Russian League

Teams Deadlocked in Russian SuperLeague Women’s Semifinals

Medalists will be decided in the April 28 finales of each best-of-three series.

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Zenit Kazan Goes Unbeaten, Russian Men’s Playoff Schedule Set

With the Russian men’s Superleague’s regular season wrapped up, the Playoff schedule has been set with the first round matches…

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Russian Volleyball Player Hauled Off Plane for Being Too Tall

About 3 weeks before the United scuffle, a Russian National Team volleyball player was shoved off an airplane.

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Kazan Loses First Set, Fights Back to Advance to Russian Final

Elitsa Vasileva (16) led Kazan with 27 points in their 4-set win.

Wilfredo Leon: “They Call Me a Traitor” in Cuba

Former Cuban volleyball player Wilfredo Leon, who hopes to one day play for Poland internationally, says that he’s viewed in his…

European Women’s Champions League Final Four Set

Vakifbank and Eczacibasi of the Turkey’s First Division, Dynamo Moscow of the Russian Super League and Conegliano, from Italy’s Serie A1, make up the group.

4 Wild Cards Named for 2017 Club World Championships Lineup

The 4 wildcard teams that will participate in the 2017 FIVB Women’s Club World Championships in Kobe, Japan have been announced….

Ekaterina Gamova Receives Fair Play Honor for “Impeccable Career”

On March 29, 2017, Russian volleyball superstar and FIVB Athlete’s Commission member Ekaterina Gamova was awarded the International Fair Play…

Dynamo Moscow Women Top Yenisei 3-1 to Advance to Russian Championship

Dynamo Moscow has secured their spot in next year’s Champions League. The other Russian semi-final will go to a 3rd game.

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Upcoming Schedule Of Professional League Playoffs

The end of the 2016/2017 professional club volleyball season is coming up rapidly, with many countries leagues already having concluded…

Quarterfinals Of The Russian SuperLeague Conclude With Easy Wins

The Russian SuperLeague’s quarterfinal round has concluded with three teams advancing – Yenisei, Uralochka-NTMK and Dynamo Kazan. In the first…

More Financial Fallout: Natalia Krotkova Leaves Dinamo Krasnodar

With more fallout from the Dinamo Krasnodar financial situation, Russian outside hitter/opposite Natalia Krotkova has terminated her contract with the club…

American Matt Anderson Re-Signs With Zenit Kazan For Another Season

Matt Anderson, the second-leading scorer at the 2016 Olympics, will stay in Russia for another year.

Russian Club, Kuzbass Kemerovo Adds Ojansivu & Evseev To Roster

Recently the Russian club of Kuzbass Kemerovo terminated their contract with Sebastian Schwartz, leaving a vacancy on the team. The…

Russian Ivan Komarov Signs Contract with Turkish Club Side

Russian international Ivan Komarov has signed a contract to continue his season with Turkish club ZiraatBank Ankara. The move comes after…

Ivan Komarov Transfers Amid Financial Issues With Russian Club

In the midst of financial troubles with Dinamo Krasnodar, outside hitter Ivan Komarov has made the decision to transfer out of the club.

Russia Hires Men’s And Women’s Head Coaches On Two-Year Deals

Russia has finally hired in two new coaches for their men’s and women’s volleyball teams on two-year deals. Vladimir Kuzyutkin…

Russian Volleyball Team Dinamo Karsnodar Not Paying Their Players

Professional Russian volleyball club Dinamo Karsnodar reportedly did not pay their players their previously agreed on salaries for the last…

FIVB & Leagues Meet To Discuss An Array Of Topics In Lausanne

In a historic two-day meeting, FIVB President Dr. Ary Graca and the FIVB staff met with eight of the top…