the 2008 Olympics, they immediately shifted their focus towards a new goal. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83729&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 13:10:00 GMT Victoria/Vitoria seal women’s U21 title win with tie-break comeback http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83968&Language=en Udon Thani, Thailand, June 23, 2019 – Brazil’s Victoria Lopez Pereira and Vitoria de Souza secured the FIVB Beach Volleyball U21 World Championship women’s title with their 2-1 victory over Russia’s Mariia Bocharova and Maria Voronina at Thung Si Mueang on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83968&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 13:00:24 GMT Pool 16: Brazil defeat Russia in Cuiaba http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83975&Language=en Cuiaba, Brazil, June 23, 2019 - Wallace De Souza (12 points) and Ricardo Lucarelli (11) were the top scorers as Brazil defeated Russia in their last match in Cuiaba in week 4 of the 2019 men's FIVB Volleyball Nations League. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83975&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 08:20:00 GMT Pool 15: Williams leads Australia in victory against Portugal http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83938&Language=en Ardabil, Iran, June 23, 2019 - The final day of action in Ardabil in Pool 15 of the 2019 men's FIVB Volleyball Nations League featured victories for Australia against Portugal in a match between two of this year's challenger teams, and between France against Iran, two of the top teams in the current ranking. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83938&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 08:00:00 GMT Pool 14: Lima and Palacios key as Argentina defeat Serbia in Milan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83948&Language=en Milan, Italy, June 23, 2019 - Bruno Lima and Ezequiel Palacios both scored 15 points to help Argentina claim a victory against Serbia in the first match in Pool 14 of the 2019 men's FIVB Volleyball Nations League in Milan on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83948&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 07:55:00 GMT Pool 13: Maar on target for Canada in victory against Japan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83974&Language=en Hoffman Estates, USA, June 23, 2019 - Twenty-one points from Stephen Maar helped Canada to victory against Japan in the first match in Hoffman Estates on Sunday. It was Canada's third win of the weekend. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83974&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 06:50:00 GMT Clashes between top teams to boost Sunday’s VNL excitement http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83949&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, June 23, 2019 – Three matches between teams in the top six of the current standings are set to take place on Sunday and the first tickets to the finals may be booked as the penultimate fourth weekend in the preliminary round of the men’s 2019 FIVB Volleyball Nations League is completed. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=83949&Language=en Sun, 23 Jun 2019 06:45:44 GMT