Pools confirmed for intercontinental Olympic qualification

Tuesday 8th of January 2019
Pools confirmed for intercontinental Olympic qualification

Luxembourg, January 8, 2019. The pool composition for the intercontinental Olympic qualifiers due to take place in August is out after the FIVB published their updated ranking for national teams as per January 1, 2019 and placed the 24 teams in the pools according to the serpentine system. There will be as many as 10 men’s and 11 women’s teams from Europe fighting for a spot to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and for the fulfilment of the ultimate dream of any athlete! 

Annual Snow Volleyball event involves 180 players in Saint Petersburg

Monday 7th of January 2019
Annual Snow Volleyball event involves 180 players in Saint Petersburg

Saint Petersburg, Russia, January 7, 2019. A traditional Snow Volleyball competition took place on January 7 in Saint Petersburg, Russia, in conjunction with the celebrations for the Orthodox Christmas. This was already the 14th edition of the event, which has somehow been a pioneer in the promotion of Snow Volleyball in Russia. 

Finland, Moldova, Portugal and Spain boost their chances for CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men finals, Estonia continue their dominance

Sunday 6th of January 2019
Finland, Moldova, Portugal and Spain boost their chances for CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men finals, Estonia continue their dominance

Luxembourg, January 6, 2019. Volleyball Sunday proved to be successful for Finland, Moldova, Portugal and Spain as all four countries took one step closer to qualifying for the EuroVolley 2019 to be hosted in France, Belgium, Slovenia and the Netherlands. Meanwhile the Estonians, who are sure of their participation at Europe’s top event, continued their dominance in Pool B.

Estonia one step closer to qualifying, Belgium and Greece extend CEV EuroVolley 2019 Women winning streaks

Sunday 6th of January 2019
Estonia one step closer to qualifying, Belgium and Greece extend CEV EuroVolley 2019 Women winning streaks

Luxembourg, January 6, 2019. Estonia beat Sweden, therefore denying any further hopes for the Scandinavian country, while moving themselves closer to qualifying for the historic #EuroVolleyW finals. Belgium and Greece already have a ticket to the finals in their pockets since August, but nevertheless they continued their dominance by claiming victories over Israel and Norway respectively.

Estonia and Sweden extend rivalry in quest for ticket to EuroVolley Women

Sunday 6th of January 2019
Estonia and Sweden extend rivalry in quest for ticket to EuroVolley Women

Luxembourg, January 6, 2019. Spain and Ukraine qualified on Saturday for EuroVolley 2019 Women but there are some more teams fighting for the right to compete at the Volleyball event of the year. Estonia and Sweden will be taking to the court on Sunday in Tartu for a make-or-break match while Greece and Belgium have already secured their qualification and will be trying to extend their winning streak to five matches in a row when playing Israel and Norway in Pool A and C, respectively. Make sure you follow all of the action by signing up to EuroVolleyTV, the new digital home of European Volleyball!