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Monday, May 18, 2015
X May 17

Germans Borger & Buthe net first FIVB World Tour Gold medal

Lucerne, Switzerland, May 17, 2015 - The “third-time” was the charm for Karla Borger and Britta Buthe as the of Germans captured their first FIVB World Tour gold medal here Sunday by besting Madelein Meppelink and Marleen Van Iersel of the Netherlands in a three-set women’s Lucerne Open final on the Lido center court.

Italy’s Caminati and Ranghieri “Qualify” for FIVB World Tour Gold Medal
X May 17

Canada and Netherlands win two-from-two to open World League 2015

Calgary, Canada, May 17, 2015 - Canada beat Cuba in straight sets for the second night in a row to remain perfect in Pool C, while in Matosinhos, Portugal, the hosts made Netherlands fight all the way in the 3-2 (17-25, 25-18, 24-26, 25-21, 25-12) Netherlands win, leaving Netherlands first in Pool E with five points and Portugal second with one point. In Calgary, Gavin Schmitt was again the star leading all scorers for the second successive evening, this time with 19 points, as Canada beat Cuba 3-0 (26-24, 25-19, 25-21).

X May 12

ANOC President Guest of Honour at FIVB Board meeting

Lausanne, Switzerland, May 12, 2015 - FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graca F° was proud to welcome the President of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah as the guest of honour at the FIVB Board of Administration meeting, which started at the FIVB headquarters in Lausanne on Tuesday.

May 13 Volleyball Exhibition Hall set for great things ES
May 13 Argentina confirmed as FIVB World Congress host in 2016 ES
May 13 Puerto Rico confirmed as new hosts of U20 World Championship ES
May 12 ANOC President awarded FIVB Grand Cross ES
May 12 FIVB and Mikasa team up for Tokyo! ES
May 12 Kosovo given provisional recognition ES
May 12 Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah a friend of volleyball - President Graça ES
May 18 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour this week at women’s FIVB Prague Open ES
May 17 VIDEO: Lucerne Open Medal Ceremonies ES
May 17 VIDEO: Ranghieri and Caminati "unintended" victory ES
May 17 VIDEO: Lucerne Open post-match interviews with women's winners from Germany ES
May 17 Italians Net Men's FIVB World Tour Gold Medal ES
May 17 Turkey's Giginoglu & Gögtepe crush Swiss dreams of bronze ES
May 17 Broder/Valjas strike again to win bronze at Lucerne Open ES
May 17 VIDEO: Elated Turks after captured Lucerne Open bronze medal ES
May 17 VIDEO: Canadian women net second FIVB World Tour medal in Lucerne Sunday ES
May 17 VIDEO: Dutch world champions advance to Lucerne Open men's finale ES
May 17 VIDEO: Post-semi-final match interview with Italians Caminati and Ranghieri ES
May 17 VIDEO: Women's Lucerne Open Gold Medal Match Preview ES
May 17 VIDEO: Post-semifinal match interview with Switzerland's Beeler & Strasser ES
May 17 Nico Beeler - Between studies and professional Beach Volleyball ES
May 17 VIDEO: Feature on Jonas Personeni ES
May 16 Lucerne Open Women’s Gold Medal Features Dutch & Germans ES
May 16 VIDEO: Meppelink & Van Iersel post semi-final interview ES
May 16 Borger/Büthe keen for gold medal game in front of exciting ‘home crowd’ ES
May 16 VIDEO: Borger & Büthe post quarter-final interview ES
May 16 Men’s Lucerne Open “Final Four” Teams Set ES
May 16 VIDEO: World champs Meeuwsen & Brouwer talk about semi-final-qualifying win ES
May 16 VIDEO: German Marcus Popp talks about his team's elimination setback to Spain ES
May 16 VIDEO: Austrians Hansel & Schwaiger discuss ES
May 16 VIDEO: Herrera and Gavira post-match interview after defeating Germany ES
May 16 VIDEO: Young Swiss team of Beeler & Strasser posted quarter-final upset ES
May 16 VIDEO: Turkish pair "are fighting to get on the podium" ES
May 16 VIDEO: Post-match Russia vs. Latvia interviews ES
May 16 Four countries via for women’s Lucerne Open medals ES
May 16 VIDEO: Venezuelan advance in men's Lucerne Open ES
May 16 Reigning World Champions Headline Men’s Lucerne Open “Elite 8” ES
May 16 Venezuela men ready for the upcoming challenges ES
May 16 VIDEO: Elize Maia of Brazil comments following an elimination match against Switzerland ES
May 16 VIDEO: Canadians Broder and Valjas discuss their play ES
May 16 VIDEO: Liliane and Carolina reaction after defeating Spain Friday ES
May 16 VIDEO: Estonians talk match play and weather ES
May 16 VIDEO: Brazilian Álvaro Filho - "the rain brought us luck" ES
May 15 VIDEO: Canadian & Swiss talk about Friday's "wet" Lucerne Open ES
May 15 World Champs Beach Blog - 6 weeks to go ES
May 15 Women’s “Elite 8” for the Lucerne Open Set ES
May 15 Lucerne Open Men’s Theme Continues ES
May 15 Italians and Russians remain perfect despite imperfect weather ES
May 15 Jefferson brings the Brazilian Beach Volleyball way of life to Qatar ES
May 15 VIDEO: Swiss women managing the pressure ES
May 14 Lucerne Open Men’s Main Draw Produces More Unexpected Results ES
May 14 VIDEO: Swiss speak after Brazilian win ES
May 14 VIDEO: Success for young Swiss tandem ES
May 14 VIDEO: Binstock and Schachter dreaming of Olympic gold ES
May 14 VIDEO - Semenov Speaks ES
May 14 VIDEO: Spanish Success in Switzerland ES
May 14 VIDEO: Marcel Bourquin & Beach Volleyball in Lucerne ES
May 14 Germans Dominate Lucerne Open Women’s Pool Play ES
May 14 “I can see my former school from the stadium” ES
May 14 Lucerne Looking Lovely ES
May 14 VIDEO: Electronic Score Sheet Testing at Lucerne Open ES
May 14 They came, they saw and conquered a berth in the Main Draw ES
May 14 VIDEO: Kazakhstan's Mashkova at Lucerne Open ES
May 13 Lucerne Open boasts 11 undefeated women’s pairs ES
May 13 Lucerne Open Men’s Qualifier Produces Unexpected Results ES
May 13 VIDEO: Poles apart in Lucerne ES
May 13 VIDEO: Qatar earns rare Main Draw berth ES
May 13 VIDEO: A rising star - 16-year-old Brazilian Eduarda ES
May 13 VIDEO: Italian women seeking better success ES
May 13 Host City Hotspots: theatre festival the Parade ES
May 13 VIDEO: Birlova and Ukolova net All-Russian win ES
May 13 VIDEO: Top-seeded Germans advanced to women's Main Draw ES
May 13 "Innovative" testing in Lucerne ES
May 13 VIDEO: A twin seldom comes alone ES
May 13 Van Dorsten returns from injury ES
May 13 Moscow ready for Grand Slam event ES
May 12 VIDEO: Destination Lucerne ES
May 12 Four pairs advance from men’s Country Quota Playoffs ES
May 12 Beach volleyball business as expected - almost ES
May 12 The apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree ES
May 12 Apply now to join World Champs court crew ES
May 12 Destiny created Lucerne Open ES
May 11 Australian teams benefit from training in Europe ES
May 11 Country Quota Playoffs launch Lucerne Open ES
May 17 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball World League Week 1 ES
May 17 Canada beat Cuba 3-0 for the second night in a row in Calgary ES
May 17 Netherlands edge past Portugal in thriller ES
May 17 Iran lead strong teams in Asian Men’s U23 quarterfinals ES
May 16 Colombia ready for World Cup Qualifying tournament ES
May 16 World League opens with victories for the Netherlands and Canada ES
May 16 Schmitt powers Canada to opening win against Cuba ES
May 16 Australia level series against China ES
May 16 Netherlands overcome Portugal as World League gets underway ES
May 16 Canada start season with World League in Calgary ES
May 16 Greece looking forward to World League after 10-year absence ES
May 16 Australian men start new chapter but lose out to China ES
May 15 Montenegro brace for World League debut ES
May 15 Argentina looking ahead to big volleyball year ES
May 15 World League volleyball begins for Canada in Calgary ES
May 14 Portugal and Netherlands seek to gain edge in Pool E ES
May 14 Australia name Thomas Edgar as Volleyroos captain ES
May 14 Chinese Taipei score second victory in Asian Men’s U23 Championship ES
May 14 Portugal's Guerreiro looking forward to World League challenge ES
May 13 2015 World League Media Guide available now ES
May 13 Rio Open completes 2015 World Tour ES
May 13 World League Preview: Premier annual competition for men continues to build on successful history ES
May 13 Gaspar straight to work as Puerto Rico coach ES
May 13 Sixteen European teams to compete for World Championship tickets ES
May 12 VIDEO: Volleyball bids farewell to Brazilian legend Fofao ES
May 12 VIDEO: Highlights of Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul's title success ES
May 12 Sammelvuo: We want to make small things matter ES
May 12 China arrive in Australia for series of friendlies ES
May 12 Social timeline: Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul success lights up social media ES
May 12 World League Preview: 32 teams to participate in record-breaking event ES
May 12 Another success for Larson-Burbach ES
May 12 Dr. Graça praises success of Women’s Club World Champs ES
May 11 Iran start pre-season friendlies in Finland ES
May 11 Benfica claim third consecutive Portuguese championship ES
May 11 Eczacibasi claim third world title for Istanbul ES
May 11 Questions asked and questions answered at Zurich 2015 ES
May 16 Laos looks forward after VCP Coaches Level 1 course ES
May 13 Volley All Festival gather 700 people in Qatar ES
May 15 FIVB Technical Seminar on VIS concludes in Kuwait ES
May 13 FIVB/CEV beach volleyball seminar in Denmark focuses on defence ES
May 11 VIS Course in Kuwait introduces new approach on statistics ES
May 15 Hugh McCutcheon receives special award ES
May 12 Iran, Finland federations sign agreement on future cooperation ES
May 11 Zemljak making a difference in Slovenian beach volleyballl ES
May 11 Caguas takes women’s title in Puerto Rico ES
May 11 Argentina win Gatorade Cup in Lima ES
Beach volleyball FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Prague Open 2015 May 20-24 Prague Czech Republic
Volleyball FIVB Volleyball World League 2015 May 16-July 19 Various International
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