FIVB press releases http://www.fivb.org All en ©2019 FIVB press@fivb.org webmaster@fivb.org Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:05:51 GMT Sun, 15 Sep 2019 10:05:51 GMT OrdinaSoft RSS 2.0.10 builder, v1.0 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup - Standings and results http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88814&Language=en Yokohama, Hamamatsu, Sapporo, Osaka and Toyama, Japan, September 15, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup from September 14 to 29 features 12 teams playing in round robin format in five cities across Japan. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88814&Language=en Mon, 16 Sep 2019 23:59:00 GMT Girls' U18 Worlds gold historic moment for USA volleyball http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88873&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - USA won a historic gold medal at the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship here on Saturday night, outlasting defending champions Italy 3-2 in an epic and intense battle that provided memorable thrills with its ups and downs. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88873&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 23:59:57 GMT Girls' U18 World Championship - Results and standings http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88602&Language=en Ismailia and Cairo, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship from September 5 to 14 features 20 teams representing all five continents. The pool stage of the competition took place over the first five days of the tournament. It is followed by four days of knockout and classification matches. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88602&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 23:58:59 GMT James Stone: We worked very hard for this from start to finish http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88871&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - After two failed attempts in 2013 and 2015, USA won the elusive gold they had always been after, beating Italy 3-2 (25-17, 19-25, 25-18, 22-25, 15-10) in the final of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship here on Saturday night. Here's the reaction from the two sides after the final: http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88871&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 23:57:39 GMT USA's Mruzik heads Dream Team of Girls' U18 stars http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88870&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - Jessica Mruzik was named Most Valuable Player of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship for leading USA to a historic title after an epic win over Italy in the final of the compeititon here Saturday night. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88870&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 22:39:10 GMT Phenomenal USA grab elusive Girls' U18 Worlds gold with epic Italy win http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88869&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - USA won their first ever gold medal of a Girls' U18 World Championship, outplaying Italy in the final of this year's edition for an epic 3-2 (25-17, 19-25, 25-18, 22-25, 15-10) win. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88869&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 21:28:39 GMT Hylmer Nascimento: Today we got our energy back http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88865&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - Brazil reacted at China's attempt to take the game into five sets, for a 3-1 (25-18, 25-18, 22-25, 27-25) that earned the South Americans the bronze medal of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship here on Saturday evening. Here's the reaction from the two sides after the third place playoff: http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88865&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 19:16:48 GMT Brazil back amongst elite with Girls' U18 Worlds dazzling bronze http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88864&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - Brazil held off China's attempt at a comeback and with a 3-1 (25-18, 25-18, 22-25, 27-25) are back amongst the global elite with the bronze medal of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship, here on Saturday evening. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88864&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 18:35:33 GMT China begin World Cup title defence with win over Korea http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88863&Language=en Yokohama and Hamamatsu, Japan, September 14, 2019 – China began defence of their title in the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup with a 3-0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-14) win over Korea in the all-Asian derby at Yokohama Arena on Saturday. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88863&Language=en Sat, 14 Sep 2019 16:50:35 GMT Italy, USA seek to write history in Girls' U18 Worlds final http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88851&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - A total sweep by USA of Brazil and a incredible comeback by Italy over China here, on the banks of the Suez Canal, in Friday evening's semifinals, confirmed the finalists of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88851&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 23:58:05 GMT Marco Mencarelli: Our block did a great job http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88850&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - Italy pulled off an amazing feat here Friday night, coming back from two sets down to hand China their first defeat in the competition and earn their place in the final of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship. Here's the reaction from the two sides after the match: http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88850&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 23:57:18 GMT Incredible Italy come back to stop China for ticket to Girls' U18 Worlds final http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88848&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - In the mother of all comebacks, Italy rallied from two sets down to upset China 3-2 (22-25, 19-25, 25-19, 25-19, 15-10) here Friday night in the semifinals of the 2018 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship for a ticket to Saturday's final. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88848&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 22:35:28 GMT James Stone: We were excellent in all skills http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88847&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - USA are in the final of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship after scattering Brazil 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-14) in the first semifinal here on Friday evening. Here's the reaction from the two sides after the game: http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88847&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 19:41:53 GMT USA smother Brazil to make Girls' U18 Worlds final http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88846&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - USA put up an impenetrable block to stop Brazil 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-14) here on Friday evening for a ticket to Saturday's final of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88846&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 19:19:17 GMT Teams descend on Japan for 2019 Women’s World Cup http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88844&Language=en Hamamatsu and Yokohama, Japan, September 13, 2019 – A great volleyball spectacle will kick off in Hamamatsu and Yokohama on September 14 as the world's elite players and teams descend on Japan for the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88844&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 17:17:44 GMT FIVB announces host countries for 2020 VNL http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88839&Language=en Lausanne, Switzerland, September 13, 2019 - The FIVB has today released the host country allocation schedule for the 2020 FIVB Volleyball Nations League. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88839&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 17:15:10 GMT World Cup teams ready for competition in Japan http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88843&Language=en Yokohama and Hamamatsu, Japan, September 13, 2019 – Cameroon, China, Dominican Republic, Korea and Russia join hosts Japan for the first round of the FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup, with coaches sharing their insights in Friday’s press conference at the Yokohama Arena. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88843&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 16:56:38 GMT Canadian Pedlow looking for a breakthrough moment at Tokyo qualifier in China http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88842&Language=en Toronto, Canada, September 13, 2019 - Although the 2018-2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour regular season is complete, Sam Pedlow and Sam Schachter still have one more event to prepare for as the Canadians seek to earn an Olympic berth for their country at next week's FIVB Tokyo Beach Volleyball Qualification tournament in Haiyang, China. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88842&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:44:06 GMT Thaisa Mc Leod's dreams coming true http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88841&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 13, 2019 - Her dreams are to play as a professional in Italy, the strongest league in the world. Peru opposite Thaisa Mc Leod is one of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship who dream of taking their volleyball careers to new heights. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88841&Language=en Fri, 13 Sep 2019 12:52:08 GMT Brazil-USA & China-Italy in Girls' U18 Worlds semifinals http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88837&Language=en Ismailia, Egypt, September 12, 2019 - Brazil, USA, China and Italy will vie for the medals of the 109 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship as the competition peaks with semifinals here on the banks of the Suez Canal on Friday followed by finals on Saturday's, following some incredible action in the quarterfinals today. http://www.fivb.org/viewPressRelease.asp?No=88837&Language=en Thu, 12 Sep 2019 23:58:39 GMT