BEACH VOLLEYBALL


Russia win clash of titans to stay unbeaten

Monday 24th of April 2017
Russia win clash of titans to stay unbeaten

Győr, Hungary, April 24, 2017.  On the third competition day of the Final Round of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship - Men, Poland disappointed the home crowd with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-14) shutout of Hungary, scoring their first win in Győr. In the last game before Tuesday’s rest day, Russian won the clash of titans with Italy by 3-0 (25-17, 27-25, 25-17) to remain the only yet unbeaten team in the pool.

Dramatic five-setters on opening day in Győr

Saturday 22nd of April 2017
Dramatic five-setters on opening day in Győr

Győr, Hungary, April 22, 2017.  What a spectacular way to open the battles in Győr! The first match in Pool I at the Final Round of the 2017 CEV U19 Volleyball European Championship - Men was played between the two most decorated teams in the history of the competition and they did not let the high expectations down. Russia persevered to claim a 3-2 (23-25, 25-23, 25-19, 16-25, 17-15) victory over Poland in a breath-taking five-set duel.

Fakel add extra accolade for Russia by seizing Challenge Cup crown

Sunday 16th of April 2017
Fakel add extra accolade for Russia by seizing Challenge Cup crown

Novy Urengoy, Russia, April 16, 2017. On Sunday, Fakel NOVY URENGOY made history by emerging victorious from the ‘grand finale’ of the 2017 CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup – Men. The Russian team did so as they won also their rematch with France’s CHAUMONT VB 52 3-1 (21-25, 25-20, 25-19, 25-18) – the same score they had recorded on Wednesday when playing away from home.

Russia make it to semis in Göteborg

Saturday 15th of April 2017
Russia make it to semis in Göteborg

Göteborg, Sweden, April 15, 2017. The third day of competition at the CEV Satellite Göteborg lived up to all expectations as another 10 exciting matches took place at the local Beach Centre, the world’s largest indoor facility for Beach Volleyball. Supporters rallied to the stands right from the early morning, knowing that Saturday’s games would be important to all teams, and that everyone would give their absolute best to advance to the final day of the tournament.

Fakel NOVY URENGOY two sets away from Challenge Cup crown

Saturday 15th of April 2017
Fakel NOVY URENGOY two sets away from Challenge Cup crown

Novy Urengoy, Russia, April 15, 2017. After securing a 3-1 victory this past Wednesday on French soil, Russia’s Fakel NOVY URENGOY will host on Sunday the final act of this year’s CEV Volleyball Challenge Cup – Men when playing France’s CHAUMONT VB 52. The matchup in Paris showed that Fakel have to work hard to seize the much-desired crown of the Challenge Cup. The players from the Yamal Region are contesting their second consecutive final in the competition after last year they ended up losing to Italy’s Calzedonia VERONA.