Slovenia through to second stage of CEV Continental Cup

Sunday 12th of May 2019
Slovenia through to second stage of CEV Continental Cup

Portorož, Slovenia, May 12, 2019. Despite the rainy conditions, the second competition day of the 2018-2020 CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup brought a lot of joy to hosts Slovenia, since both their men’s and women’s teams eventually made it to the next phase of this Olympic qualifying event. Together with Slovenia, Czech Republic and Latvia – the eventual winners of Pool E – have secured their spot in the next round of the men’s and women’s competition, respectively. 

Everything set for Continental Cup in Portorož

Friday 10th of May 2019
Everything set for Continental Cup in Portorož

Portorož, Slovenia, May 10, 2019. Slovenia is going to host this weekend the Pool E matches in the first round of the 2018-2020 CEV Beach Volleyball Continental Cup. The home teams will compete against the Czech Republic, Israel and Northern Ireland in the men’s event, while Slovenia’s women will face Bulgaria and Latvia in an attempt to proceed to the next phase on the road that takes to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 

Estonian national teams look forward to exciting summer

Thursday 9th of May 2019
Estonian national teams look forward to exciting summer

Tallinn, Estonia, May 9, 2019. The Estonian national teams have started their preparations for the upcoming season with both teams presented to the press and fans at the Tallinn Art Space, a popular art gallery in the Estonian capital. Volleyball’s popularity has spread outside the sports scene in Estonia, so during the presentation two young artists – Alar Tuul and Alexei Gordin – worked on a painting inspired by Volleyball.

Know Your Super Teams – Zenit KAZAN

Thursday 9th of May 2019
Know Your Super Teams – Zenit KAZAN

Luxembourg, May 9, 2019. Even though they surprisingly lost the championship series of the Russian Superleague to Kuzbass KEMEROVO, Zenit KAZAN still have one major goal to achieve this season – to win the historic CEV Champions League Volley 2019 Super Finals coming up in a little more than a week at Max-Schmeling-Halle in Berlin.

Kuzbass KEMEROVO claim historic title to end Zenit reign in Russian league

Wednesday 8th of May 2019
Kuzbass KEMEROVO claim historic title to end Zenit reign in Russian league

Kemerovo, Russia, May 8, 2019. It is the end of an era – at least in the Russian national league. Kuzbass KEMEROVO beat Zenit KAZAN 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-22, 25-23) to claim their first historic Russian Superleague title by finishing the championship series with three wins to one. Kuzbass KEMEROVO had finished fourth last year but this time produced a sensational result, thus ending the reign of Zenit KAZAN after five straight titles for the team from Tatarstan.