Bigbank TARTU claimed for Estonia’s national champion title

Tuesday 15th of April 2014
Bigbank TARTU claimed for Estonia’s national champion title

Tallinn, Estonia, April 15, 2014. Bigbank TARTU claimed this year s Estonia s national championship at the end of a very long and exciting season. The best-of-seven final got started in beginning of April and ended on Sunday. Bigbank claimed the opening round (3:0) before Selver bounced back to score a 3:2 victory to tie the count. After that it was all Bigbank. The players of Bigbank TARTU scored three consecutive wins (3:1, 3:2 and 3:0) and could celebrate their fifth title in history as they edged Selver TALLINN four times in a Championship series. Seven-time champion Selver settled with second place this year. Last year s silver medalist Pärnu VK got bronze medal.

Parity in the final series

Monday 14th of April 2014
Parity in the final series

Minsk, Belarus, April 14, 2014. In the final series of women s championship of Belarus in the dramatic spirited fight for the first place. In Minsk "Minchanka" met with "Pribuzhjie ", from Brest. Two matches on Saturday and Sunday were very interesting. The first day "Minchanka" won — 3:1, in the second day team from Brest was better - 3:2. Series will be extended to three wins for one of the teams.

Lases Cup attracts thousands of young players in Latvia

Friday 4th of April 2014
Lases Cup attracts thousands of young players in Latvia

Riga, Latvia, April 2, 2014. The Lases Cup – Latvia s largest youth Volleyball festival – celebrated this year its 13th edition that came to a close last Saturday in Riga. The final round was joined by as many as 118 teams representing primary and secondary schools from the various regions of the country. The final act of the competition was attended – for the second consecutive year – also by Latvia s Head of State, Mr. Andris Berzins.

Zarechie beat Besiktas again to triumph with first ever European trophy

Wednesday 2nd of April 2014
Zarechie beat Besiktas again to triumph with first ever European trophy

Istanbul, Turkey, March 30, 2014. CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup - Women. Zarechie ODINTSOVO is the winner of the 2014 CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup - Women. The Russian team defeated Turkey s Besiktas ISTANBUL by 3:1 (25-23, 23-25, 25-23, 25-19) in the second leg of the final at the Burhan Felek volleyball hall by the Bosporus to triumph with its first ever European trophy.

Guberniya on the way to historic success after 3:0 against PARIS

Thursday 27th of March 2014
Guberniya on the way to historic success after 3:0 against PARIS

Nizhniy Novgorod, Russia, March 26, 2014. CEV Volleyball Cup - Men. The Russian European Cups rookie Guberniya NIZHNIY NOVGOROD made another giant step towards a historic success in its debut season in continental club competitions. Head coach Plamen Konstantinov s team crushed visiting PARIS Volley by 3:0 (25-15, 25-18, 25-21) in the first final match of the 2014 CEV Volleyball Cup - Men. This way, Guberniya needs to win only two sets from the return encounter in the French capital on Saturday, starting at 20:00 local time, to triumph with the trophy.