Janis Buks elected president of the Latvian Volleyball federation

Friday 18th of January 2019
Janis Buks elected president of the Latvian Volleyball federation

Riga, Latvia, January 18, 2019. The General assembly of the Latvian Volleyball federation (LVF) took place on Friday and Janis Buks was elected the new president of the federation, replacing Atis Sausnitis, who has been the leader of the Volleyball life in Latvia for more than 10 years. There was only one candidate nominated for this position and Buks was eventually elected with 45 votes in favour out of those 54 attending. Together with the president 9 new board members were also elected, after the previous BoA stepped down to honour the resignation of their leader.

Sir Colussi Sicoma PERUGIA and Dinamo MOSCOW seal top positions in 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men Pool E

Friday 18th of January 2019
Sir Colussi Sicoma PERUGIA and Dinamo MOSCOW seal top positions in 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men Pool E

Luxembourg, January 17,  2019.  On Tuesday Pool E kick started Champions League Volleyball in 2019 with the giants from Perugia travelling to Turkey to face Arkas IZMIR, while on Thursday TOURS VB visited their pool-mates Dinamo MOSCOW in Russia. After three legs and an according 3-1 away victory for PERUGIA and a 3-0 achievement at home for Dinamo these two teams are the leaders of the pool with the Italian titans peaking on top.

EuroVolley Women – Drawing of Lots explained

Friday 18th of January 2019
EuroVolley Women – Drawing of Lots explained

Luxembourg, January 18, 2019. After the highly successful event held earlier this week in Brussels, Volleyball fans can prepare themselves for another major highlight, as we are only a few days away from the Drawing of Lots for EuroVolley 2019 Women. The event due to take place at the Basketmakers Kiosk in Istanbul will start at 12:00 CET, with live streaming available on EuroVolleyTV and on the official CEV EuroVolley Facebook page. The competition will feature 24 teams for the first time ever, including the four hosting countries - Turkey, Poland, Hungary and Slovakia.

School Volleyball festival held in Yerevan

Thursday 17th of January 2019
School Volleyball festival held in Yerevan

Yerevan, Armenia, January 17, 2019. The Volleyball Federation of Armenia (VFA) delivered yet another ‘School Volleyball festival’ earlier this week, doing so at the school no. 200 at Davtashen district of Armenia’s capital, Yerevan, with participation of more than 50 children. 

Dinamo MOSCOW and TOURS VB lock horns to finish leg 3 in style!

Thursday 17th of January 2019
Dinamo MOSCOW and TOURS VB lock horns to finish leg 3 in style!

Luxembourg, January 17, 2019. The third leg of the 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men concludes on Thursday night in Moscow with the matchup featuring hosts Dinamo and TOURS VB of France. With Sir Colussi Sicoma PERUGIA being the undisputed leaders of Pool E with three wins in as many matches, this fixture is likely to decide who finishes second in the group and therefore much is at stake in the Russian capital. Make sure you follow this exciting game on EuroVolleyTV, the new digital home of European Volleyball!