FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Qatar Open 2016 | 4 - 8 April 2016

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EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

Event Schedule

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

    3rd    April

-

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

4th April       

h.09:00 - h. 12:00

Players Lounge at the Venue

-

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

N. A.

-

Qualification tournament

4th  April 

Start at h.16:00 end at 23:00

-

Departure of eliminated teams

5th  April

-

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

4th  April

-

Preliminary Inquiry

5th  April

      h.09:00 – h.12:00

Players Lounge at the Venue

-

Technical Meeting

N.A.

-

Pool play matches (start – end)

5th– 6th  April

Start April 5th  at 16:00 end at 24:00

Start April 6th at 16:00 end at 20:00

 

Departure of eliminated teams

7th  April

 

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

6th-7th  April      Start April 6th at 22:00 end at 24:00

Start April 7th at 16:00 end at 20.00

 

Departure of eliminated teams

8th  April

 

7th Quarter Final matches (start – end)

7th April

start April 7th at 20.00 end at 23.00

 

 

Departure of eliminated teams

8th April

 

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

8th April start at 16.05 end at 18.00

 

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

8th April start at 19.30 end 21.30

 

Departure of athletes

9th April

 

 

EVENT's REGULATIONS

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Competition Format

 

The Qualification Tournament for both genders in an FIVB Open event is made up of 32 teams playing in a single elimination format with 8 teams advancing to the Main Draw.
The Main Draw Tournament of each gender is made up of 32 teams.


And it is played through a first phase of eight (8) pools of four (4) teams each (Round Robin), and a second phase with twenty-four (24) teams playing in a Single Elimination format (the losers of the semifinal matches will play the bronze medal match, while the winners of the semifinal matches will play the gold medal match). From the Round Robin phase the 1st, 2nd and 3rd ranked teams from each pool will advance to the single elimination phase (total: twenty-four (24) teams).