France swept Bulgaria 3-0 and Russia pulled the same feat against Argentina, as the top two teams in Pool C1 flexed their muscle on day 1.
Serbia rose to the top of Pool B with a throttling of the United States, while Canada outlasted Belgium in a five-set thriller to earn a win.
Volleyball Australia has honored its top players of the past year with its Annual Awards, including three new “life members”…
Despite reports indicating she’d land in Japan, star Russian outside hitter Tatiana Kosheleva will be staying in Turkey for next season, transferring to Galatasaray from Eczacibasi.
The Colorado state legislature has passed a bill exempting most Team USA athletes from paying state taxes on bonuses or medals won at the Olympics or Paralympics.
Team USA’s Tri Bourne was absent from the FIVB World Tour event in Rio and will be out of competition for the foreseeable future as he deals with a “freak illness” and returns from surgery.
New Brazilian head coach Renan Dal Zotto is looking to the powers of the past for extra guidance at The 2017 Champions Cup. The new Brazilian skipper has invited former Brazilian head coach Bernardo ‘Bernardinho’ Rezende to join the team’s staff.
Famed pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva will step down from her role as chairwoman of RUSADA (the Russian Anti-Doping Agency), in order for the Russian organization to gain back its WADA compliance.
Brazil has named its roster for the Women’s U20 Championships, 17 athletes including some of the nation’s brightest young talents.
Brazil’s volleyball federation announced that it plans to attend all six age group world championships in the coming year.