FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2017 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:52:47 GMT Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:52:47 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Dinamo Moscow survives 18-16 tiebreaker to beat Kazan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67220&Language=en <p><span style="font-family: Verdana; font-size: 14px;">Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 – Dinamo Moscow held their nerves in a dramatic tie-break finish, as they rallied from two sets down and prevailed over Dinamo Kazan 3-2 (21-25, 20-25, 25-21, 25-18, 18-16) in the 2017 Russian Super League finals on Friday.</span></p> http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67220&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:54:22 GMT Dinamo Moscow and VakifBank Istanbul to open Women's Club World Championship as schedule is released http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67189&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, May 9, 2017 - Reigning world champions Eczacibasi VitrA Istanbul will take on Volero Zurich on day one of the FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship in Kobe, Japan which will run from May 9 to 14. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67189&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:16:09 GMT Overseas ticketing open for Women's Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67205&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 - Ticketing for the FIVB Volleyball Women's Club World Championship in Kobe, Japan from May 9 to 14 is now open for overseas fans. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67205&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:12:57 GMT Defending champions Serbia to face myriad of talent in World League Group 1 http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67160&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 – The 2017 FIVB Volleyball World League boasts a myriad of talents in the top-tier group, headed by the likes of last year’s MVP Marko Ivovic and Best Middle Blocker Srecko Lisinac of Serbia. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67160&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:47:27 GMT World League Group 2 squads to chase top-tier berth http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67161&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 – The keen competitors in 2017 FIVB Volleyball World League Group 2 will seek a chance to level up to the top-tier Group 1. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67161&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:45:36 GMT World League Group 3 teams lay out road ahead http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67162&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 – German heavy-hitting opposite Gyorgy Grozer has been included in the list of 21 players which will be cut down to 18 and then 14 before his team go up against a bright bunch of up-and-coming squads that will take centre stage in FIVB Volleyball World League Group 3. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67162&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:38:59 GMT Taiana and Elize Maia into Super Praia quarters http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67188&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 28, 2017 – Taiana Lima and Elize Maia were one of four teams to book their place in the Super Praia quarterfinals with two wins from two of the opening day of the tournament on Thursday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67188&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:51:33 GMT World Championships entry deadline extended http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67187&Language=en The entry deadline for the Vienna 2017, FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships has been extended. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67187&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:30:34 GMT Canada's Pavan analyses the difference between good and great http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67186&Language=en What does it mean to be competitive, to have a winner’s mindset? Rio Olympic beach volleyball quarterfinalist Sarah Pavan quotes UFC fighter Frank Mir, who says: “The difference between a good fighter and a great fighter is mindset.” http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67186&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:37:40 GMT Beach Volleyball course completed in Parana, Argentina http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67208&Language=en Parana, Argentina, April 28, 2017 - FIVB Instructor Mauro Hernandez led a Beach Volleyball course in Parana, Argentina from April 4 to 8 attended by a total of 44 participants, including 37 men and 7 women. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67208&Language=en Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:52:11 GMT Czechs back to winning ways and into Euro U19 semis http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67184&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 – The Czech Republic bounced back from losing to France on Wednesday to reach the semifinals of the Final Round of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship – Men on Thursday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67184&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:20:56 GMT Zhu, Boskovic head star-studded field at Women’s Club World Championship http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67163&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 – Rio 2016 gold medallist and MVP Zhu Ting of China and Tijana Boskovic of Serbia head a star-studded list of competitors for the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship in Kobe, Japan, from May 9 to 14. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67163&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:02:56 GMT Dinamo Moscow confirmed for Women’s Club World Champs http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67122&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 – Russia’s Dinamo Moscow have been named as the eighth and final team in this year’s FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67122&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:01:13 GMT Royal celebrations also mark build-up to 2017 Beach Volleyball World Championships http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67168&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 - Today's Koningsdag celebrations in the Netherlands - the 50th birthday of King Willem-Alexander - call up memories of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in the Netherlands in 2015, when King Willem-Alexander mixed with the fans to cheer on the the top beach volleyball teams in the world. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67168&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:00:09 GMT Agatha aiming for three in a row at Super Praia http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67167&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 – Agatha Bednarczuk will again be chasing Super Praia glory this weekend, but for the first time she will be doing so in tandem with Eduarda ‘Duda’ Lisboa Santos. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67167&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:38:21 GMT Macao looking ahead to World Grand Prix tournament in July http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67165&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 - The FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix Pool E1 tournament in Macao from July 14 to 16 will be presented by Galaxy Entertainment Group (GEG) and be held at the Macao Forum. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67165&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:15:31 GMT Ze Roberto calls nine players for first training session http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67170&Language=en Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April 26, 2017 – Brazil coach Jose Roberto Guimaraes (Ze Roberto) announced on Wednesday, the names of the first six players that will start training for the 2017 season. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67170&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:09:23 GMT Lucerne World Tour event postponed and Fiji cancelled http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67164&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 - The International Volleyball Federation confirms the postponement of the Lucerne FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour event to September as a result of financial difficulties faced by the promoters. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67164&Language=en Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:13:43 GMT Russia lead way into Euro U19 semis http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67159&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 26, 2017 – Russia enjoyed a comfortable win over hosts Hungary on Wednesday to make it four wins from four in Pool I at the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship – Men, in Gyor and in doing so reached the semifinals. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67159&Language=en Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:33:37 GMT Venezuela ready for fourth stop of South American Tour http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67158&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017 – San Fernando de Apure, in Apure state in Venezuela will host the fourth stage of the South American Beach Volleyball Tour and welcome teams from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Paraguay and Uruguay, from April 28 to 30. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=67158&Language=en Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:01:17 GMT