National Players Express Support For U.S. Domestic Professional League

U.S. athletes have expressed that they would fully back a domestic pro league.

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Russian Pair Wins Snow Volleyball Tournament, Loses At Kish Island

The first ever snow volleyball tournament in Asia took place this past Monday in Iran at the Dizin International Ski…

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2 of 4 Brazilian Teams Move to Women’s Semis, Walsh/Ross Knocked Out

Brazil’s Agatha/Eduarda came back from an 0-1 deficit to beat Americans Walsh/Ross in the quarterfinals of the Fort Lauderdale Major.

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Alvaro/Barbosa Trounce Evandro/Loyola For Fort Lauderdale Major Title

An all-Brazil gold medal final saw Saymon Barbosa and Magliano Alvaro pick up the win at the Fort Lauderdale Major in a 2-0 sweep of Evandro/Loyola.

Brazil Tops USA Twice To Set-Up Same Nation Medal Final in FTL

Both Brazilian teams beat their home-crowd United States opponents to move on to the gold medal round at the Fort Lauderdale Major.

Walsh/Ross Win 3-Set Comeback To Earn Bye in Round of 24

Americans Walsh and Ross went down 0-1 to Brazil’s Seixas/Alves and were on the outside looking in for a first-round bye, but a huge comeback earned them the Pool A title in a hard-fought match.

FTL: Spain Wins Marathon 3-Setter To Highlight Men’s Round of 24

Spain’s Herrera/Gavira won a third set that ran an entire 48 points to move on from the men’s round of 24, one of four three-set matches in the opening round. The Spanish pair won the first set but dropped set #2 19-21 to force the third. That set rolled all the way to 24-23 before the Spanish finally put the nail in the coffin of Americans Trevor Crabb/Rosenthal.

USA Men Earn 3 of 8 Pool Titles As Ft. Lauderdale Moves To Round of 24

The men’s pool play continued Thursday at the opener of the Swatch Major Series in Fort Lauderdale, with the qualifiers for the elimination matches locking in after the early session. The winners of each of the 8 pools moved on to the tournament with first-round byes. The second and third-place finishers in each pool earned spots in the round of 24, which took place later on Thursday. The fourth-place team from each pool was eliminated entirely.

New 2017-2020 Official Rules Book Now Available

Every few years the FIVB looks over the sanctioned rules they have established in order to keep the sport of…

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Fort Lauderdale Major, Qualification Rounds – Photo Vault

Check out the photos from the qualification rounds of the Fort Lauderdale Major in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Agatha and Duda Win the Joao Pessoa at Brazil Beach Volleyball Tour

New Brazilian women’s beach pairing Agatha Bednarczuk and Eduarda ‘Duda’ Santos Lisboa have proven that they are ready to be a…

Olympic Champions Lead Fort Lauderdale Draw

Three of the four Rio 2016 Olympic champions will be playing at the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour begins…

FIVB Commission Meetings Focuses On Technology In Refereeing

The FIVB Commission meeting on January 23rd held by FIVB President Dr. Ary S. Graca highlighted the success of the…

Kerri Walsh Jennings Has Eyes of Gold for Tokyo 2020

Kerri Walsh-Jennings won the bronze medal in 2016 Rio Olympic Games with partner April Ross and is ready to take on her…

Japan’s Captain Sori Kimura is Honored at the Japan Sports Awards

Saori Kimura was honored at the 66th Yomiuri Shimbun’s 66th Japan Sports Award in Tokyo, Japan on January 19, 2017….

Filipino middle Mika Reyes transfers to Petron Tri-Activ Spikers

Filipino semi-professional 22 year-old middle blocker Mika Reyes officially said goodbye to her told team at De La Salle University…

Former Cuban National Team Player Ana Cleger signs with Anakent Sports

At 27 years old, Cuban opposite Ana Lidia Cleger Able has come out of retirement and signed to play with Samsun Metropolitan Municipality…

Former Brazil National Team Player Fabrico Dias transfers to Qatar SC

Former Brazilin National Team player Fabricio Stevens Finoti Dias at age 38 has left Sao Jose de Campos in Brazil…

Louise Bawden Back In Action With New Partner This Weekend

Three-time Olympic beach volleyball player Louise Bawden will be playing with a new partner this weekend while her partner Taliqua…