Canada’s Humana-Paredes/Pavan Take Commonwealth Games Women’s Gold

Commonwealth Games Coolangatta Beachfront; Queensland, Australia April 6-12, 2017 Schedule/Results World #1 Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan of Canada proved they were also the best on the Gold Coast as well, besting homestanding Australians Mariafe Artacho de Solar and Taliqua Clancy for the Commonwealth Games gold medal on Thursday. The Canadians bested the 19th-ranked Aussies …

Slovakian Natioanal Teamer Martin Nemec Signs In Indonesia

After asking to be released from Italy’s Siena due to not seeing much playing time, it has been announced by Volleybal.it that Slovakian national teamer Martin Nemec has signed a contract in Indonesia with Palembang Bank Sumsel Babel. He will be joining Colombia’s Cristian Palacios as the international stars of the team. Indonesia’s ProLiga, which …

Ricardo Lucarelli Is Back To Training After Suffering Achilles Tear

2017-2018 BRAZILIAN MEN’S SUPERLIGA 10/14 – 03/17 – Regular Season Official League Site Teams Schedule Power Rankings Round 1; Round 2; Round 3; Round 4; Round 5; Round 6; Round 7; Round 8; Round 9; Round 10; Round 11 Round 12; Round 13; Round 14; Round 15; Round 16; Round 17; Round 18; Round 19 Ricardo Lucarelli is perhaps the most important player …

Bulgarian Coach Accuses Germans Of Throwing Game At U18 Euro Champs

Nikolay Grigorov, the head coach of the Bulgarian men’s national team that competed at the CEV U18 European Championships, has accused the German team of throwing a game against the Czech Republic. Had Germany, who was undefeated in the tournament up to that point, defeated the Czech Republic, Bulgaria would advance through to the final …

Matt Anderson Gets A Week Off From Zenit, Flies Back Home To The USA

Zenit Kazan has announced in its official website that it has granted Matt Anderson with a few days off from the club so he could travel to the USA and enjoy some family time. The team stated that knowing Anderson’s emotional state, and remembering the events in 2014 that led him to leave Zenit due …

“We Have Turned The Page On CEV Champions League” – Salvador Oliva

Jastrzębski Węgiel dropped out of the CEV Champions League in the worst way: losing to Polish rivals Zaksa. Had it been to a foreign club, it would save itself the humiliation of conceding bragging rights to their compatriots. Regardless, Jastrzębski’s players are very adamant in stating that they have already turned the page on the …

Asseco Resovia Extends Coach Andrzej Kowal’s Contract Through 2020

Asseco Resovia has announced in its official website that is has extended the contract of coach Andrzej Kowal through the end of the 2020 season. Kowal has been with Resovia for almost 15 years now. From 2004, when he retired as a player, to 2007, he served the team as an assistant coach. He took …

Giba Has Arrest Warrant Issued For Not Paying Child Support

Giba (Gilberto Filho) and Cristina Pirv are still volleyball superstars even years after their retirement. Unfortunately, their fame and international success brought them together in a marriage that culminated in a tumultuous divorce that still makes headlines today. Its most recent chapter came in the form of a 60 day arrest warrant, which was quickly …

“I Do Not Understand Volleyball” – Lubin’s Tomasz Wasilkowki

Poland’s PlusLiga’s Cuprum Lubin had a tough task at hand this weekend: travel to face Zawiercie at its oppoent’s home, itself with a squad depleted with injuries. Despite this fact, what was left of the team entered their game with their heads held high. Their ambition paid off, as Lubin won the match in a …

Perugia’s President Wants Both Zaytsev And Leon On His Team

By now everyone knows that Cuban superstar Wilfredo Leon, arguably the best player in the world, will be joining Italy’s Sir Safety Perugia next season. Ever since reports first started to link the Cuban high flyer to the team, fans across the volleyball community have asked what would happen to Ivan Zaytsev‘s spot on the …