Stavanger, Norway, June 14, 2015 - After competing in only three international events this season, Pedro Solberg Salgado and Evandro Goncalves are within striking distance of becoming the top-ranked team on the FIVB World Tour as the Brazilians posted a two-set win over a Polish pair here Sunday in the gold medal match of the US$800,000 Stavanger Major.
FIVB World Tour Champions Now Stavanger Major Golden Girls
Stavanger, Norway, June 13, 2015 - After a disappointing start to their season with a 17th- and ninth-place in the first two events, 2014 FIVB World Tour champions Juliana Felisberta and Maria Antonelli rebounded from a pool play defeat Thursday to win five-straight matches to capture the women’s gold medal here Saturday at the Stavanger Major.
FIVB President salutes impressive Major Series start on visit to Stavanger
Stavanger, Norway, June 12, 2015 – FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graça F° congratulated the organisers and FIVB partners the Beach Major Company (BMC) for the impressive start to the SWATCH Beach Volleyball Major Series, during his special visit to the Stavanger Major on Saturday.
France lead Group 2 teams with unbeaten record
Lausanne, Switzerland, June 15, 2015 – France accomplished two 3-0 sweeps over Czech Republic in Tourcoing to lead Group 2 teams with a 6-0 record clutch in Pool D of the FIVB Volleyball World League, while Korea delivered a 3-1 (25-20, 25-21, 25-18) win against Asian rivals Japan on their second match in Suwon on Sunday.