Next Polish generation shines bright in Sofia

Friday 19th of July 2019
Next Polish generation shines bright in Sofia

Sofia, Bulgaria, July 19, 2019. The next generation of players from the Volleyland astonishes the fans in Sofia with an impressive game and great character on the court. The winners of Pool II aim high and hope to bring home a medal from the CEV U17 Men’s European Championship.

Semifinals set at 2019 CEV U17 Volleyball European Championship - Men in Sofia

Thursday 18th of July 2019
Semifinals set at 2019 CEV U17 Volleyball European Championship - Men in Sofia

Sofia, Bulgaria, July 18, 2019. Poland and Czech Republic join Bulgaria and France in the #EuroVolleyU17M semifinals. The last day of the pool phase in Sofia delivered us a lot of action as all teams put up a fight to cemen their position in their respective pools. In the battle for top place in Pool I, France defeated the Bulgarian Lions, staying the only unbeaten team with a perfect record of five wins and 15 points. The matchup between Czech Republic and Poland, which ended with a victory of the White-and-Reds, determined the top two teams of Pool II.  Thus in Saturday s semifinals France will face Czech Republic and the hosts Bulgaria will take on the winner of Pool II – Poland. Turkey and Belarus from Pool I and Italy plus Russia from Pool II will contest the classification matches 5-8. 

Russia, Turkey and Italy punch early tickets to 2019 CEV U16 Volleyball European Championship - Women semis

Wednesday 17th of July 2019
Russia, Turkey and Italy punch early tickets to 2019 CEV U16 Volleyball European Championship - Women semis

Trieste/Zagreb, Italy/Croatia, July 17, 2019. While Romania won their first match in the 2019 edition of #EuroVolleyU16W, with Turkey, Russia and Italy, three teams are already set for the semi-finals coming up later this week in Trieste. Turkey and Italy will clash on Thursday to determine who finishes on top of Pool II, while Russia will be trying to complete a clean sweep of their matches in Pool I in Zagreb. 

Team Azerbaijan hoping to improve on fourth place from home CEV EuroVolley 2019 Women

Wednesday 17th of July 2019
Team Azerbaijan hoping to improve on fourth place from home CEV EuroVolley 2019 Women

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 17, 2019. Team Azerbaijan will contest the CEV EuroVolley 2019 Women after finishing fourth two years ago when they co-hosted the continental showpiece event together with Georgia. Azerbaijan’s performance at home in Baku equalled their best result in the competition – a fourth place they achieved in 2005 in Croatia. 

Graudina and Kravcenoka ready to leave their mark in Moscow

Tuesday 16th of July 2019
Graudina and Kravcenoka ready to leave their mark in Moscow

Luxembourg, July 16, 2019. Latvia’s Tina Graudina and Anastasija Kravcenoka are among the rising stars on the international Beach Volleyball stage. The 2016 U22 European champions have successfully completed their transition to the senior ranks and they recently performed well at the World Championships in Hamburg, where they won their pool before finishing the tournament in ninth place. The next major highlight on their agenda is #EuroBeachVolley coming up in early August in Moscow, Russia.