FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship

lIST Press releaseS

  Brno, Czech Republic, June 30, 2013 – In front 4,000 thrilled spectators, world No. 1 China clinched their second FIVB Women’s U20 World Championship title in history with perfect 8-0 match and 24-0 set records at Kajot Arena on Sunday. The Asians rounded off a highly successful campaign by sweeping Japan 25-13, 25-17, 25-15 in the last match of the series. Their first World Champs title came back in 1995.

30.06.2013 23:37:05   China paint it red for second time in history

30.06.2013 22:52:20   China coach Jiande Xu: There is no secret for China’s success in this age category. It is just hard work
30.06.2013 22:33:36   China win gold beating Japan 3-0 at Women’s U20 World Championship
30.06.2013 22:03:25   Brasil Rosamaria Montibeller: We wanted the gold, but we are very happy for this bronze medal
30.06.2013 21:09:55   My team had the possibility to finish in the top eight, says Bulgaria coach
30.06.2013 20:26:34   Bulgaria sign off with 3-0 victory over Chinese Taipei
30.06.2013 20:21:36   Bronze for Brazil, their 12th medal in 17 editions
30.06.2013 18:30:30   Czech Republic captain Lucie Herbockova: For the first time in this tournament we could please our coach
30.06.2013 18:15:17   Czech Republic smile after the tie break with Peru
30.06.2013 17:48:29   The key point of the tournament was our loss against the Dominican Republic, says Colombia captain
30.06.2013 17:09:57   Colombia see off Egypt in straight sets to clinch 13th spot
30.06.2013 15:26:50   I would like to thank my coach, says Lizbeth Sainz
30.06.2013 15:14:43   Turkey coach Edman Gökhan: A 5th place is the best result ever for Turkey in this category, so we have to be satisfied
30.06.2013 14:52:59   5th place is for Turkey, Russia defeated 3-1
30.06.2013 14:51:02   Lizbeth Sainz leads Mexico to 3-0 over Algeria
30.06.2013 13:52:31   We played as a team today, says Thailand captain
30.06.2013 13:23:53   Thailand power to second victory
30.06.2013 12:09:30   Dominican Republic coach Roberto Rocha Wagner: It's a young team and we were better from game to game
30.06.2013 11:57:52   Serbia close the World Championship with 7th position ahead of Dominican Republic
30.06.2013 11:19:30   Natalia Malaga, the voice of Peru
30.06.2013 10:59:31   We were in a very tough pool, says USA coach
30.06.2013 10:25:00   USA sweep Puerto Rico to finish on a high note
29.06.2013 23:06:31   World No. 1 China and Japan to battle for gold at Women’s U20 World Champs
29.06.2013 21:48:02   Bulgaria coach Dimo Tonev: Our main weapon against Peru today was the service
29.06.2013 21:40:55   Bulgaria defeat Peru 3-0, 9th place will be their goal
29.06.2013 21:20:57   It was our better defence that decided the game, says Japan coach
29.06.2013 21:20:08   Japan beat Italy in four to reach final at Women’s U20 World Champs
29.06.2013 20:06:54   Colombia coach Mauro Marasciulo: I’m very satisfied with the match even if two of the three best players of Mexico didn’t play
29.06.2013 19:50:15   In this age category, China is stronger than Brazil, says China coach
29.06.2013 19:48:40   Colombia beat Mexico 3 – 1 and will face Egypt on Sunday
29.06.2013 19:19:24   China outclass Brazil to fly to Sunday’s final of U20 World Champs
29.06.2013 17:49:40   We lost in the pool phase but could take revenge today, says Chinese Taipei coach
29.06.2013 17:18:41   Egypt captain Farida El Askalany: We were very tired from yesterday but we played a good match
29.06.2013 17:18:21   Chinese Taipei sweep host Czech Republic in straight sets
29.06.2013 17:05:28   Egypt beat Algeria in an African classic at Vodova hall
29.06.2013 16:08:17   Agripina Martinez and her children play together!
29.06.2013 15:33:27   I have a lot of respect for what the Dominicans showed today, says Turkey coach
29.06.2013 15:21:50   Thailand captain Kuttika Kaewpin: We finally won, so it’s another feeling for me than in the previous matches
29.06.2013 15:17:07   Turkey overpower Dominican Republic in five-set thriller
29.06.2013 15:16:15   Thailand's first win, 3-0 to Puerto Rico
29.06.2013 12:50:05   It was just a fair game for us, says USA captain Jordan Burgess
29.06.2013 12:42:04   USA beat Nigeria 3-0 in the round robin for 17-20 placements
29.06.2013 12:39:46   We served well and showed extraordinary fighting spirit, says Russia coach
29.06.2013 12:23:03   Russia prove too strong for Serbia
28.06.2013 23:43:43   Japan outfox Turkey to reach semis, China continue perfect run
28.06.2013 22:33:12   Dominican Republic coach Roberto Rocha Wagner: We have a young team, the girls are just 18
28.06.2013 22:24:37   Italy among the first four in the world thanks to a 3-0 win against Dominican Republic
28.06.2013 22:00:57   I told me players to forget the result and just play, says Bulgaria coach
28.06.2013 21:45:28   Bulgaria come from behind to overpower Colombia
28.06.2013 20:34:54   Czech Republic coach Ondrej Marek: We could lose the game, and that was just us
28.06.2013 20:24:48   Czech Republic win the tie break against Egypt to qualify for classification 9-12
28.06.2013 19:42:53   We played on a higher level than before, says China super star
28.06.2013 19:08:56   China beat Russia 3-0 to advance to semis with perfect record
28.06.2013 17:57:27   Brasil captain Rosamaria Montibeller: we did everything we could to make our dream come true
28.06.2013 17:46:57   It's semifinal for Brazil. Serbia is beaten 3-0
28.06.2013 17:46:24   We need to learn to play under big pressure, says Peru coach
28.06.2013 17:10:24   Peru edge Mexico in thrilling five-setter
28.06.2013 15:29:40   Japan captain Momoka Oda: We fought and fought and now we are in the semifinals
28.06.2013 15:16:12   A surprising Japan beat world No. 4 Turkey to enter the semifinals
28.06.2013 14:47:11   We had to play with a good focus, says Chinese Taipei coach
28.06.2013 13:54:28   Chinese Taipei rush past Algeria
28.06.2013 12:51:56   Our middles did a great job today, says USA captain
28.06.2013 12:37:18   USA rumble past Thailand 3-1
28.06.2013 12:18:55   Nigeria captain Mercy Promise: Puerto Rico were better organized than us
28.06.2013 11:38:08   Puerto Rico secure their first victory against Nigeria
28.06.2013 11:00:59   Ilaria Maruotti and her family: it is a volleyball affair
28.06.2013 09:28:45   Algeria: a dream called Rio
26.06.2013 23:28:21   The favourites advance to the quarterfinals at Women’s U20 World Champs
26.06.2013 22:28:10   I am happy my team mates helped me out today, says Dominican captain
26.06.2013 22:06:41   Dominican Republic continue winning streak
26.06.2013 21:31:55   Brazil captain Rosamaria Montibeller: On Saturday we are going to play against Serbia, a very strong contender
26.06.2013 21:25:55   A quarterfinal entry for Brazil with their fifth victory
26.06.2013 20:15:47   Sport dynasty: a new generation in Russia squad
26.06.2013 19:56:49   The Czechs played well, says China’s top scorer Ting Zhu
26.06.2013 19:56:39   Bulgaria coach Dimo Tonev: Italy had excellent blocking and their setter played wonderfully
26.06.2013 19:43:53   Italy get a ticket for quarterfinal with a win against Bulgaria
26.06.2013 19:16:28   China power past host Czech Republic to remain unbeaten
26.06.2013 17:54:18   Egypt coach Hesham Badrawy: We played a very good game in the second set and we could win it
26.06.2013 17:40:16   Russia enters the quarterfinals with a 3-0 win against Egypt
26.06.2013 17:14:08   We felt our legs and shoulders today, says Japan captain
26.06.2013 16:45:50   Japan put out Peru in straight sets
26.06.2013 15:04:12   Our target is to become the champion or at least the podium, says Turkey captain Damla Cakiroglu
26.06.2013 14:34:58   We are looking forward to the quarterfinal against Brazil, says Serbia's Lukic
26.06.2013 14:27:42   Turkey defeat Mexico 3-0 to enter the quarterfinals
26.06.2013 14:02:51   Serbia start medal race with 3-0 over Chinese Taipei
26.06.2013 11:59:51   The volleyball life of Kelsey Humphreys
25.06.2013 23:24:01   The Dominican Republic conclude first round with fourth consecutive win
25.06.2013 21:45:30   Colombia captain Andrea Estrada: What we’ve done against China is enough, but tomorrow we want a victory
25.06.2013 21:37:47   China beat Colombia 3-0 being the only team with a 12-0 set record
25.06.2013 21:15:44   We needed to test our best line-up, says Italy coach
25.06.2013 20:40:08   Italian middles key to straight sets win over Nigeria
25.06.2013 20:38:30   We were glad to play against the home team in such a beautiful atmosphere, says Chinese Taipei captain Wei-Hua Wu
25.06.2013 20:19:20   Chinese Taipei can't stop host team Czech Republic at Kajot arena
25.06.2013 19:20:46   We gave USA a hard time, says Russia captain
25.06.2013 19:07:23   Russia conclude pool phase on a high note
25.06.2013 18:24:08   Colombia Danna Escobar: an internet lullaby for the spiking mom
25.06.2013 17:49:32   Thailand coach Nataph Srisamutnak: Unfortunately we only have one tall player, against teams like Serbia is not enough
25.06.2013 17:40:09   Serbia close their pool round with a 3-0 vs Thailand
25.06.2013 16:56:24   We need excellent team spirit for the round of 16, Turkey captain says
25.06.2013 16:29:45   Turkey improve their record to 4-0 by beating Algeria in straight sets
25.06.2013 15:16:37   Puerto Rico Captain Maria Pilar Victoria: We're disappointed that we could not even win one match
25.06.2013 15:12:20   It was important for us to finish first in Pool C, says Brazil coach
25.06.2013 14:34:37   The Caribbean Classic goes to unbeaten Dominican Republic
25.06.2013 14:30:48   Brazil finish on top of Pool C with perfect record
25.06.2013 11:57:38   My dream is to play at the Olympics, the youngest player of U20 World Champs says
24.06.2013 22:51:10   We need games like tonight to grow, says Serbia coach
24.06.2013 22:26:54   World No. 5 USA book first win at Women’s U20 World Champs
24.06.2013 22:17:11   Serbia edge past Japan 3-2 at Women’s U20 World Champs
24.06.2013 21:33:23   Turkey captain Damla Cakiroglu: This match against Egypt was easier for us after the last two games
24.06.2013 21:22:32   Turkey take pool D lead as they beat Egypt 3-0
24.06.2013 20:06:42   Russia coach Svetlana Safronova: Yesterday we wanted to win in every set, but today isn’t yesterday
24.06.2013 19:56:28   Brazil overpower Russia in four sets
24.06.2013 19:56:26   Our level of play is still improving, says Peru coach
24.06.2013 19:20:10   Peru show their strength in front of 2,850 fans
24.06.2013 17:40:56   Italy coach Davide Mazzanti: It wasn’t easy for us to play a good match after yesterday
24.06.2013 17:27:54   We controlled Thailand from A to Z, says China coach
24.06.2013 17:18:48   Italy defeat Algeria in straight sets
24.06.2013 16:50:44   China demolish Thailand for third win at Women’s U20 World Champs
24.06.2013 15:38:52   USA captain Jordan Burgess: Our play today was much better than in the last matches
24.06.2013 15:35:54   We improved our level during the match, says Dominican Republic captain
24.06.2013 15:27:48   USA stun Mexico in four set
24.06.2013 15:05:40   The Dominican Republic continue their winning streak versus Chinese Taipei
23.06.2013 23:14:36   China and Brazil confirm their supremacy at Women’s U20 World Champs
23.06.2013 22:26:48   Colombia captain Andrea Estrada: We are happy for our first win
23.06.2013 22:12:24   Epic first victory for Colombia: a 3-0 against Thailand
23.06.2013 21:35:43   I am not satisfied with the performance of our spikers, says Italy coach
23.06.2013 21:22:15   Italy rallies past Egypt to book first win at World Champs
23.06.2013 21:03:26   Dominican Republic coach Roberto Rocha Wagner: It was a very tough game with Peru
23.06.2013 20:46:35   Dominican Republic get the top of Pool A overcoming Peru
23.06.2013 20:13:52   During two sets, my team showed high-level volleyball, says Russia coach
23.06.2013 19:34:18   Russia roll over Bulgaria at Women’s U20 World Champs
23.06.2013 18:12:20   Nigeria surprised us, says Algeria coach
23.06.2013 17:47:26   Algeria come from behind to outfox Nigeria
23.06.2013 17:40:13   China coach Jiande Xu: In this game we were clearly better than Japan
23.06.2013 17:21:38   Led by Ting Zhu, China won the Asian clash with Japan
23.06.2013 17:08:27   Gabriela Braga Guimaraes: a new star is ready to shine for Brazil
23.06.2013 16:04:32   Alba Hernández, the tower of Puerto Rico
23.06.2013 15:51:42   Chinese Taipei captain Wu Wei-Hua: Our opponents played well, but our greatest weapons are teamwork and fighting spirit
23.06.2013 15:43:34   Even though we won our first two games, we can play better, says Brazil captain
23.06.2013 15:30:43   Second win for Chinese Taipei, Puerto Rico lose 3-1
23.06.2013 15:19:06   Brazil down Mexico in Latin American duel
22.06.2013 22:19:46   Turkey defeat titleholder Italy to clinch their second win at U20 World Champs
22.06.2013 22:01:13   We looked very fresh but we are tired, says China's Ting Zhu
22.06.2013 21:54:06   Nigeria coach Sergey Ovechkin: We made many mistakes today against Egypt
22.06.2013 21:37:54   Egypt lead pool D after their win against Nigeria
22.06.2013 21:27:56   World No. 1 China display their power versus Serbia
22.06.2013 20:40:25   Brazil coach Luizomar De Moura: Today’s match was a good start for us
22.06.2013 20:28:43   Brazil 3 - USA 0 on Saturday at Vodova hall
22.06.2013 20:05:40   The Czechs played well but we were better, says Dominican captain
22.06.2013 19:53:14   Turkey captain Damla Cakiroglu: my past, present and dreams for the future
22.06.2013 19:02:58   Dominicans open their U20 World Champs campaign with straight-set win
22.06.2013 18:33:02   Turkey captain Damla Cakiroglu: Today is my birthday and I want to thank my team-mates for this present
22.06.2013 18:09:10   World Champions Italy lose at their debut against a gritty Turkey
22.06.2013 17:20:20   Liaison between setters and middles must improve, says Japan coach
22.06.2013 16:48:30   Japan fly to their second win in Pool B
22.06.2013 15:52:44   Mexico captain Alejandra Isiordia: The team spirit before the next match will be better now
22.06.2013 15:35:59   We needed strong nerves, says Peru captain
22.06.2013 15:32:05   Mexico first victory comes against Bulgaria
22.06.2013 15:19:59   Peru bounce back to overcome Puerto Rico
21.06.2013 23:10:31   Bulgaria surprise USA on opening day of U20 World Champs
21.06.2013 22:44:10   Thailand captain Kuttika Kaewpin: We spiked hard but they were stronger than us
21.06.2013 22:38:27   Japan get their first win at the U20 World Championship beating Thailand
21.06.2013 21:25:38   We are happy with the result, says Turkey coach
21.06.2013 20:51:23   Puerto Rico coach Carlos J. Cruz: Our reception was not enough good to perform better than Czech Republic
21.06.2013 20:44:00   Girls’ world champions Turkey storm to 3-0 win over Nigeria
21.06.2013 20:32:23   Host Czech Republic's debut is a success against Puerto Rico
21.06.2013 19:12:56   My team played with passion tonight, says Bulgaria coach
21.06.2013 18:49:37   World No. 46 Bulgaria surprise USA in Pool C
21.06.2013 18:09:43   Colombia coach Mauro Marasciulo: My team was too much emotional against Serbia
21.06.2013 17:43:43   We knew how we could win, says Egypt captain
21.06.2013 17:27:05   Serbia's debut is a 3-0 match against Colombia
21.06.2013 17:03:43   Egypt jump out with straight-set win over Algeria
21.06.2013 15:53:09   Chinese Taipei captain Wu Wei-Hua: we didn't expect this victory at all
21.06.2013 15:49:49   We were very nervous, says Russian captain
21.06.2013 15:05:12   Russia open U20 World Champs with hard-fought win
20.06.2013 23:34:56   Twenty teams ready to shine at Women’s U20 World Champs
18.06.2013 19:40:42   Control Committee meeting opens official part of U20 World Champs
24.05.2013 15:44:54   Drawing of Lots for Men’s U21 and Women’s U20 World Championships
13.05.2013 02:25:04   Colombia wins U-20 Copa Latina
12.05.2013 21:18:11   Dominican Republic and Colombia to play for the crown at Copa Latina
10.05.2013 13:17:39   Dominican Republic and Peru open with victories at Copa Latina
10.04.2013 15:11:26   Mexicans U-20 back in full training for Brno
23.03.2013 23:31:29   Mexico grab gold at U-20 Pan Am Cup
22.03.2013 22:18:18   Mexico and Dominican Republic to clash for Pan Am gold
21.03.2013 23:19:07   Semifinals are set in U-20 Women’s Pan Am Cup
20.03.2013 23:23:15   Puerto Rico punch ticket to Czech Republic
19.03.2013 23:43:58   Puerto Rico and Cuba to play for ticket to Brno
18.03.2013 23:00:56   Cuba off to a powerful start at home
18.03.2013 06:54:41   Teams set to battle for ticket to Brno in Havana
15.03.2013 22:44:25   Egypt claim fifth straight title at the Women's Junior African Championships
14.03.2013 13:30:04   U-20 Pan Am Cup sides ready for showdown in Havana
14.03.2013 00:52:26   Algeria beat hosts on day one of the African Women’s Junior Champs
13.03.2013 11:56:03   Nigeria to meet Algeria on opening of Women’s African Nations Championships
12.03.2013 16:42:55   Algeria set to challenge Egypt and Nigeria for African title
11.03.2013 01:13:46   Winifer Fernandez, MVP of the Baja California International Cup
10.03.2013 23:04:15   Dominican Republic crowned in Baja California
20.02.2013 12:53:23   Luizomar de Moura calls up 26 for first training camp of 2013
15.02.2013 18:16:55   Colombia women undergo intensive training for Junior World Champs
23.10.2012 18:17:03   Brazil, Peru and Colombia qualify for Women's U20 World Championship
18.10.2012 10:02:51   Junior teams ready to start South American Junior Championship
10.10.2012 10:55:36   China reign supreme at 16th Asian Junior Women’s Championship
09.10.2012 10:36:22   China one step closer to sealing Asian Junior Women’s title
08.10.2012 12:16:26   China set up rematch with old foes Japan while Thailand meet Chinese Taipei in semifinals
07.10.2012 12:06:56   Hosts Thailand and China remain unbeaten at Asian Junior Women’s Championship
06.10.2012 12:00:56   Japan suffer second loss as big teams flex muscles in Asian Junior Women's Championship
04.10.2012 11:11:26   Chinese Taipei, China, Korea and Thailand top their pools
03.10.2012 11:53:59   Six teams stay unbeaten in Asian Junior Women’s Championship
02.10.2012 11:40:01   Top teams enjoy comfortable start of Asian Junior Women’s Championship
27.08.2012 07:08:14   Dominican Republic claim gold at NORCECA U20 Volleyball Championship, qualify to FIVB Worlds along with Mexico and USA
26.08.2012 14:11:34   Dominican Republic and Mexico qualify to Women's U20 World Championship
20.08.2012 11:53:58   Nicaragua to host NORCECA Women’s U20 Championship



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