FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2019 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 20 Oct 2019 15:56:49 GMT Sun, 20 Oct 2019 15:56:49 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Higher, Faster, Harder - World Cup highlights http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89188&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 18, 2019 - 132 matches and a little over a month after the 2019 FIVB Volleyball World Cup started on September 14, it's time to look back at some great highlights. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89188&Language=en Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:08:58 GMT Oceania Zonal Volleyball Association outline strategy to FIVB President http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89187&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 18, 2019 - FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° was impressed with the Oceania Zonal Volleyball Association’s (OZVA) high-performance strategic plan when it was presented to him during his time in Hawaii. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89187&Language=en Fri, 18 Oct 2019 10:01:27 GMT Qinzhou returns to the FIVB World Tour calendar for the third-straight season http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89184&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 18, 2019 - Next up on the 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball Calendar from October 30 to November 3, Qinzhou returns to the World Tour for the third-straight season as the southeastern China city hosts the first of five international beach volleyball events in the Asian country during the 2019-2020 campaign. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89184&Language=en Fri, 18 Oct 2019 00:44:30 GMT World Cup stars: How they made the Dream Team http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89183&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 17, 2019 - The Dream Team of the 2019 FIVB Men's World Cup brought together the top stars of the competition earlier this month in Japan - a reward for their brilliant performances throughout the gruelling fortnight-long tournament. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89183&Language=en Thu, 17 Oct 2019 03:32:57 GMT Brazilian Olympians look ahead to Tokyo 2020 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89185&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 17, 2019 – Three of the four players who secured medals for Brazil at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games may have a chance to expand their hardware collection next year. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89185&Language=en Thu, 17 Oct 2019 02:59:52 GMT 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Calendar announced for Olympic season http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89176&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 – Beach volleyball fans have a great year to look forward to with as many as 42 events featured on the 2019-2020 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Calendar and the beach volleyball tournament at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games another highlight of the season. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89176&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:59:59 GMT Americans triumph with men’s 4x4 gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89182&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – The national team of the United States triumphed with the men’s gold at the first FIVB-sanctioned beach volleyball 4x4 event at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games to match the achievement of their American counterparts in the women’s tournament. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89182&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 23:55:09 GMT USA snatch historic World Beach Games women's 4x4 gold http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89181&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – United States it is! The first beach volleyball 4x4 gold medals from an FIVB-sanctioned event at the ANOC World Beach Games Qatar 2019 went to Alexandra Wheeler, Emily Hartong, Geena Urango, Karissa Cook, Katherine Spieler and Kelly Reeves and their coach Phil Noyes. The national team of Brazil claimed silver, while Canada settled for bronze, as the medal matches took place on Wednesday at the Katara Beach in Doha. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89181&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 22:21:17 GMT World Beach Games beach volleyball 4X4 schedule/results http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89082&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 - The Beach Volleyball 4X4 tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar takes place from October 12 to 16 with pool play over the first two days of the tournament followed by quarterfinals, semifinals and medal matches on the last three match days. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89082&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 22:19:41 GMT India and Pakistan continue to grow with support from FIVB http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89180&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 – The FIVB Nucleus Project has once again demonstrated its importance in the development of volleyball around the world, especially in regard to improving the performance of the national teams. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89180&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:01:14 GMT FIVB opens host city candidature process for 2020 Volleyball Challenger Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89179&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 16, 2019 - The FIVB has opened the bidding process for the next host cities of the Men’s and Women’s 2020 FIVB Volleyball Challenger Cup, which will take place from June 24-28, 2020. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89179&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:00:00 GMT Barbara, Juliana and Fernanda enjoy 4x4 team spirit http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89178&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 16, 2019 – Right after the national team of Brazil secured their spot in the women’s beach volleyball 4x4 final at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, fivb.com spoke to three of the big stars on their squad to get their first impressions from the discipline’s debut on the international scene. All three of Barbara Seixas, Juliana Silva and Fernanda Alves agreed that the team spirit and the opportunity to play under the name of Brazil have contributed to the great experience they have had. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89178&Language=en Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:49:42 GMT Qatar v USA in men’s 4x4 final at World Beach Games http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89175&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – Gold at the men’s beach volleyball 4x4 tournament at the first-ever ANOC World Beach Games will be contested between the national teams of Qatar and the United States. After winning their respective semifinals on Tuesday in Doha, they will face each other in Wednesday’s big final at 19:30 (local time) at Katara Beach in the Qatari capital. Indonesia and Poland will play for bronze at 17:00. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89175&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 19:48:00 GMT Brazil crowned Men’s World Cup champions http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89173&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Brazil bagged the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup title as the competition concluded on Tuesday evening at Hiroshima’s Green Arena. The reigning Olympic champions now hold three World Cup titles, following their victories in 2003 and 2007. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89173&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 17:49:00 GMT USA and Brazil to clash for World Beach Games gold at Qatar 2019 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89171&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – United States and Brazil will come face to face in the historic women’s final of the first-ever ANOC World Beach Games beach volleyball 4x4 tournament. The two sides will clash for gold at 18:15 local time on Wednesday at Katara Beach in Doha. Canada and Australia will meet in the third place match at 16:00. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89171&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 17:32:04 GMT Alan Souza named MVP in 2019 Men’s World Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89174&Language=en Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Brazil opposite Alan Souza was named Most Valuable Player of the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Cup after leading his team to an undefeated run and to a third title in the competition. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89174&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:46:32 GMT FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup - Results and ranking http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88816&Language=en Nagano, Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup featured 12 national teams from the five continental confederations playing in Nagano, Fukuoka and Hiroshima from October 1 to 15. Brazil claimed gold, Poland silver and USA bronze. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88816&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 16:16:16 GMT USA team: Four-men beach is very special to us http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89170&Language=en Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019 – Casey Patterson, Taylor Crabb, Troy Field, Riley McKibbin, Maddison McKibbin and Brian Cook, or, in other words, the men’s national team of USA at the beach volleyball 4x4 tournament at the 2019 ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, were quite excited to advance to the semifinals and right after they delivered a straight-set quarterfinal victory over the powerful guys from Mozambique took time to share with fivb.com their thoughts on this version of the sand sport. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89170&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 15:55:17 GMT Galaxy of champions line up for 2019 Men's Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89159&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, October 15, 2019 - Four teams will contest the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men's Club World Championship this year, with three-time world champions and reigning South American champions Sada Cruzeiro Volei hosting the event in Betim, Brazil from December 3 to 8. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89159&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:24:03 GMT USA captain Christenson: "We have grown in this tournament" http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89165&Language=en <font face="Verdana, Arial" size="2">Hiroshima, Japan, October 15, 2019 – Matthew Anderson scored a match-high 17 points as the United States beat Egypt 3-1 (22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-13) at the FIVB Men’s World Cup on Tuesday. </font> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=89165&Language=en Tue, 15 Oct 2019 06:37:56 GMT