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.

Fenerbahce squeezes out tough win in first CEV Cup final

Thursday 27th of March 2014
Fenerbahce squeezes out tough win in first CEV Cup final

Ekaterinburg, Russia, March 26, 2014. CEV Volleyball Cup - Women. Turkish Fenerbahce SK. ISTANBUL disappointed a crowd of 3,150 spectators at the competition hall in Ekaterinburg by squeezing out a dramatic victory over the local heroines of Uralochka-NTMK EKATERINBURG by 3:2 (25-16, 25-17, 20-25, 23-25, 15-9) in the first final match of the 2014 CEV Volleyball Cup - Women. This gives the Yellow Angels a slight advantage before the decisive return leg by the Bosporus on Saturday at 20:00 local time.

New coach in "Neman"

Thursday 27th of March 2014
New coach in

Belarus, March 27, 2014. After a quarterfinals matches in the women s championship, "Atlant" - "Neman" - GrSU, in the camp team of Grodno occurred retirement.

Alexander Volkov: a man of fair play

Wednesday 26th of March 2014
Alexander Volkov: a man of fair play

Kazan, Russia, March 26, 2014. CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Men. Though they were definitely unhappy with their performance at the Final Four Tournament of the 2014 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League where they had to be content with fourth place, the "Gladiators" of Zenit KAZAN travelled home with two individual honors, with their captain Alexander Volkov receiving the Fair Play Award introduced this season for the very first time while Maxim Mikhaylov was presented the prize for the Best Spiker of the competition.

200 matches, 400 thousand spectators, new title sponsor and two Russian champions

Tuesday 25th of March 2014
200 matches, 400 thousand spectators, new title sponsor and two Russian champions

Luxembourg, Luxembourg, March 25, 2014. The 2014 CEV DenizBank Volleyball Champions League - Women and Men, which came to an end with the two impressive Final Four tournaments in Baku and in Ankara, marked another great season of Europe s most prestigious club competition. Volleyball of the highest quality was once again the most important feature of CEV s flagship event to draw the attention of media, sponsors and, most importantly, fans across the world.