FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships 2012

Press release

Sollys Nestle dominate the tournament from start to finish

Sollys Nestle won the gold medal in their third attempt at the FIVB Club World Championship following one silver and one bronze

Mira Golubovic, captain of Rabita Baku: “I want to congratulate the Brazilian club for the title and great victory.  I think they had a really great game and they deserve the victory. From our side it wasn’t the maximum, we didn’t serve very well, we didn’t follow the tactical situations as we should have and the Brazilian team played really good. They deserve the victory.”

Marcello Abbondanza, coach of Rabita Baku: “I am sorry about the defeat. I believe the result reflects the actual value of the teams that played in this tournament. It is not easy to play against the Brazilian team. I wanted to get better performances from my players but we didn’t concentrate well. The other team deserves to win. It is one of the best team in the world.”

Jaqueline Carvalho, captain of Sollys Nestle: “We are so happy to win this championship and we didn’t expect that would be easy. The other team played very well. Our objective was achieved. We competed against a great team with a great coach, but our team played very good, almost a perfect performance. Our team is growing and we managed to achieve very good results. Thanks to Qatar, and thank you all.”

Luizomar de Moura, coach of Sollys Nestle: “We are very happy for this victory. Tonight we played against a great competitor.  Our team played well. We were good in tactics, had good offensive and managed to win. I have to thank to my players and to the organizing committee for this high level organized championship.”

Download highresolution

| More

More press releases

24.10.2012 17:44:30
At least another year to see who will unseat Trentino
Lausanne, Switzerland, October 24, 2012 – It was a fourth Men’s Club World Championship and a fourth Trentino Diatec title in Doha, Qatar, at the 2012... More...
19.10.2012 18:06:46
Sollys Nestle dethrone Rabita Baku as women’s champions
Doha, Qatar, October 19, 2012 – Sollys Nestle of Brazil capped an outstanding week of high level volleyball with a brilliant straight-set victory (25-... More...
19.10.2012 14:11:22
A good experience for team representing Puerto Rico
Press Conference Fenerbahce v Lancheras de Cataño... More...
19.10.2012 10:31:58
Fenerbahce defeat Lancheras for women’s bronze medal
Doha, Qatar, October 19, 2012 – Fenerbahce of Turkey defeated Lancheras de Cataño of Puerto Rico in straight sets (25-16, 25-17, 25-17) to claim ... More...
18.10.2012 19:12:46
Abondanza happy to defend the title
Press Conference Rabita Baku v Fenerbahce... More...
18.10.2012 17:42:27
Rabita Baku to defend the crown in Qatar
Doha, Qatar, October 18, 2012 – Defending champions Rabita Baku advanced to the gold medal match of the Women’s FIVB Club World Championship against S... More...
18.10.2012 13:50:22
Mora foresees a brighter future for Colombian volleyball
Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2012 – Colombia’s volleyball is known more for the individual scoring feats of the native Madelaynne Mora than the actual ach... More...
18.10.2012 11:11:00
Brazilians are happy with another chance to win a title
Press Conference Sollys Nestle v Lancheras de Cataño... More...
18.10.2012 10:58:33
Badge pin collector is a popular fellow in Doha
Doha, Qatar, October 18, 2012 – Mohamed Mirza Zare-Negad is better known in the local sport community of Qatar as the “Pin-Man” for his now famous col... More...
18.10.2012 10:23:20
Sollys Nestle to make a second visit to finals
Doha, Qatar, October 18, 2012 – Sollys Nestle advanced to the gold medal match of the Women’s FIVB Club World Championship by scoring a straight-set w... More...