Asian Volleyball

Vietnam Appoints New Women’s Head Coach

Irisawa hired as new Head Coach for Vietnam women’s national team

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Volleyball Australia Adds China’s Jiang Ying To Board To Improve Sport

Chinese Olympic gold medalist, Jiang Ying will be joining the Volleyball Australia Board in a major coup for the sport….

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IOC Will Keep 2024 Olympic Host Election in Peru, In Spite of Flooding

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has committed to keeping its 130th session in Lima, Peru, beginning on September 13th, in…

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2017 FIVB Age-Group World Championship Fields Coming Together

The 2017 FIVB Age-Group World Championships schedule is becoming a little less hazy after teams from Europe qualified for the tournaments this past weekend.

Lang Ping To Continue With Chinese Women’s Team In New Role

The Chinese women’s national team promotes Lang Ping as the programs chief coach. Ping helped lead the squad to the…

Japan Claims Asian Boy’s U19 Championships, Staying Undefeated

Japan’s U19 boys’ teams stayed undefeated to claim the Asian Boys’ U19 Championship over Korea.

Igor Kolakovic Takes Two-Year Contract As Iranian Men’s Head Coach

Igor Kolakovic, who previously served as the head coach of the Serbian men’s national team, was recently appointed as head coach for the Iranian national team with a two-year contract.

Goa Volleyball Association in India Names New President

Former president, Volleyball Foundation of India vice president was ousted by national governing body.

Draw Made for the 2017 Grand Champions Cup

The field for the World Grand Champions Cup has been set, with the women’s competition to be held from September…

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Japan Brings In Ferhat Akbas As Women’s National Team’s Assistant Coach

With the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games on the mind and as the host country, Japan adds former Turkish women’s National…

Iranian Men Pick Up Tough Draw In Rout To 2018 FIVB World Championship

As the hosts of the Asian Qualifiers for the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Championship, Iran has been handed a…

Iran Girls Aiming for Buenos Aires 2018

Iranian girls volleyball coach encouraged by team’s effort at U18 Asian Championships and has sights set on 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

Japanese Star, Saori Kimura Exits Competitive Play With Loss

Japanese women’s national team star, Saori Kimura has play in her final competitive volleyball match this past Sunday. Kimura’s retirement…

Chinese Men’s National Team Searches For Foreign Coach

The Chinese men’s national team is looking for a foreign coach to lead the team in their Tokyo 2020 Olympic…

Draws Made For Six Of Eight Asian Volleyball Championships

The drawings of lots ceremony was held in Bangkok, laying out six of the eight competitions to be organized by…

Indian Federation Still in Breakdown After President’s Olive Branch

The internal strife within the Indian volleyball federation (VFI) still has not been settled, with the latest move being a…

Pakistan Volleyball Federation Nears Agreement With Hamid Movahidi

Pakistan is on the verge of hiring Iranian coach Hamid Movahedi to coach its junior and senior National Teams, according to…

Nanjing, China will Host the 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix Finals

FIVB volleyball announced on Thursday February 23, 2017 that Nanjing, China has officially been chosen to host the venue for…

Iran Women Forge Forward To Second Round Of AVC Qualifiers

Iran proved themselves above the rest with a victory at the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship Qualification Tournament AVC Central Zone, qualifying for the Asian final round.