FIVB - Women's Volleyball World Cup 2011

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Cuba-Brazil headline day seven of the FIVB Men’s World Cup schedule


Day seven of the FIVB Men's World Cup has six more matches on tap, including a Brazil-Cuba showdown at Hamamatsu Arena

Fukuoka, Japan, November 28, 2011 – The FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup Japan 2011 continues to showcase key matches relevant to 2012 Olympic Games qualification, and nearly all six matches on November 28 will be meaningful to the standings for awarding the three berths available from the World Cup to the London Games.

Iran (4-2, 9 points) opens Fukuoka Site A versus Egypt (1-5, 3 points) at 11.00, which will be followed by Poland (5-1, 16 points) against United States (3-3, 9 points) at 15.00 and Japan (1-5, 5 points) hosting China (0-6, 1 point) at 18.20 in an all-Asia Confederation battle. At Hamamatsu, the second day of the third round kicks off with Russia (5-1, 15 points) against Argentina (3-3, 9 points) at 11.00, followed by Brazil (5-1, 15 points) versus Cuba (4-2, 12 points) at 15.00 and Italy (4-2, 11 points) versus Serbia (1-5, 3 points) at 18.20.

The top eight teams are separated by two wins and seven points with five matches remaining, including three teams with a 5-1 record. After the first day of the third round, Poland continue to take the top spot with 16 points, while Russia and Brazil are second and third with 5-1 records and 15 points. Cuba leaped to fourth place with 12 points and a 4-2 record, followed by Italy at 4-2 and 11 points. Iran are position in sixth place with a 4-2 record and nine points, followed by the USA and Argentina at 3-3 and nine points. Round out the standings are Japan in ninth place, Serbia in 10th place, Egypt in 11th place and China in 12th place.

All told, the 12 teams will play 11 matches each over a 15-day schedule with the top three teams earning a berth into the 2012 Olympic Games.

Third Round Pool A at Fukuoka

Iran versus Egypt
Iran had their record fall to 4-2 in the FIVB World Cup and remain stuck at nine points after losing to USA to open the third round. The Asian champions hold wins over Japan, Serbia, Poland and Argentina with losses to NORCECA members Cuba and USA. Egypt are 1-5 in the tournament having lost three straight after defeating China on Nov. 22 to conclude the first round.

Iran’s Seyed Mehdi Bazargarde leads his team in scoring with 71 points, while Seyed Mohammad Mousavi Eraghi adds 59 points. Egypt’s Ahmed Abdelhay has notched 103 points for third best in the tournament, including a tournament-high 30 points in a four-set loss to Japan on Nov. 27. He also leads the tournament in Best Spiker with a 56.9 attack percent.

The Iran-Egypt series is in its infancy with both teams having won one of two matches. Egypt topped Iran in straight sets during the 2010 FIVB World Championship first round, while Iran defeated Egypt in five sets during the 2009 FIVB Grand Champions Cup

Poland versus USA
Poland maintain their FIVB World Cup leadership with a 5-1 record and 16 points, despite losing the first set to winless China before rallying to win 3-1 to open the third round. Poland won their four five matches of the tournament against Cuba, Argentina, Serbia, and Japan before losing to Iran in five sets to end the second round. USA started the third round with a convincing three-set win over Iran to level their record to 3-3 in the FIVB World Cup with nine points. The North Americans have now defeated Iran, Egypt and China to offset losses to the top three teams in the world – No. 1 Brazil, No. 2 Russia and No. 3 Italy.

Poland’s Bartosz Kurek paces Poland with 80 points, while Zbigniew Bartman has added 75 points and Michael Winiarski 68 points. Marcin Mozdzonek ranks atop the Best Blocker category with a 1.00 block average. Poland’s Pawel Zagumny ranks as the second leading setter with 7.50 running sets average. USA captain Clayton Stanley has tallied 102 points in the tournament, including 15 blocks and 17 aces. He leads the Best Server category with 0.85 aces per set while converting 52.63 percent of his spikes for fifth in Best Spiker. He also averages 0.75 blocks for fourth place. On defense, USA’s Richard Lambourne averages 2.45 digs per set to lead Best Diggers.

Poland lead the USA 12-10 in the series with 15 of the matches played as part of the FIVB World League competition. In 2011 alone, the teams split four FIVB World League matches with each country winning one match on the other’s team’s home court. Poland and USA have never met in a FIVB World Cup competition before the November 28 contest.

Japan versus China
Japan broke a five-match losing streak to open the 2011 FIVB World Championship by defeating Egypt 3-1 to start the third round. The Japanese are now 1-5 with five points for fifth place, which includes five-set losses to Argentina and Serbia. China are 0-5 in the tournament, but have played better in the last two matches. China extended Brazil to five sets for their first point of the tournament, then scored an opening set victory over Poland before falling in four sets.

Japanese star Kunihiro Shimizuo has pounded out 98 points in the tournament to rank fifth overall, while Yusuke Ishijima has tallied 56 points. Takeshi Nagano has provided Japan with 2.24 digs per set for second place in Best Digger. Ping Chen has contributed 65 points for China’s team leadership.

Japan have won 26 of 41 meetings with China, but it has been China winning the most recent two meetings in the series. China topped Japan in a five-set battle during at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing in the last meeting of the two Asian rival teams. When these two teams have met on the court, fans have been treated to some exciting lengthy matches as seven of the last 12 meetings have gone the distance and been decided in five sets.

Third Round Pool B at Hamamatsu

Russia versus Argentina
Russia have now won two matches in a row to improve to 15 points with a 5-1 record after defeating European champion Serbia to open the third round. Russia hold other 2011 FIVB World Cup victories over Italy, USA, Egypt and China, while their only loss is to Brazil. Meanwhile, Argentina enter the match with a 3-3 record and nine points after losing to Brazil in three sets to start the third round. Argentina hold victories against Cuba (3-1), Serbia (3-0) and Japan (3-2), but have also losses to Poland (3-1) and Iran (3-2).

Maxim Mikhaylov has scored a Russia-high 97 points as the rest of the team has provided balanced scoring through the first six matches. He ranks second in Best Server with a 0.55 ace average. Teammate Sergey Tetyukhin ranks third in Best Spiker with a 55.26 attack percent. Argentina’s Facundo Conte has scored a team-high 88 points, while setter Luciano De Cecco is leading the Best Setter category with 9.08 running sets average. Pablo Crer has notched 0.71 blocks per set for Argentina, while teammate Sebastian Sole is 10th in the category with 0.63 per set.

“Argentina is a young team, and the last time we faced them [in the FIVB World Championship] they played organized volleyball,” Russia coach Vladimir Alekno said. “But we will do our best against them.”

Russia have won 10 of the previous 11 meetings with Argentina, including the past six. In the last meeting, Russia topped Argentina in three sets in the 2010 FIVB World Championship third round. Argentina’s lone victory was a five-set win in the 1990 FIVB World Championship qualification round.

Brazil versus Cuba
Brazil rolled their record to 5-1 with 15 points to maintain third place in the FIVB World Cup ranking after defeating Argentina 3-0 on the first day of the third round in Hamamatsu. Brazil have victories in the tournament versus No. 2 Russia, No. 4 USA, No. 9 Argentina, No. 10 China and No. 12 Egypt. Cuba, who have won two matches in a row against Serbia and an upset of No. 3 Italy, are 4-2 in the World Cup with 12 points. The Cubans have also defeated Iran and Cuba with losses to Poland and Argentina.

“I expect more from my team — I expect more from them tomorrow and the day after tomorrow,” Brazil coach Bernardo Rezende said.

Murilo Endres leads Brazil with 76 points, followed by Leandro Vissotto Neves’ 70 points. Murilo is sixth in Best Spiker with a 52.59 percent. Fernando Hernandez Ramos has totaled 113 points for Cuba for second-most points in the tournament. Sergio Dutra Santos is in front of the Best Receiver race with a 59.06 efficiency percent to help in be atop the Best Libero category with a 5.17 excellent average per set. Wilfredo Leon Venero has charted 92 points to make him and Hernandez the top scoring combined duo in the tournament. Further, Leon ranks second in Best Spiker (55.33 percent) and Hernandez ranks fourth (54.59 percent).

Brazil hold a slim 28-22 advantage in the all-time series with Cuba, including a hard-fought five-set victory over Cuba in which they battled back from a two-set deficit during the 2011 FIVB World League Final Round in Gdansk, Poland. While the series is somewhat balanced, Brazil has won eight of the last 10 meetings and 17 of the last 22 meetings.

Italy versus Serbia
Italy suffered a blow to their Olympic Games qualification through the FIVB World Cup after falling to Cuba to start the third round. Still, the Italians are 4-2 overall with 11 points for fifth place, just five points out of first place and four points from third place. After falling to Russia to start the tournament, Italy had strung together wins over Brazil, USA, Egypt and China. Serbia remain stuck at three points in the FIVB World Cup with a 1-5 record after beginning the third round with a straight set loss to Russia. Serbia’s lone victory came against Japan in five sets in the first match of the second round in Osaka.

Italy star Michal Lasko leads the tournament with 116 points, including three of the top five match scoring performances of the tournament. He has converted 51.98 percent of his spikes for seventh place, while averaging 0.83 blocks per set for second in Best Blocker. Cristian Savani has added 75 points, while Ivan Zaytsev has contributed 65 points. Serbian Ivan Miljkovic leads his team with 86 points, while Dragan Stankovic has added 56 points.

“[Looking forward] to tomorrow we don’t have to think about this match anymore,” Italy coach Mauro Berruto said of his team’s loss to Cuba. “We had one defeat against Russia, and now this one — so we hope the next four matches are four victories, and we will see what happens on the last day.”

“[November 27 versus Russia] was a rest day for older players, but tomorrow we will see (if they return to the lineup),” Serbia coach Igor Kolakovic.

Italy and Serbia have endured a balanced historical series with Serbia holding a 29-21 advantage in the 50 previous matches. Serbia defeated Italy in four sets in the 2011 European Championship title match in the most recent meeting. Serbia have won six of the last 10 meetings, including the last three matches. Four of the last 10 matches have also been decided in five sets and only two matches have been settled in three sets. Italy won consecutive matches over Serbia in the 2010 FIVB World League preliminary round.

Day 7 | November 28, 2011

No Phase Date Local
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37 A 28/11 11:00 * 02:00 * IRI-EGY View Fukuoka View
40 B 28/11 11:00 * 02:00 * ARG-RUS View Hamamatsu View
38 A 28/11 15:00 * 06:00 * POL-USA View Fukuoka View
41 B 28/11 15:00 * 06:00 * CUB-BRA View Hamamatsu View
39 A 28/11 18:20 * 09:20 * JPN-CHN View Fukuoka View
42 B 28/11 18:20 * 09:20 * SRB-ITA View Hamamatsu View

* The first whistle for each match will sound 10 minutes after the start time listed

World Cup Standing


Rk Code Team Points Matches Results Details Sets Points
Played Won Lost 3-0 3-1 3-2 2-3 1-3 0-3 Won Lost Ratio Won Lost Ratio
1 POL Poland 16 6 5 1 1 4 1 17 7 2.429 570 508 1.122
2 RUS Russia 15 6 5 1 3 2 1 15 5 3.000 478 397 1.204
3 BRA Brazil 15 6 5 1 3 1 1 1 17 6 2.833 530 443 1.196
4 CUB Cuba 12 6 4 2 2 2 1 1 13 8 1.625 475 457 1.039
5 ITA Italy 11 6 4 2 2 1 1 2 14 9 1.556 546 504 1.083
6 IRI Iran 9 6 4 2 1 3 2 12 13 0.923 510 545 0.936
7 USA USA 9 6 3 3 3 2 1 11 9 1.222 470 451 1.042
8 ARG Argentina 9 6 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 12 12 1.000 517 501 1.032
9 JPN Japan 5 6 1 5 1 2 2 1 9 16 0.563 538 548 0.982
10 SRB Serbia 3 6 1 5 1 1 2 2 7 17 0.412 477 552 0.864
11 EGY Egypt 3 6 1 5 1 2 3 5 15 0.333 392 483 0.812
12 CHN China 1 6 6 1 1 4 3 18 0.167 385 499 0.772

FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup Highlights
Tournament Leading Scorers
1 Michal Lasko (ITA) 116 points
2 Fernando Hernandez Ramos (CUB) 113 points
3 Ahmed Abdelhay (EGY) 103
4 Clayton Stanley (USA) 102
5 Kunihiro Shimizu (JPN) 98

Top Scoring Performances
30 – Ahmed Abdelhay (EGY) v JPN on Nov. 27
27 – Michal Lasko (ITA) v BRA, Nov. 22
26 – Michal Lasko (ITA) v RUS, Nov. 20
26 – Bartosz Kurek (POL) v IRI, Nov. 24
25 – Michal Lasko (ITA) v USA, Nov. 25
25 – Clayton Stanley (USA) v IRI, Nov. 27

Top Scorers by Day
November 20: 26 – Michal Lasko (Italy) versus Russia
November 21: 21 – Zbigniew Bartman (Poland) versus Serbia; Tatsuya Fukuzaka (Japan) versus Argentina
November 22: 27 – Michal Lasko (Italy) versus Brazil
November 24: 26 – Bartosz Kurek (Poland) versus Iran
November 25: 25 – Michal Lasko (Italy) versus USA
November 27: 30 – Ahmed Abdelhay (Egypt) versus Japan

Top Blocking Performances
7 – Clayton Stanley (USA) v RUS on Nov. 27
7 – Alexander Volkov (RUS) v ITA on Nov. 20
7 – Michal Lasko (ITA) v BRA on Nov. 22
7 – Marcin Mozdzonek (POL) v JPN on Nov. 25
6 – Piotr Nowakowski (POL) v SRB on Nov. 21
6 – Alexander Butko (RUS) v USA on Nov. 22
6 – Sebastian Sole (ARG) v CUB on Nov. 24
6 – Yusuke Ishijima (JPN) v SRB on Nov. 24 

Top Service Ace Performances
6 – Bartosz Kurek (POL) v IRI on Nov. 24
5 – Clayton Stanley (USA) v IRI on Nov. 27
4 – Maxim Mikyahlov (RUS) v CHN on Nov. 21
4 – Ivan Zaytsev (ITA) v BRA on Nov. 22
4 – Clayton Stanley (USA) v EGY on Nov. 24
4 – Sergey Tetyuhkin (RUS) v BRA on Nov. 24
4 – Seyed Mohammad Mousavi Eraghi (IRI) v ARG on Nov. 25
4 – Luciano De Cecco (ARG) v IRI on Nov. 25

Highest Set Score:
41-39 – ITA v USA (Set 1) on Nov. 25 (FIVB Men’s World Cup record)
30-28 – POL v SRB (Set 4) on Nov. 21

Highest Scoring Matches
220 – Italy beat USA 3-1 (41-39, 25-22, 22-25, 25-21) on Nov. 25
217 – Italy beat Brazil 3-2 (25-16, 20-25, 18-25, 25-21, 22-20) on Nov. 22
211 – Iran beat Poland 3-2 (23-25, 28-26, 8-25, 26-24, 15-11) on Nov. 24
204 – Iran beat Argentina 3-2 (15-12, 25-21, 24-26, 25-16, 15-12) on Nov. 25
203 – Iran beat Serbia 3-2 (25-17, 18-25, 21-25, 25-21, 15-11) on Nov. 22
196 – Argentina beat Japan 3-2 (25-22, 21-25, 11-25, 25-15, 15-12) on Nov. 21
193 – Brazil beat China 3-2 (23-25, 25-10, 25-18, 19-25, 15-8) on Nov. 25

For more information contact:
Site A (Nagoya, Osaka, Fukuoka, Tokyo-Yoyogi Gymnasium) - Mr. Federico Ferraro
 +81 (0)80 2584 4622

Site B: (Kagoshima, Kumamoto, Toyama, Hamamatsu, Tokyo Metropolitan Stadium) - Mr. Bill Kauffman
 +81 (0)80 2584 4623

For all non urgent inquiries concerning the 2011 FIVB Men's World Cup please contact the FIVB Press Department at press@fivb.org.


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23.11.2011 14:03:32
Mentor and former protégé cross their ways in Osaka

23.11.2011 10:37:27
I hope we can recover the energies we need, says coach Rezende

22.11.2011 17:20:19
Getting to know: Japan star Kunihiro Shimizu

22.11.2011 14:52:15
Three female referees whistling during FIVB Men’s World Cup

22.11.2011 14:02:31
Italy score amazing win over Brazil while Russia and Poland maintain perfect record

22.11.2011 13:14:10
Samuels content with two victories in Nagoya

22.11.2011 12:39:03
We can be proud of this win, says Russia coach Alekno

22.11.2011 12:09:16
With Butko blocking beautifully, Russia remain perfect

22.11.2011 12:08:50
Cuba keep Japan winless with straight sets victory

22.11.2011 11:05:30
Poland’s Zygadlo anticipates tough competition ahead

22.11.2011 10:04:44
Playing Brazil is always a fantastic thing, says Italy coach Berruto

22.11.2011 09:47:12
Italy survive a game of errors with Brazil

22.11.2011 09:35:25
Anastasi says determination made difference for Poland

22.11.2011 09:02:28
Poland rally past Argentina to remain unbeaten

22.11.2011 07:59:31
Iranian youngster makes impressive World Cup debut

22.11.2011 05:59:01
Velasco says victory over Serbia meaningful to Iran

22.11.2011 05:50:45
Victory a gift to the Egyptian people, coach El-Shemerly says

22.11.2011 05:19:11
Iran deal Serbia third straight loss

22.11.2011 05:19:07
Egypt's Abdelhay leads against China, with super-setter support

22.11.2011 03:21:57
Nikola and Uros Kovacevic prolong Serbian tradition of "Volleyball brothers"

22.11.2011 03:13:47
Brazil's Giba uses own success to help others

21.11.2011 23:41:16
FIVB World Cup Day 3: Undefeated Poland-Argentina Go Head-to-Head

21.11.2011 15:34:54
Brazil, Russia and Poland set the pace at FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup in Japan

21.11.2011 13:50:24
Weber says spirit of team keyed rally to victory

21.11.2011 12:53:01
Argentina best Japan in five-set thriller

21.11.2011 12:40:51
Russia is such a strong team, says China coach Zhou

21.11.2011 12:29:19
Mikhaylov serving sharp against China in Russia's second win

21.11.2011 11:32:37
Bartman keeps strong faith in his team

21.11.2011 09:44:31
Serving was the key point in this match, says Brazil coach Rezende

21.11.2011 09:38:29
Anastasi pleased after second straight victory

21.11.2011 09:10:14
Brazil block American ambitions for day 2 upset

21.11.2011 09:01:19
Poland battle past Serbia

21.11.2011 07:44:28
Leon and Hernandez need to work on blocking and defensive aggressiveness, says coach Samuels

21.11.2011 05:17:31
Italy captain Savani on first win: We'd like to continue this streak

21.11.2011 05:08:45
Cuba coach says star Hernandez is still improving

21.11.2011 04:41:46
Italy bounce back with team effort against Egypt

21.11.2011 04:25:21
Hernandez, Leon lead Cuba past Iran

21.11.2011 02:36:39
Double Olympic champion Saori Yoshida joins Japanese audience to support home guys

20.11.2011 23:43:37
Healthy Priddy back in form in short time for USA

20.11.2011 23:35:53
2008 Olympic Games title rematch highlights FIVB Men’s World Cup Day 2

20.11.2011 18:33:01
Nalbert predicts Brazilian triumph in Japan

20.11.2011 15:50:52
Japan lose opening match to Iran as Russia claim highlight of day 1 in Kagoshima

20.11.2011 14:01:48
Iran make World Cup comeback after 20 years

20.11.2011 13:28:22
Velasco: "We stuck with our plan"

20.11.2011 12:39:14
Iran rally for four-set win over Japan

20.11.2011 12:29:11
Brazil coach Rezende on win vs Egypt: They never gave up and that's very important

20.11.2011 11:55:12
Murilo leads Brazil in opening day win over spirited Egyptian squad

20.11.2011 11:41:47
New faces, new challenges for Egypt at FIVB World Cup

20.11.2011 09:46:08
Russia coach Alekno: Winning this first game is very important

20.11.2011 09:22:14
Italy misses the mark in opener against Russia

20.11.2011 09:00:15
Anastasi says concentration key to victory

20.11.2011 08:34:04
Poland score surprise win over Cuba

20.11.2011 07:10:37
Facundo Conte a star in his own right

20.11.2011 05:50:33
Happy to start with three points, USA coach Knipe says

20.11.2011 05:32:09
United States' Anderson aces China to open FIVB World Cup

20.11.2011 04:47:28
Weber says Argentina played 'perfect game'

20.11.2011 04:23:24
Argentina rout Serbia in first-round opener

20.11.2011 01:40:07
Legendary Julio Velasco leads up-and-coming Iranian force

19.11.2011 15:01:14
Depth in Kagoshima creates World Cup first round challenges

19.11.2011 12:51:55
FIVB World Cup to bring joy and hope to Japanese people

17.11.2011 15:51:49
Anastasi says podium is minimum goal for Poland

17.11.2011 09:11:01
Nagoya ready for start of FIVB World Cup

15.11.2011 16:00:54
Italy ready for Men's World Cup showdown says Berruto

15.11.2011 05:23:22
Men's volleyball stars prepare for Nagoya start in Men's World Cup

15.11.2011 04:28:10
Kagoshima set to host talented Men's World Cup teams with Olympic dreams at stake

11.11.2011 13:21:49
Argentina men countdown to World Cup

25.10.2011 16:10:46
World Cup Media Guide launched online

14.10.2011 15:58:54
Full World Cup schedule announced by FIVB

12.10.2011 12:41:01
World Cup preliminary squads unveiled

05.10.2011 12:27:19
Match pairings released for World Cup

05.10.2011 06:53:06
World Cup wild cards announced

30.09.2011 16:18:02
Ten of 12 Men’s World Cup teams confirmed

30.09.2011 09:25:28
Iran claim Asian title to earn World Cup ticket

30.09.2011 05:27:21
Egypt book World Cup berth with African Championship triumph

29.09.2011 10:59:32
China and Iran set to clash in gold medal match of Asian Men’s Championship

29.09.2011 00:03:21
Egypt and Cameroon set to clash in Men’s African Nations Championship final

28.09.2011 09:18:34
Iran delight home fans as they book semifinal place in Asian champs

27.09.2011 10:42:28
Iran, Australia lead Asian Men’s Championship quarterfinals

26.09.2011 09:29:30
Iran, Australia continue to dominate Asian Men’s Championship

25.09.2011 20:34:56
Brazil book place in World Cup with South American Championship win

24.09.2011 01:12:13
Iran, Japan, China and Australia top pools in Asian Men’s Championship

23.09.2011 15:15:29
Chile pick up first victory as Argentina and Brazil remain unbeaten

23.09.2011 15:02:40
Serbia greeted by thousands as they celebrate Euro success

23.09.2011 05:06:44
Five teams unbeaten in Asian Men’s Championship

22.09.2011 16:53:11
Giba reflects on 16 years of South American Championships

22.09.2011 16:15:26
Asian Men’s Volleyball Championship kicks off in Iran

22.09.2011 15:07:38
Favourites Tunisia and Cameroon set to clash on opening day of African Nations champs

22.09.2011 05:33:34
Venezuela pick up first win at South American Championship

21.09.2011 14:20:49
Paraguay begin South American Championship campaign with win

21.09.2011 07:07:23
Iran coach says home advantage does not guarantee Asian Championship glory

21.09.2011 06:41:45
Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championships through the years

20.09.2011 07:20:52
Argentina, Brazil and Colombia start South American Championship with victory

18.09.2011 23:49:57
Serbia crowned European men’s champions

16.09.2011 09:54:52
Poland gain revenge over Slovakia as semifinal berths decided

15.09.2011 10:03:02
Finland survive Slovenia scare while Poles break Czech hearts in EuroVolley 2011

14.09.2011 17:47:06
Iranian minister visits national team

13.09.2011 12:10:17
Preliminary round ends at 2011 EuroVolley

11.09.2011 04:10:22
World Cup place at stake in Asian Senior Men's Volleyball Championship

08.09.2011 11:25:04
Austria and Czech Republic countdown to EuroVolley

04.09.2011 14:38:28
Leon carries Cuba to Men’s NORCECA Championship and World Cup berth

03.09.2011 08:23:15
Cuba and USA to play for the gold at Men’s NORCECA

02.09.2011 17:41:21
Brazil bring in reinforcements for South American champs

02.09.2011 04:59:14
Cuba and Puerto Rico into semis of Men’s NORCECA Championship

01.09.2011 09:56:53
Canada and USA book semifinal berths at Men's NORCECA Championship

31.08.2011 09:49:16
NORCECA Men's Championship heats up

30.08.2011 09:47:58
Men's NORCECA Championship begins in style in Puerto Rico

29.08.2011 17:34:31
Brazil seal wins over Germany and Japan in South American champs prep

18.08.2011 17:03:30
Dante and Gustavo eager to get back on court

15.07.2011 15:07:08
FIVB President hopes for "new future" in Japan

22.06.2011 13:38:40
Morocco to host 2011 Men’s African Nations Championship

24.05.2011 11:48:47
FIVB confirms World Cup in Japan

16.02.2011 18:45:22
AVC finalises 2011 volleyball calendar