FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2017 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:30:05 GMT Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:30:05 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Russia open defence of Men's U23 World with solid win over Algeria http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72106&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 18, 2017 - Defending champions Russia overwhelmed Algeria 4-0 (15-8, 15-11, 15-11, 15-8) in 49 minutes here Friday on the opening day of the 2017 FIVB Men's U23 World Championship, with Denis Bogdan scoring 12 points and Sergei Pirainen adding another 10. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72106&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:17:22 GMT Overcoming stage fright - The key for Japan over Peru http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72104&Language=en Rosario, Argentina, August 18, 2017 - According to both sides, a bit of nervousness was there for Japan and Peru as it was their first match in Rosario. Japan coach Daichi Saegusa credited his girls for dealing with those emotions and building their win from that. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72104&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:57:38 GMT Pre-SWATCH FIVB World Tour Finals action http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72103&Language=en Hamburg, Germany - With the 24-team men's and women's field for next week's US$800,000 SWATCH FIVB World Tour Finals at With Rothenbaum Stadium starting here Wednesday, 14 of the participating pairs and six individuals are competing in events this week in Latvia and the United States. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72103&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:49:42 GMT Belarus defeat Brazil in Tournament opener http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72102&Language=en Santa Fe, Argentina, August 18, 2017 - Belarus opened with an astonishing win in their FIVB Girls’ U18 debut against Brazil in the first match of Pool B celebrated at the National Technological University Stadium. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72102&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:45:43 GMT "We played well but first match is always nervous," Brazil coach http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72100&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 18, 2017- Brazil opened their way towards the title of the FIVB world championship U 23 with a 4-0 win over Mexico http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72100&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:14:00 GMT We believe in ourselves - China captain Xu http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72099&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 18, 2017 - China's captain Zu Zhenshen was super positive about his team's capabilities going forward, though coach Ju Genyin was slightly more reserved after China beat Turkey 4-3 (19-17, 12-15, 11-15, 15-8, 15-10, 10-15, 15-10) on the opening day of the 2017 FIVB Men's U23 World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72099&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:05:56 GMT We are satisfied with our defence - Miyaura http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72101&Language=en Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 – Japan captain Kento Miyaura said that the easy win against Cuba was unexpected but he was pleased with the way they played defence in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boys’ U19 World Championship at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72101&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:55:30 GMT Nishikawa leads Japan to an opening win over Peru http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72098&Language=en Rosario, Argentina, August 18, 2017 - An 18-point game by Yuki Nishikawa was the key factor of Japan’s first FIVB Volleyball Girls’ U18 World Championship win in Rosario city - a 3-0 (25-23, 26-24, 25-18) over Peru at Pool D first game in Newell’s Old Boys stadium. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72098&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:55:30 GMT Miyaura and Otsuka help Japan in straight-set win over Cuba http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72097&Language=en Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 – Kento Miyaura and Tatsunori Otsuka guided Japan to an easy straight-set (25-18, 25-18, 25-12) win over Cuba in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boys’ U19 World Championship at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72097&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:41:51 GMT Zhou leads China to 4-3 win over Turkey http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72096&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 18, 2017 - China came back from a set down at 1-2 and to defeat Turkey 4-3 (19-17, 12-15, 11-15, 15-8, 15-10, 10-15, 15-10) in an hour and 42 minutes on the opening day of the 2017 FIVB Men's U23 World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72096&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 16:39:58 GMT Brazil upset Mexico in straight sets at Men's U23 World Champs opening http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72091&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 18, 2017- Brazil started their 2017 Men's U23 World Championship in the right way beating Mexico 4-0 (15-7, 15-8, 15-7, 15-10) in Pool A at Cairo Stadium Complex on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72091&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:43:13 GMT Slimane: We had to be tactical to win against Brazil http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72092&Language=en Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 – France coach Belmadi Slimane directed his players to a tactical win against Brazil in the fifth set in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boys’ U19 World Championship at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72092&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:20:18 GMT Bassereau scores 23 as France surge back to claim 3-2 win http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72090&Language=en Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 – Remi Bassereau led France to a 3-2 (23-25, 20-25, 25-17, 25-17, 17-14) win over Brazil in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boys’ U19 World Championship at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72090&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:03:14 GMT Russia coach Nozdrin: We showed our kind of game http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72088&Language=en Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 - Russia showed their brand of volleyball and took a commanding 3-0 match (25-16, 25-14, 25-12) against Turkey in Pool C of the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boy’s U19 World Championship at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72088&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:05:44 GMT Russia take straight-sets triumph against Turkey http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72087&Language=en <p><font face="Verdana"><span style="font-size: 14px;">Riffa, Bahrain, August 18, 2017 - Russia opened their bid in the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boy’s U19 World Championship with a 3-0 win (25-16, 25-14, 25-12) against Turkey in Pool C at the Isa City Sports Hall on Friday.</span></font><span style="font-size: 14px;"></span><font face="Verdana"> </font></p> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72087&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:23:44 GMT Colombia and Brazil closing in on World Champs showdown http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72086&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, August 17, 2017 – Colombia and Brazil are heading towards a winner takes all clash at the Japan 2018, FIVB Volleyball World Championship South American Qualifiers after they both made it three wins from three on Thursday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72086&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:50:22 GMT Rising stars ready to shine as Girls’ U18 World Champs begins http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72085&Language=en Santa Fe, Argentina, August 17, 2017 - With 20 world-class teams in contest, 2017 FIVB Volleyball Girls’ U18 World Championship is scheduled to begin Friday on the Argentinean cities of Rosario and Santa Fe as a fantastic opportunity to witness some brand new female talents while they develop to become the stars of tomorrow. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72085&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:32:43 GMT Brazil coach excited to play in front of full house in Cairo http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72084&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 17, 2017- Wherever Brazil is playing they are always under pressure of being heavy favourites at any World Level competition, however Men's U23 Brazil coach Giovane Gavio is feeling enthusiastic to conduct his team in the huge 30.000 seat hall at Cairo Stadium Complex when the 2017 Men's U23 World championship gets underway on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72084&Language=en Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:26:48 GMT U23 Worlds testbed for new scoring rules http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72080&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 17, 2017 - The 2017 FIVB Men's U23 World Championship starting here Friday will be a testing ground for a new scoring scheme currently under review by the FIVB, which, if successful, could mark a historical turning point for volleyball - much as the introduction of the Rally Scoring System did in the late 1990s. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72080&Language=en Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:20:04 GMT Coaches meet media to set pace for Men's U23 Worlds http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72081&Language=en Cairo, Egypt, August 17, 2017 - All twelve coaches of the participating teams faced the media Thursday afternoon here, to set the pace for the 2017 FIVB Men's U23 World Championship which begin in two halls of Cairo National Stadium on Friday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=72081&Language=en Thu, 17 Aug 2017 18:34:08 GMT