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Poland book tickets to World Championship in Bahrain

Saturday 29th of April 2017
Poland book tickets to World Championship in Bahrain

Győr, Hungary, April 29, 2017.  After the four semifinalists - Russia, Turkey, Italy and the Czech Republic – the teams of Poland and France filled the two remaining European spots at the FIVB Volleyball Boys U19 World Championship. In the earlier semifinal in the race for the fifth place on the penultimate competition day at the Final Round of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship - Men, the Poles claimed a 3-1 (17-25, 27-25, 25-16, 25-21) victory over Finland and booked their tickets to Bahrain 2017 in August. 

Dinamo MOSCOW confirmed for Women’s Club World Champs

Thursday 27th of April 2017
Dinamo MOSCOW confirmed for Women’s Club World Champs

Lausanne, Switzerland, April 27, 2017. Russia’s Dinamo MOSCOW have been named as the eighth and final team in this year’s FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship.

Russia on to EuroVolleyU19M semis

Wednesday 26th of April 2017
Russia on to EuroVolleyU19M semis

Győr, Hungary, April 26, 2017.  Russia became the first team to secure a spot in the #EuroVolleyU19M semifinals. The Russians mastered their fourth win in four matches with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-21, 25-22) shutout of co-hosts Hungary. Before that, Pool I competition at the Final Round of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship - Men resumed on Wednesday afternoon with a 3-1 (25-23, 25-17, 23-25, 25-19) Polish win against Bulgaria, keeping the Poles in and the Bulgarians out of contention for the last stage of the tournament.

Getting to know the ‘Magnificent Four’ – Zenit KAZAN

Wednesday 26th of April 2017
Getting to know the ‘Magnificent Four’ – Zenit KAZAN

Luxembourg, April 26, 2017. Zenit KAZAN, aka the ‘Team of Gladiators’, will be chasing this coming weekend their fifth crown in the CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men. If they achieve this feat, they will break another record after last season they became the first team to claim the most coveted crown in European Volleyball as many as four times. The Tatars will start their quest for yet another gold taking on Germany’s sensation BERLIN Recycling Volleys in the semis, in a remake of the semi-final match they won (3-1) in 2015 at Max-Schmeling-Halle.

“Volleyball at School” project helps grow next generation of Georgian Volleyball players

Wednesday 26th of April 2017
“Volleyball at School” project helps grow next generation of Georgian Volleyball players

Tbilisi, Georgia, April 26, 2017. After a three-day workshop took place in Tbilisi in early February, the management of the Georgian Volleyball Federation are happy to witness a rise in the interest shown by physical education teachers in the game they are trying to promote with so much passion and commitment.