Yokohama, Hamamatsu, Sapporo, Osaka and Toyama, Japan, September 16, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup from September 14 to 29 features 12 teams playing in round robin format in five cities across Japan.
Hamamatsu, Japan, September 16, 2019 – Superstar opposite Lonneke Sloetjes is currently competing with her national team – The Netherlands – in the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup and she is hoping that the tournament would best prepare them for the Continental Olympic Qualification Tournament in January 2020.
Yokohama and Hamamatsu, Japan, September 15, 2019 - Fans at the Hamamatsu Arena celebrated the return of two of volleyball's most decorated players, Sheila Castro Blassioli and Fabiana Claudino, to help boost Brazil's bid for the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup.
Santiago, Chile, September 15, 2019 – Brazil won their 32nd South American Volleyball title on Sunday when they defeated long-time rivals Argentina 3-2 (24-26, 25-22, 29-31, 25-20, 15-13) in front of a packed crowd at the Monticello Arena.
Yokohama and Hamamatsu, Japan, September 15, 2019 – The United States together with the Netherlands, Brazil, China and Russia are off to a 2-0 winning start in the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup on Sunday.
Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - USA won a historic gold medal at the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship here on Saturday night, outlasting defending champions Italy 3-2 in an epic and intense battle that provided memorable thrills with its ups and downs.
Ismailia and Cairo, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - The 2019 edition of the FIVB Volleyball Girls' U18 World Championship from September 5 to 14 features 20 teams representing all five continents. The pool stage of the competition took place over the first five days of the tournament. It is followed by four days of knockout and classification matches.
Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - After two failed attempts in 2013 and 2015, USA won the elusive gold they had always been after, beating Italy 3-2 (25-17, 19-25, 25-18, 22-25, 15-10) in the final of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship here on Saturday night. Here's the reaction from the two sides after the final:
Ismailia, Egypt, September 14, 2019 - Jessica Mruzik was named Most Valuable Player of the 2019 FIVB Girls' U18 World Championship for leading USA to a historic title after an epic win over Italy in the final of the compeititon here Saturday night.