Italy and Latvia claim men’s Beach Volleyball Olympic berths in Haiyang

Saturday 21st of September 2019
Italy and Latvia claim men’s Beach Volleyball Olympic berths in Haiyang

Haiyang, China, September 21, 2019. Daniele Lupo/Paolo Nicolai and Martins Plavins/Edgars Tocs secured a spot for Italy and Latvia, respectively, in the men’s Beach Volleyball competition of next year’s Tokyo 2020 Olympics after emerging victorious from their respective final matches at the Olympic qualifying event in Haiyang, China. Earlier this summer, Russia’s Viacheslav Krasilnikov/Oleg Stoyanovskiy had achieved the same feat for their country as well by taking a historic gold medal at the World Championships in Hamburg.

One day to go before 8th final matches in Ljubljana

Friday 20th of September 2019
One day to go before 8th final matches in Ljubljana

Ljubljana, Slovenia, September 20, 2019. With the 8th final matches in Ljubljana scheduled to begin on Saturday afternoon, the four eightfinallists Russia, Greece, Slovenia and Bulgaria met with the media representatives, for a last preview of #EuroVolleyM knockout phase. Greece and Bulgaria arrived here the day before and have already trained at the iconic Stozice Arena. 

Finland, Germany, Greece, Ukraine make next round of EuroVolley 2019

Wednesday 18th of September 2019
Finland, Germany, Greece, Ukraine make next round of EuroVolley 2019

Luxembourg, September 18, 2019.  Four more eighthfinalists of CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men emerged on Wednesday as Pools A and C drew to an end, while Pools B and D held their penultimate competition day. Finland, Germany, Greece and Ukraine reserved their spots among the best 16 on the continent to join the teams of Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey, who qualified on the previous days. The remaining two vacancies will be filled by Slovakia or Spain and by Czech Republic or Montenegro.

CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men 1/8 Final matches for teams from Pools A & C confirmed

Wednesday 18th of September 2019
CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men 1/8 Final matches for teams from Pools A & C confirmed

Luxembourg, September 18, 2019. With the last pool phase matches in Montpellier and Ljubljana concluded, we now know the best four teams of Pools A and C, respectively, as well as their pairings for the 1/8 Finals of the European Volleyball showpiece. It came right down to the wire, with some of the outcomes not coming without a surprise.  It only goes to show again that every point matters.

Poland, Serbia join CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men eighthfinalists

Monday 16th of September 2019
Poland, Serbia join CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men eighthfinalists

Luxembourg, September 16, 2019.  Poland and Serbia became the next two teams to secure their spots among the best 16 of CEV EuroVolley 2019 Men. On Monday, each of them mastered their third consecutive victory and joined the likes of Belgium, Bulgaria, France, Italy, Russia and Slovenia among the eighthfinalists, with another eight tickets to the next round still up for grabs. North Macedonia beat Belarus in Ljubljana, with a fantastic 37-point contribution from Nikola Gjorgiev, to celebrate their first ever EuroVolley victory.