Zenit SAINT PETERSBURG claim quarterfinal spot in another five-set match, CHAUMONT stay in contention

Thursday 14th of February 2019
Zenit SAINT PETERSBURG claim quarterfinal spot in another five-set match, CHAUMONT stay in contention

Luxembourg, February 14, 2019.  The Russian side of Zenit SAINT PETERSBURG recorded their fifth straight win in the 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men on Wednesday when visiting CHAUMONT VB 52 HM in France. And just like the first time these two teams met in November, it had to come to a tiebreak to determine the winner. By the slightest of margins, Zenit won and now they can look forward to the quarterfinals. Another five-set game in Pool C took place on Thursday with Germany’s VfB FRIEDRICHSHAFEN edging ACH Volley LJUBLJANA in the Slovenian capital to cement themselves in the third place in the final standings, leaving CHAUMONT alone in contention for the quarters as the runner-up in the pool.

Polish derby among highlights of another exciting 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men night

Thursday 14th of February 2019
Polish derby among highlights of another exciting 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men night

Luxembourg, February 14, 2019. The fifth leg of the 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League – Men concludes on Thursday with four exciting fixtures. Titleholders Zenit KAZAN vie for a fifth straight win in Pool A against rookies United Volleys FRANKFURT while in the same pool Knack ROESELARE host Halkbank ANKARA in a key match to decide about the final standing of the group. The Polish derby between Trefl GDANSK and PGE Skra BELCHATOW is another much-anticipated fixture as these two teams are currently fighting for the top spot in Pool D and for a ticket to the quarterfinals. Follow all of the action on EuroVolleyTV as well as on social media looking out for the official hashtag #CLVolleyM! 

Snow Volleyball national champions crowned in Georgia on the eve of European Tour stop

Wednesday 13th of February 2019
Snow Volleyball national champions crowned in Georgia on the eve of European Tour stop
Bakuriani, Georgia, February 13, 2019. Only a few days before the same ski resort plays host to the third stop of the CEV Snow Volleyball European Tour 2019, the Georgian Volleyball Federation organised in Bakuriani the second edition of their Snow Volleyball National Championships with participation of as many as nine men’s and six women’s teams. 

SAINT PETERSBURG rise to victory again in a five-set match, claim quarterfinal spot

Wednesday 13th of February 2019
SAINT PETERSBURG rise to victory again in a five-set match, claim quarterfinal spot

Luxembourg, February 13, 2019. The Russian side of Zenit SAINT PETERSBURG recorder their fifth straight win in the 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League on Wednesday when visiting CHAUMONT VB 52 HM in France. And just like the first time these two teams met in November, it had to come to a tiebreak to determine the winner. With the slightest of margins Zenit won and they can now look forward to the quarterfinals. On Thursday the match between ACH Volley LJUBLJANA (SLO) and VfB FRIEDRICHSHAFEN (GER) will be played in the Slovenian capital. Both teams are out of contention for second place in Pool C.

PERUGIA, SAINT PETERSBURG and CIVITANOVA book their tickets to 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men quarterfinals

Wednesday 13th of February 2019
PERUGIA, SAINT PETERSBURG and CIVITANOVA book their tickets to 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League - Men quarterfinals

LUXEMBOURG, February 13, 2019. Sir Colussi Sicoma PERUGIA (ITA), Zenit SAINT PETERSBURG (RUS) and Cucine Lube CIVITANOVA have all qualified for the 2019 CEV Volleyball Champions League quarterfinals. The 3-1 victory claimed by PERUGIA over Dinamo MOSCOW meant that they recorded their fifth straight win this campaign. SAINT PETERSBURG had to dig deep in France to beat CHAUMONT VB 52 HM, the fifth set resulted in a 20-18 score for the Russian team after more than two hours of play. In Pool B all eyes were on the Match of the Week between Italian powerhouses Azimut Leo Shoes MODENA and Cucine Lube CIVITANOVA. And that match delivered on its promise, CIVITANOVA came out on top. In the same pool Zaksa KEDZIERZYN-KOZLE (POL) cruised to victory over ČEZ KARLOVARSKO (CZE). Greenyard MAASEIK (BEL) were headed to victory at 2-0, but Germany s BERLIN Recycling Volleys turned the tables and ran away with the victory.