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Monday, September 14, 2015
X September 13

Back-to-back gold for Latvia’s Samoilovs and Smedins

Sochi, Russia, September 13, 2015 - Just one week after they won the Olympic test event in Rio de Janeiro Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Janis Smedins claimed another gold medal. The Latvians defeated USA’s Nick Lucena and Phil Dalhausser 2-0 (24-22, 21-19) in the final of the FIVB World Tour Sochi Open. In the women's competition, Marta Menegatti and Viki Orsi Toth won the gold medal by defeating Swiss team Isabelle Forrer and Anouk Vergé-Dépré 2-0 (21-19, 21-16).

Menegatti and Orsi Toth claim first gold in Sochi
X September 13

First round concludes with USA, Poland leading charge

Hiroshima, Japan, September 13, 2015 - The first round of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup Japan 2015 concluded in Hiroshima and Hamamatsu on Sunday with USA and Poland very much in control, remaining unbeaten on five wins.

X September 13

Day 3: Pool phase closes successfully in Tijuana and Mexicali at FIVB Men's U21

Tijuana and Mexicali, Mexico, September 13, 2015 - The pool phase closed successfully in both venues, the High Performance Centre and the State Auditorium at FIVB Men’s U21 World Championship. Russia had another unstoppable performance. This time the defending champions won in three sets against the United States and closed as leader in Pool B.

X September 13

Serbia complete second round lineup at Women’s U20 World Championship

Caguas, Gurabo, Juncos and Maunabo, Puerto Rico, September 13, 2015 - The only remaining question at FIVB Women’s U20 World Championship was answered on Sunday, when Serbia prevailed over China in a stirring tie-breaker and hence completed the elite of eight teams that will keep playing for the gold medal.

X September 12

CSV unanimously supports FIVB President and new FIVB strategic plan

Lima, Peru, September 12, 2015 - FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° was applauded from the stage following his ground-breaking presentation to the CSV Congress, which was held in Lima, Peru on Saturday.

Sep 12 Dr. Lloreda ratified as CSV President ES
Sep 11 President Graça attends 70th CSV Ordinary Electoral Congress ES
Sep 14 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour update after FIVB Sochi Open ES
Sep 14 New Team = Undefeated Champions ES
Sep 13 Saturday successes for SWATCH FIVB World Tour Finals participants ES
Sep 12 USA’s Lucena and Dalhausser deny Russia the Sochi final ES
Sep 12 First World Tour final for Forrer and Vergé-Dépré in Sochi ES
Sep 12 Coaches eyeing glory at Asian Women’s Club Championship ES
Sep 12 USA’s Lucena and Dalhausser ease into Sochi Open semifinals ES
Sep 11 Lehtonen and Lahti dash Russia’s hopes for a medal ES
Sep 11 A dream come true for Spain’s Tomas and Menendez in Sochi ES
Sep 11 Mangaung Open rescheduled ES
Sep 11 Pools set for inaugural Swatch FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals ES
Sep 10 Samoilovs and Smedins aim for Olympic points while entertaining the crowd in Sochi ES
Sep 10 Serbian debutants Matic and Milosevic into knockout rounds in Sochi ES
Sep 10 Swiss women rule in Sochi Open pool play ES
Sep 9 Russia’s Ukolova and Birlova thrive on the energy of the home crowd ES
Sep 9 Russian qualifiers Likholetov and Leshukov upset Italy ES
Sep 9 England’s Sheaf and Gregory take baby steps towards Tokyo 2020 ES
Sep 9 Emotional reunion for Italy’s Marta Menegatti in Sochi ES
Sep 9 First-ever Swatch FIVB World Tour Finals comes to America ES
Sep 8 Norway’s Geir Eithun leads rookie partner into Sochi main draw ES
Sep 8 France’s Chamereau and Lusson enjoy Olympic setting in Sochi ES
Sep 14 Brayelin Martinez brings Dominican Republic to victory over Brazil ES
Sep 14 Cuba prevail in five sets against hosts Puerto Rico ES
Sep 14 Peru maintain their winning streak after win over Mexico ES
Sep 14 Another Egonu show lifts Italy to top of the group over Japan ES
Sep 14 Solid Serbian comeback to win over China in a five-set thriller ES
Sep 14 Turkey beat Czech Republic for first win ES
Sep 14 Fantastic duo of Lo and Lee lead Chinese Taipei to first win ES
Sep 14 Sperskaite heads Russia to Pool A first place over Bulgaria ES
Sep 13 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 5 ES
Sep 13 Zaytsev serves up Italian win over Japan ES
Sep 13 Russia’s Muserskiy puts on show in straight-set defeat of Iran ES
Sep 13 Records smashed as Canada deny Australia ES
Sep 13 Argentina pull off straight-set win over Tunisia ES
Sep 13 Konarski guides Poland to four-set win over Venezuela ES
Sep 13 Brazil start Dutch trip with win ES
Sep 13 USA batter tired Egypt ES
Sep 13 Peru upset China in a vivid match and grab second round ticket ES
Sep 13 Difficult three-set win for Russia over Puerto Rico ES
Sep 13 Brazil join Dominican Republic with 2-0 mark ES
Sep 13 Battle of exhausting rallies goes for Japan over Chinese Taipei ES
Sep 13 Paskova leads Bulgaria to success over Cuba in four chapters ES
Sep 13 Attitude was the key for Serbia to defeat Mexico ES
Sep 13 Dominican Republic improve to 2-0 in Pool D ES
Sep 13 Egonu and Nicoletti steer Italy to comfy win over Egypt ES
Sep 12 The Fan Zone: FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Day 4 ES
Sep 12 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 4 ES
Sep 12 USA, Poland continue win streak ES
Sep 12 Japan make light work of Canada ES
Sep 12 Mikhaylov rules as Russia stun Argentina 3-1 ES
Sep 12 Family man Zaytsev happy to be in Japan ES
Sep 12 Phenomenal Edgar scores 50 in first Australia win ES
Sep 12 Pinerua goes all out in Venezuela’s 3-2 win over Tunisia ES
Sep 12 Poland rally for 3-2 win over Iran ES
Sep 12 Bulgaria spoil Puerto Rican party with a four-set win ES
Sep 12 USA keep on winning with thrilling triumph over Italy ES
Sep 12 Russia prevail over Cuba after three tight periods ES
Sep 12 Crowd energy leads Peru to win over Serbia ES
Sep 12 Return of the #VabochanChallenge ES
Sep 12 Dominicans open with comfortable win over Turkey ES
Sep 12 Resilient Chinese Taipei made Italy work to get the victory ES
Sep 12 China dominate Mexico at their first U20 World Championship match ES
Sep 12 Japan breeze past Egypt for a perfect World Championship start ES
Sep 12 Brazil sweep Czech Republic to open title quest ES
Sep 11 Brazil wrap up friendly series with win over Slovenia ES
Sep 11 Fort Lauderdale is ready ES
Sep 11 Coaches ready for FIVB Men’s U21 World Championship ES
Sep 10 Nail-biting games lie ahead on U20 World Championship in Puerto Rico ES
Sep 10 The Fan Zone: FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Day 3 ES
Sep 10 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 3 ES
Sep 10 Third day of World Cup leaves three unbeaten ES
Sep 10 Japan rock Australia with third defeat ES
Sep 10 Men’s U21 hosts Mexico on the way up ES
Sep 10 Muserskiy guides Russia to straight-set victory over Tunisia ES
Sep 10 USA continue to lead women's world ranking after World Cup ES
Sep 10 Kurek backs Poland’s four-set win over Argentina ES
Sep 10 USA roll Canada in three ES
Sep 10 Zaytsev steadies Italian ship after shaky start ES
Sep 10 Iran capture second win as they rout Venezuela in straight sets ES
Sep 9 Brazil return to winning ways ES
Sep 9 Four teams lead pack after second day of World Cup ES
Sep 9 Getting Social At The FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Day 2 ES
Sep 9 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 2 ES
Sep 9 Three women's teams start planning for Rio – nine Olympic tickets still up for grabs ES
Sep 9 Christenson directs show as USA beat hosts ES
Sep 9 Kurek’s heroics lift Poland to 3-1 win over Russia ES
Sep 9 Coach Lang masterminds return to winning ways ES
Sep 9 Canada deny Egypt in five-set thriller ES
Sep 9 Ghafour guides Iran to 3-1 win over Tunisia ES
Sep 9 Argentina outlast Venezuela in tough five-setter ES
Sep 9 Italian attack punishes Australia ES
Sep 8 Getting Social At The FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Day 1 ES
Sep 8 As It Happened - FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 1 ES
Sep 8 Hosts start with win while Argentina spring a surprise on opening day of World Cup ES
Sep 8 Volleyball floor travels over 10,000km to Africa ES
Sep 8 Pankov follows in family footsteps ES
Sep 8 Ishikawa helps edge Japan to win over Egypt ES
Sep 8 Poland ease past Tunisia in straight sets ES
Sep 8 A springboard for the stars ES
Sep 8 Russia overpowers Venezuela in straight sets ES
Sep 8 USA ace it with straight set victory over Australia ES
Sep 8 Conte steers Argentina's 3-1 opening victory in Hamamatsu ES
Sep 8 Zaytsev, Juantorena central in win over Canada ES
Sep 8 VOTE: Men ready to fight for Rio ES
Sep 7 China and Serbia on road to Rio ES
Sep 8 School Volleyball Seminar completed in La Romana ES
Sep 8 Mini volleyball festival held in Ramallah ES
Sep 13 Hungary’s women crowned European League champions after golden set win ES
Sep 12 Congo delight fans with victory over Egypt ES
Sep 11 Volleyball day at EXPO Milano 2015 ES
Sep 10 28th Somali Volleyball Championship to start on Saturday ES
Sep 10 Congo Brazzaville and Egypt book semifinal tickets at Men's All Africa Games ES
Sep 8 Congo beat battling Botswana to lead Pool A at Men's All Africa Games ES
Volleyball FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup Japan 2015 September 8-23 Various Japan
Volleyball FIVB Volleyball Men's U21 World Championship Mexico 2015 September 11-20 Tijuana and Mexicali Mexico
Volleyball FIVB Volleyball Women's U20 World Championship Puerto Rico 2015 September 11-19 Various Puerto Rico
Beach volleyball FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Xiamen Open 2015 September 22-27 Xiamen China
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