FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2017 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:33:19 GMT Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:33:19 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Clubs learn fate in Men's Club World Championship draw http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73017&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, September 19, 2017 - Polish clubs ZAKSA Kedzierzyn-Kozle and PGE Skra Belchatow learned their fate as the draw for the pool stage of the 2017 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship was held in Warsaw on Tuesday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73017&Language=en Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:30:00 GMT Clubs set to discover path to Club World Championship glory http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73015&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, September 19, 2017 – The eight teams that will compete in the Poland 2017, FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship will find out who they will face in the pool stages when the draw is made at the Polsat television studios in Warsaw at 16.30 today. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73015&Language=en Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:09:39 GMT Europe takes Women's U23 Worlds by storm http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73014&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 - Turkey must surely be ecstatic at claiming gold at the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship here on Sunday evening after tearing Slovenia apart in the final at Arena Stozice. After all this is only their second gold at national teams level in a world competition, following their Girls' U18 success in 2011. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73014&Language=en Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:29:34 GMT Turkey’s Hande Baladin honoured with U23 World Championship MVP award http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73012&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 – Turkey’s Hande Baladin headlined the Dream Team for the 2017 FIVB Women’s U23 World Championship after guiding her team to glory here in Ljubljana. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73012&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:20:02 GMT We played like a final should be played - Turkey coach Guneyligil http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73011&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 - Turkey delivered a brilliant performance in the final of the 2017 FIVB Women's U23 World Championship to shut out Slovenia for gold - though even on the other side there was satisfaction for the overall achievement despite the disappointment of the defeat. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73011&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:47:21 GMT Merciless Turkey scatter Slovenia for Women's U23 world gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73010&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 - Turkey pounded Slovenia from the service line to deny the hosts any kind of play as they sailed to a 4-0 (15-12, 15-11, 15-13, 15-8) sweep here on Sunday at Arena Stozice in the final of the 2017 FIVB Women's U23 World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73010&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 20:27:32 GMT This is just fantastic - Bulgaria captain Dimitrova http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73009&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 - Bulgaria's win over the Dominican Republic for bronze at the 2017 FIVB Women's U23 World Championship makes the Balkan team very happy for earning the country their first ever female volleyball world championship medal. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73009&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:24:29 GMT We duly followed our game plan today, Brazil captain Drussyla http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73008&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 – Brazil blanked Cuba in straight sets (15-12, 15-6, 15-8, 15-13) on Sunday afternoon to finish on the fifth position of the 2017 FIVB Women’s U23 World Championship here in Ljubljana. Bulgaria was the key match for Brazil’s troubles, said Brazil coach Wagner Coppini. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73008&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:11:01 GMT Bulgaria triumph over Dominicans for Women's U23 bronze http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73007&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 - Bulgaria outclassed the Dominican Republic 4-2 (12-15, 15-8, 15-11, 16-18, 15-11, 15-9) to earn the bronze medal of the 2017 FIVB Women's U23 World Championship here on Sunday at Arena Stozice and secure a European and especially Balkan domination of the podium. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73007&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:06:31 GMT Brazil take revenge on Cuba to capture fifth position http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73006&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 – Brazil took revenge on Cuba for their unexpected pool loss by thundering past the Caribbean in straight sets (15-12, 15-6, 15-8, 15-13) on Sunday afternoon to capture the fifth position of the 2017 FIVB Women’s U23 World Championship here in Ljubljana. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73006&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 17:27:58 GMT I take full responsibility for my team’s performance – China coach Wu Sheng http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73005&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 – China came from behind to outplay Thailand 4-2 (14-16, 12-15, 15-4, 16-14, 15-3, 19-17) at Hall Tivoli on Sunday afternoon, thus finishing on the seventh rank at 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship in Ljubljana. China have learnt a lot from this tournament said China captain Long Cheng http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73005&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 16:36:07 GMT Brazil win record fifth title in Men’s World Grand Champions Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73004&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Brazil finished in style at the 2017 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup with a sweeping victory over Japan to collect their record fifth title at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73004&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 15:52:13 GMT China finish on a high note to take seventh rank http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73003&Language=en Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 17, 2017 – China captured the seventh position at the 2017 FIVB Women’s U23 World Championship in Ljubljana, Slovenia, following their 4-2 (14-16, 12-15, 15-4, 16-14, 15-3, 19-17) victory over Thailand in an All-Asian duel at Hall Tivoli on Sunday afternoon. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73003&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 15:48:10 GMT Olympic team and new players started to blend well - Bruno http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73002&Language=en  Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Brazil beat Japan 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-22) to win the gold medal on the fifth and final day of the FIVB Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at Osaka City Central Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73002&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 14:41:23 GMT Lucas, Mauricio lead block party in Brazil’s straight-set win over Japan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73001&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Lucas Saatkamp and Mauricio Borges played great defence to complete their fourth-straight title winning run in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup, following their 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-22) win over hosts Japan at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73001&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 13:31:19 GMT Kolakovic: This medal is important for Iranian volleyball http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73000&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Iran coach Igor Kolakovic said that the bronze medal win is important for Iranian volleyball, following their intense tie-break victory over France in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=73000&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 11:15:41 GMT World Grand Champions Cup: Brazil defend title with sweep of Japan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72982&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Brazil defended their title in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Grand Champions Cup following a 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-22) win over hosts Japan on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72982&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 11:15:00 GMT Ghafour excels in Iran’s five-set triumph over France http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72999&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Amir Ghafour excelled in Iran’s 3-2 (38-36, 25-23, 22-25, 25-27, 15-11) win over France to finish with a bronze medal in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72999&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 10:39:09 GMT We fought hard even when we were down - Blengini http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72998&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Italy coach Gianlorenzo Blengini said that even though they were down the players fought hard to win against USA in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72998&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 08:28:29 GMT Lanza shines in Italy’s four-set win over USA http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72997&Language=en Osaka, Japan, September 17, 2017 – Italy’s Filippo Lanza stood out in the match against USA on Sunday with 16 points that helped them earn a 3-1 (25-22, 25-22, 23-25, 29-27) triumph and a chance to finish in top spot in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72997&Language=en Sun, 17 Sep 2017 07:41:15 GMT