BEACH VOLLEYBALL


Russian ‘Lions’ celebrate home victory over Polish champions

Wednesday 15th of March 2017
Russian ‘Lions’ celebrate home victory over Polish champions

Belgorod, Russia, March 15, 2017. A truly die-hard spirit helped Belogorie BELGOROD cruise to a 3-1 victory (13-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-20) in their first encounter on schedule for the Playoffs 12 of the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men where they hosted and played Poland’s reigning national champions Zaksa KEDZIERZYN-KOZLE.

Knack ROESELARE take on mission impossible when hosting Zenit KAZAN

Monday 13th of March 2017
Knack ROESELARE take on mission impossible when hosting Zenit KAZAN

Roeselare, Belgium, March 13, 2017. Knack ROESELARE already caused a sensation by progressing to the Playoffs 12 of the 2017 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men a couple of weeks ago. In a pool featuring the likes of Sir Sicoma Colussi PERUGIA, Belogorie BELGOROD and Halkbank ANKARA, the reigning Belgian national champions collected nine points, a stunt which received a lot of well-deserved appreciation and admiration across Belgium’s Volleyball family. However, the Drawing of Lots for the Playoffs 12 put the team back with their two feet on the ground. With Zenit KAZAN, the Belgians have to play the only team boasting an immaculate record of six wins in as many matches contested in the League Round.

World champion Ignaczak moves to England to play for IBB Polonia LONDON

Saturday 11th of March 2017
World champion Ignaczak moves to England to play for IBB Polonia LONDON

London, England, March 11, 2017. The Volleyball transfer of the century in England has materialised. A current World champion, an Olympian and Polish national champion. Krzysztof Ignaczak will play for reigning English champions IBB Polonia LONDON for the rest of the season. The Londoners can expect huge support and marketing opportunities when the very popular “Igla” (“The Needle”) arrives.

The King has left the building... and come back!

Friday 10th of March 2017
The King has left the building... and come back!

Disentis, Switzerland, March 10, 2017. During the week following the 2017 CEV Snow Volleyball European Tour stop in Špindlerův Mlýn some shocking news appeared in the Polish media. The ‘King of the Snow’ is putting an end to his career! And indeed, the renowned Polish player Michal Matyja had made this announcement on his Facebook page...

Last year’s King and Queens top CEV Snow Volleyball rankings before Disentis

Wednesday 8th of March 2017
Last year’s King and Queens top CEV Snow Volleyball rankings before Disentis

Luxembourg, March 8, 2017. The CEV have published the European Snow Volleyball individual rankings for men and for women, updated after the first three stops of the 2017 CEV Snow Volleyball European Tour. The 2016 King and Queens of the Snow are still topping the two tables.