Delicious Favourites victorious in women's club leagues 2017-01-22T22:50:50.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2017 - Pomi Casalmaggiore remained at the top of the standings in Italy's women's Samsung Gear A1 League after Samanta Fabris scored 22 points in three sets to lead them to a 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-16) sweep of Saugella Team away in Monza. Taubate take first prize of 2017 in Brazil in star-studded final 2017-01-22T20:45:05.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 22, 2017 - Funvic Taubate claimed the first title of the year in Brazil, when they thrashed Sesi Sao Paulo 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 30-28) in the final of the men's Banco do Brasil Cup this weekend in Campinas. It was the second cup title in their history, after that of ... FIVB and leagues wrap up historic meeting in Lausanne 2017-01-20T17:00:00.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 20, 2017 – FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graca F° and FIVB staff completed an historic two-day meeting on Friday with representatives from eight of the top volleyball leagues in the world at the FIVB headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland where fruitful discussions were hel... Olympic champs lead the Fort Lauderdale field 2017-01-20T15:00:00.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 20, 2017 – Three of the Rio 2016 Olympic champions will be in action when the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour begins with the Fort Lauderdale Major Series on February 7. Minas Gerais to host South America Club Championships 2017-01-20T10:30:16.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 20, 2017 – South America’s leading club teams will be heading to Minas Gerais when the Brazilian state hosts the men’s and women’s South American Club Championships. Kerri Walsh Jennings eyes Tokyo 2020 2017-01-20T07:10:55.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 20, 2017 – The United States’ Kerri Walsh Jennings has opened up to playing at a sixth Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020, following her bronze medal win at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with partner April Ross. Japan captain Kimura honoured at Japan Sports Awards 2017-01-20T05:15:41.000000Z Tokyo, Japan, January 19, 2017 – Japan volleyball captain Saori Kimura has been honoured at the Yomiuri Shimbun’s 66th Japan Sports Awards. Kenya gear up for busy season 2017-01-19T23:59:59.000000Z Nairobi, Kenya, January 19, 2017 – Kenya are poised for a good run in the 2017 season. Their schedule serves off in March with the 2017 Kenya Volleyball Federation (KVF) League. Favourites close in on Club Worlds ticket as Champions League heats up 2017-01-19T22:56:03.000000Z Lausanne, Switzerland, January 19, 2017 - Defending champions Zenit Kazan remain on track for their third European Champions League title and a direct ticket to the 2017 FIVB Men's Club World Championship at the halfway point of the top club competition in Europe. CAVB Zone 3 representatives meet in Abidjan 2017-01-19T20:38:47.000000Z Abidjan, Ivory Coast, January 19, 2017 - African Volleyball Confederation (CAVB) President Dr. Amr Elwani attended a CAVB Zone 3 meeting held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire to discuss activities in the area in 2017, including the competition calendar.