FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2014 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:52:16 GMT Sun, 31 Aug 2014 10:52:16 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Five exciting matches in Day Two in Poland http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48814&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, August 31, 2014 – Following the brilliant and historic opening ceremony of the Men’s World Championship on "Saturday Night Fever" at the packed Warsaw National Stadium, the action and emotions of the quadrennial event now move to Wroclaw and Krakow where five exciting matches await for the fans on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48814&Language=en Sun, 31 Aug 2014 09:56:56 GMT Top five remain the same in women's world rankings http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48813&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, August 31, 2014 – Following the completion of the FIVB World Grand Prix in Tokyo on August 24, revised rankings have been published for women’s national teams. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48813&Language=en Sun, 31 Aug 2014 06:51:31 GMT Social Timeline: Poland sets spectacular scene for FIVB Men's World Champs http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48806&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, August 30, 2014 - With more than 62,000 screaming fans showing up at the first FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014 match, where hosts Poland took on Serbia, there were plenty more in the social space making for a memorable night in Warsaw. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48806&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:46:00 GMT Poland welcomes the FIVB Men’s World Championship and the world with spectacular start in Warsaw http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48808&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – The watching world were treated to a distinctly Polish celebration as a world record 62,000 people attended the opening ceremony and opening match of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship Poland 2014 at the National Stadium in Warsaw on Saturday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48808&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:08:34 GMT FIVB Men's World Championship - Day One - As It Happened http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48727&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 - Relive the incredible opening day of the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014, which will live long in the memory of those who followed it at the National Stadium and through the many channels online and around. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48727&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:59:03 GMT Record start for FIVB Men's World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48805&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – Even before the first whistle, serve, reception, pass, spike or block, the 2014 FIVB Men’s World Championship made a triumphal entrance in the record books. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48805&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:47:37 GMT Winiarski acknowledges huge pressure on Poland team before opening match http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48810&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – Following his team’s 3-0 victory over Serbia in the opening match of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship, Poland captain Michal Winiarski admitted that the pressure on the host team was huge. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48810&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:47:09 GMT Poland capture first World Championship win and the hearts of thousands of Polish supporters http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48807&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – Poland’s best scorer Michal Winiarski led his team to a dream opening match win over Serbia 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-18) on the first day of action at the 2014 FIVB Men's Volleyball World Championship Poland 2014. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48807&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:46:32 GMT "We passed 13 years of stress," Brazil Coach Bernardinho http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48811&Language=en Katowice, Poland, August 30, 2014- Wherever coaches are asked about the favourite teams for the title of any international competition, Brazil comes as No 1 in all the candidacies and this made a frequent load upon the South American team and their experienced coach Bernardo Rezende who passed 13 years of stress due to this phenomenon. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48811&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:33:48 GMT Uriarte hopes history does not repeat again http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48812&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – Jon Uriarte hopes his Australian team has enough good memory to recall what happened just four years ago when they were eliminated by Cameroon in the first round of the FIVB Men’s Volleyball World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48812&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:19:49 GMT Latvia’s Head of State hosts CEV President in Riga http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48803&Language=en Riga, Latvia, August 30, 2014 – At a time when the first major international tournament is being held in a country that has become a centre of beach volleyball, CEV President André Meyer is paying a visit to Latvia. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48803&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 20:15:33 GMT Julio Velasco returns to his original port http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48802&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – After navigating for more than 30 years around the volleyball world at the helm of several national teams and professional clubs, Julio Velazco is back to the original port in his native of Argentina. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48802&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:07:10 GMT Venezuela v Argentina is a South American Classic http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48800&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – Javier Filardi and Kervin Piñerua, the captains of Argentina and Venezuela, respectively, are confident of the process their teams have gone through ahead of the FIVB Men’s World Championship in Poland. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48800&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:31:31 GMT Official Pool D press conference performed in Krakow http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48797&Language=en Krakow, Poland, August 30, 2014 - FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship Poland 2014 has officially started in Krakow, after the launching press conference was held this Saturday, on the eve of the first batch of thrilling Pool D games, scheduled for this Sunday, August 31. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48797&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:30:28 GMT Press conference in Wroc?aw http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48796&Language=en After the General Technical Meeting, in Orbis Hotel there were organised two press conferences with the teams from Argentina, Venezuela, Australia and Cameroon. The FIVB Officials, couches and players said some words about their preparations and expectations from this event. They also mentioned about organisation of the championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48796&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 16:17:30 GMT Slovakia's Halanda celebrates 60th birthday at World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48795&Language=en Bratislava, Slovakia, August 30, 2014 – The President of the Slovak Volleyball Federation, Lubor Halanda, celebrates his 60th birthday while his country is co-hosting the Final Round of the 2014 CEV U20 Volleyball European Championship – Men and right at the start of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship Poland 2014. Lubor Halanda is a member of the CEV Board of Administration and is currently a jury member at the World Championship in Katowice. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48795&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:29:36 GMT Volleyball Mini World Championship – World Champs thrill for children and youth http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48794&Language=en <span style="mso-ansi-language:EN-US" lang="EN-US">Warsaw, Poland, August 29, 2014 – Children and youth can feel just like the participants of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship Poland 2014, which begins August 30 at the National Stadium in Warsaw, as August 29 marked the start of the Volleyball Mini World Championship, organized by the host cities of the FIVB tournament. A trophy and the prestigious title of Mini World Champions await the winners.</span> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48794&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 11:25:46 GMT Poland-Serbia to start World Championship fever http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48793&Language=en Warsaw, Poland, August 30, 2014 – All the roads are leading to the National Stadium of Warsaw, the capital of Poland on Friday night, as the FIVB Men’s World Championship kicks off in this European nation where the sport invented by William Morgan in the latter years of the 19th century has become a sort of passion. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48793&Language=en Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:53:50 GMT Referees ready to conduct historic World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48792&Language=en Katowice, Poland, August 29, 2014 - A highly selected 25 of the best volleyball referees in the world are ready to conduct the historic FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014 due to start with the opening match between Poland and Serbia at the National Stadium in Warsaw on Saturday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48792&Language=en Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:44:20 GMT Official press conference before World Championship Opening Match http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48791&Language=en <span style="mso-ansi-language:EN-US" lang="EN-US">Warsaw, Poland, August 29, 2014 - The official press conference before the opening ceremony and Poland vs. Serbia opening match of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship was held today, at the National Stadium in Warsaw.</span> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48791&Language=en Fri, 29 Aug 2014 20:36:15 GMT