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Baku 2015 European Games announces national quotas in beach volleyball

Tuesday 17th of February 2015
Baku 2015 European Games announces national quotas in beach volleyball

Baku, Azerbaijan, February 17, 2015.  The national quotas for the Baku 2015 European Games beach volleyball competition have been revealed following the close of the sport’s 2014 event calendar, and the concerned NOCs’ confirmation of the allocated spots. 

Mindful of opponent’s strengths, VakifBank ready to face reigning champ Dinamo

Tuesday 10th of February 2015
Mindful of opponent’s strengths, VakifBank ready to face reigning champ Dinamo

Istanbul, Turkey, February 9, 2015. The clash between last year s finalists is certainly the most anticipated one among the Playoffs 12 fixtures of the 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Women. Well aware of its opponent s strengths, Turkey s VakifBank ISTANBUL is not only eager to take revenge from the reigning champions from Dinamo KAZAN for last season s loss in Baku, but is also hoping to go all the way to regaining the title claimed two years ago in Istanbul.

Azeryol sound confident before extending rivalry with Unendo Yamamay

Tuesday 10th of February 2015
Azeryol sound confident before extending rivalry with Unendo Yamamay

Baku, Azerbaijan, February 9, 2015. Azeryol BAKU have completed their preparations for the home match coming up on Wednesday and scheduled for the Playoffs 12 of the 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League – Women. The Azeri team will be playing Italy s Unendo Yamamay BUSTO ARSIZIO in a remake of the matches from last year s group phase and also from two years ago when Azeryol still played under their former denomination of Azerrail BAKU.

Real clash of titans coming up in Kazan with Dinamo and VakifBank going for remake of last year’s final match

Tuesday 10th of February 2015
Real clash of titans coming up in Kazan with Dinamo and VakifBank going for remake of last year’s final match

Kazan, Russia, February 8, 2015. Dinamo KAZAN and VakifBank ISTANBUL crossed their ways in March 2014 in the last, final stage of the CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League with the Tatars eventually emerging victorious to claim Russia s first title in Europe s elite competition. Last year the Tatars looked almost unstoppable and they easily routed VakifBank in three sets (25-23, 25-11, 25-23) in the final played at Crystal Hall in Baku (see picture). This season these teams are playing each other already in the Playoffs 12 and their clash coming up on Tuesday is definitely the most anticipated among those scheduled for this week as the CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League resumes with the start of the knock-out phase.

Poland s PGE Skra BELCHATOW are ready for battle with Italian champions

Tuesday 10th of February 2015
Poland s PGE Skra BELCHATOW are ready for battle with Italian champions

Civitanova Marche, Italy, February 9, 2015. More than 4,000 spectators are expected to attend as this coming Wednesday, at the new arena in Civitanova Marche, Italy s Cucine Lube TREIA entertains Poland s PGE Skra BELCHATOW in first-leg action of 2015 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men s Playoffs 12.