FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2014 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Wed, 03 Sep 2014 04:34:14 GMT Wed, 03 Sep 2014 04:34:14 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Academica do Mindeol, Atletico Volley take Cape Verde titles http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48943&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, September 2, 2014 – The volleyball season in Cape Verde concluded at the end of August with the National Playoffs in Mindelo City on São Vicente Island. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48943&Language=en Wed, 03 Sep 2014 02:20:05 GMT Zaytsev and reserve players made the job for Italy http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48938&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - Both coaches Laurent Tillie from France and Mauro Berruto from Italy agreed after the game that Michele Baranowicz, Filippo Lanza and Massimo Colaci were key players for the final result when they entered the court. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48938&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:59:48 GMT FIVB Men's World Championship - Day 4 - As It Happened http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48890&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 - Following the action from day four of the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014. Tuesday's six matches took place in Wroclaw (Pool A) and Krakow (Pool D). http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48890&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:57:09 GMT Italy unveil a remarkable comeback for a 3-2 win over France http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48936&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - FIVB Men’s World Championship Pool D in Krakow delivered another fantastic game that featured a phenomenal reaction by Italy to defeat France after being almost knocked out, from 0-2 to 3-2 (20-25, 20-25, 25-23, 25-13, 15-12). http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48936&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:05:40 GMT Poland make record success in World Championship opener http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48935&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, September 2, 2014 – The FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship Poland 2014 will go down in history as the biggest opening ever of any volleyball competition. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48935&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:04:08 GMT Very few errors by Poland in second win http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48934&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – Big serves and few mistakes were the keys for the second victory of hosts Poland in Pool A of the FIVB Men’s World Championship as they claimed a comfortable straight-set win over Australia. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48934&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:57:39 GMT Big crowd enjoy second Poland victory http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48932&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – Poland picked up another three points in Pool A of the FIVB Men’s World Championship as they beat Australia in straight sets (25-17, 25-19, 25-22) in the last match in front of a packed house at Centennial Hall on Tuesday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48932&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:22:12 GMT “Important win for new generation” – Venezuelan Piñerua http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48915&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – Captain Kervin Piñerúa, who led his team with 26 points, pondered on the meaning of the victory over Cameroon for the young generation of players back home in Venezuela. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48915&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:48:30 GMT Experience was there for key player Bram Van Den Dries http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48913&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - After a bit of a sloppy game against USA, Belgian opposite led the way for the Red Dragons over Puerto Rico and coach Dominique Baeyens pointed that out on the after match press conference. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48913&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:39:34 GMT Piñerua tops Venezuela with 26 points against Cameroon http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48911&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – Following a great match, Venezuela scored their first points in FIVB Men’s World Championship Poland 2014 as they defeated Cameroon 3-1 (25-22, 25-21, 31-33, 25-14) in a pool A match at Centennial Hall. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48911&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 19:21:20 GMT Solid display from Belgium to cruise past Puerto Rico http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48910&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - With an amazing display from opposite player Bram Van Den Dries, Belgium enjoyed a comfortable win over Puerto Rico in the second Tuesday match, by 3-0 (25-19, 25-17, 25-20). http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48910&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:29:26 GMT Medical Outreach Programme scheduled at Men's World Championship in Poland http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48909&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, September 1, 2014 - A Medical Outreach Programme is scheduled to take place at the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship Poland 2014 from September 6-7. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48909&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:54:43 GMT Sudan welcomes VCP Level 1 Coaches Course http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48908&Language=en Khartoum, Sudan, September 2, 2014 - Even after very heavy rainfall, which left puddles of water in many areas of Khartoum, the FIVB Level 1 Coaches Course scheduled in the capital of Sudan officially opened as planned. Mr Mohammed Sahle, who is responsible for Training and Development at the Ministry for Youth and Sports in Sudan, welcomed the participants. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48908&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:26:37 GMT Iran's coach Kovac gives credit to Marouflakrani against USA http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48906&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - After an unexpected win against USA, considering the friendly series they'd played recently, coach Slobodan Kovac underlined this might have affected the game and also gave credit to his setter and captain for the win. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48906&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 17:15:00 GMT Practical sessions complete International Referee Candidates Course in Japan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48904&Language=en Fukuoka, Japan, August 7, 2014 - The pratical sessions of the International Referee Candidates Course held in Japan from August 25-31 took place at the Kitakyusyu Cup from August 28. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48904&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:51:38 GMT Dream World Championship start for Iran as they beat USA http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48900&Language=en Krakow, Poland, September 2, 2014 - Iran provided another major hit at FIVB Men’s World Championship in Poland as they claimed their second win in Krakow, this time in a thrilling five-setter over USA by 3-2 (25-23, 25-19, 19-25, 18-25, 17-15). http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48900&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:22:37 GMT Character and energy the keys for Serbia http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48898&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, August 2, 2014 - Serbian captain Dragan Stankovic highlighted the character and energy showed by his team against Argentina. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48898&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 16:19:56 GMT Atanasijevic leads Serbia over Argentina http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48897&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – Alexandar Atanasijevic led Serbia to a 3-1 (25-17, 20-25, 25-21, 25-21) win against Argentina in the fourth match of Pool A on the FIVB Men’s World Championship Poland 2014 at Centennial Hall on Tuesday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48897&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 15:41:39 GMT Cameroon delight Wroclaw crowd with lively warm up routine http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48894&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – From the moment the Cameroonian team stepped in the court against Australia on Sunday, a new warm up routine was introduced to the delight of the crowd in Hala Tulecia. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48894&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:33:55 GMT Sleeping giants answering the wake-up calls http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48893&Language=en Wroclaw, Poland, September 2, 2014 – After years of receiving constant wake-up calls and stretching for a while, the Australian sleeping giant seems ready to jump into the international volleyball scene with encouraging projections. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=48893&Language=en Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:56:59 GMT