FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Kish Island Open 2016 | 15 - 19 February 2016

#KishIslandOpen


EVENT'S SCHEDULE

 

Country Quota Playoff (if any): 14 February 2016

Qualification Tournament: 15 February 2016

Main Draw: 16-19 February 2016

 

Country Quota Playoff

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

 

14 February 2016

13:00 - 16:00

 N/A

 

Qualification Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival Qualification teams

14 February 2016

 N/A

Preliminary Inquiry Qualification teams

14 February 2016

15:00 -19:00

Iran Hotel

 N/A

Technical Meeting Qualification teams

14 February 2016

19:00 -20:00

Location TBC

 N/A

Qualification tournament

15 February 2016

N/A 

Departure of eliminated teams

16 February 2016

N/A 

 

Main Draw Tournament

Date/Time/Location

Men

Women

Arrival of Main Draw teams

15 February 2016

 N/A

Preliminary Inquiry

15 February 2016

15:00-19:00

Iran Hotel

N/A 

Technical Meeting

15 February 2016

19:00-20:00

Location TBC

N/A 

Pool play matches (start – end)

16-17 February 2016

 

N/A 

Departure of eliminated teams

18 February 2016

N/A 

Round of 24 matches (start – end)

17 February 2016

 

N/A 

Departure of eliminated teams

18 February 2016 

N/A 

8th (Quarter) Final matches (start – end)

18 February 2016 

N/A 

Departure of eliminated teams

19 February 2016 

N/A 

Semi-Final matches (start – end)

19 February 2016 

N/A 

Final matches and awarding ceremonies (start – end)

19 February 2016 

N/A 

Departure of athletes

20 February 2016

N/A 

 

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).