FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2015 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:53:07 GMT Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:53:07 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Live - FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup Japan 2015 - Day 6 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56809&Language=en Tokyo, Japan, August 30, 2015 - Catch all the action from the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup Japan 2015 as it unfolds. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56809&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 19:01:51 GMT We were able to play as planned: China's Yang Junjing http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56829&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – China triumphed over Cuba 3-0 (25-19, 25-10, 25-14) in the second round of the FIVB Women’s World Cup at Momotaro Arena in Okayama on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56829&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:50:42 GMT http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56828&Language=en Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 29, 2015 – Argentina defeated Iran 3-1 (25-17, 16-25, 25-23, 25-21) in the first game of 5-8 semifinal. Iran coach blamed the bad luck as a reason after the second injury in his side http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56828&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:24:44 GMT China prevail in straight sets against Cuba http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56827&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – Asian champions China beat Cuba in straight sets here Sunday evening for their fifth win in six matches at the 2015 FIVB Women’s World Cup. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56827&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13:09:16 GMT Gibb and Patterson win marathon Olsztyn semi http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56826&Language=en Olsztyn, Poland, August 30, 2015 – Jacob Gibb and Casey Patterson needed over an hour to see off the challenge of Jonathan Erdmann and Kay Matysik and reach the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Olsztyn Grand Slam on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56826&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 12:41:03 GMT Argentina surpass Iran in four sets http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56825&Language=en Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 30, 2015 – Argentina defeated Iran 3-1 (25-17, 16-25, 25-23, 25-21) in the first game of 5-8 semifinal of the FIVB Men’s U23 World Championship at Al Nasr Club in Dubai, on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56825&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:48:30 GMT Korea made us fight for every point, says Marichev http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56824&Language=en Sendai, Japan, August 30, 2015 - Russia prevailed in the late surges of Korea in the match to get a 3-0 win and stay unbeaten in the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup at the Sendai Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56824&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:45:27 GMT I love the spirit of the Kenya team: Kiraly http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56823&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – USA defeated Kenya 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-13) in the second round of the FIVB Women’s World Cup at Momotaro Arena in Okayama on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56823&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:26:22 GMT Obmochaeva brings A-game in Russia’s straight-set win over Korea http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56822&Language=en Sendai, Japan, August 30, 2015 – Nataliya Obmochaeva had a field day in scoring as she charted 25 points in Russia’s 3-0 (25-20, 26-24, 25-22) win over Korea in the second round of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup at the Sendai Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56822&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:53:26 GMT USA start second round with win over Kenya http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56821&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – World champions the United States started their second round play at the 2015 FIVB Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 25-13) rout of African champions Kenya here Sunday afternoon. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56821&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:31:11 GMT Win with the #VabochanChallenge http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56782&Language=en Tokyo, Japan, August 29, 2015 – Vabochan has been a permanent fixture at the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup Japan 2015, with the most impressive players from each match winning a miniature version of the popular mascot. Now fans have the chance to win their very own Vabochan. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56782&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 08:51:59 GMT Terzic not satisfied despite victory over Dominican Republic http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56820&Language=en Sendai, Japan, August 30, 2015 - Serbia defeated the Dominican Republic in straight sets in the second round of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup at the Sendai Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56820&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 07:15:22 GMT Mihajlovic powers Serbian 3-0 surge over Dominican Republic http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56819&Language=en Sendai, Japan, August 30, 2015 – Brankica Mihajlovic scored 16 points to power Serbia's 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-22) win over the Dominican Republic in the second round of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup at the Sendai Gymnasium on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56819&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 07:03:47 GMT It's hard for my players psychologically: Algeria coach http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56818&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – Argentina overcame Algeria 3-0 (25-11, 25-8, 25-11) in the first match of the second round of the FIVB Women’s World Cup at Momotaro Arena in Okayama on Sunday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56818&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:50:38 GMT Argentina sweep Algeria for third win at World Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56817&Language=en Okayama, Japan, August 30, 2015 – Argentina swept Algeria 3-0 (25-11, 25-8, 25-11) here Sunday afternoon for their third win in six matches at the 2015 FIVB Women’s World Cup. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56817&Language=en Sun, 30 Aug 2015 06:44:12 GMT We get big contribution from the bench – Argentina coach Martin Lopez http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56816&Language=en Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 29, 2015 – Argentina defeated Tunisia 3-2 in the last game of Pool B in the FIVB Men’s U23 World Championship at Al Ahli Club in Dubai, on Saturday. Read more about coaches’ and captains’ opinions. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56816&Language=en Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:09:51 GMT Turkey complete Semifinal line up at Men's U23 World championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56815&Language=en Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 29, 2015 – Dark horses Turkey complete the Semifinal line up at the Men's U23 World Championship though they finished their matches in the first round with a defeat against Brazil as both teams were level at 3-2 win- loss ratio with 10 points and Turkey qualified through the set ratio. Turkey had a set ratio of 12/7 compared with 12/8 for Brazil. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56815&Language=en Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:05:47 GMT "Still two matches to show our best," says Korea coach http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56814&Language=en Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 29, 2015 – Korea took on hosts UAE 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-16) at Men's U23 World Championship. Korea coach was happy to finish the first round with a win and clinch a second round berth to play Brazil tomorrow http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56814&Language=en Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:42:52 GMT Getting social: FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Olsztyn Grand Slam 2015 - Day 4 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56813&Language=en <font face="Verdana, Arial" size="1">Olsztyn, Poland, August 29, 2015 - Brazil's Larissa Franca Talita Antunes added another gold to their collection after winning the final of the FIVB World Tour Olsztyn Grand Slam on Saturday. It was a nice present on Talita's 33rd birthday! In the men's tournament the line-up for the semifinals was determined.</font> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56813&Language=en Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:38:38 GMT Erdman and Matysik pushed hard before reaching Olsztyn semis http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56812&Language=en Olsztyn, Poland, August 29, 2015 – Jonathan Erdmann and Kay Matysik reached their second semifinal of the 2015 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour when they ended the hopes of local favourites Piotr Kantor and Bartosz Losiak at the Olsztyn Grand Slam on Saturday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=56812&Language=en Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:32:35 GMT