“I Did Not Have Enough Help From The Coach In The Games” – Russia’s Irina Koroleva After Her Team’s Worst Ever WCH Finish
There is no doubt in anyone’s mind that Russia’s recent 8th place finish at the FIVB WCH was beyond disappointing
Russia has declared its 2018 international season roster, which reportedly includes 40-year old formerly retired hitter Lyubov Sokolova.
The fact that Pankov is Ekaterina Pankova’s dad, a successful national teamer who was forgotten by coaches n 2017, only raises the issue if his statements have any conflict of interest in them.
The Russian national team has a new head coach
Will Russia have a father and daughter command duo at its national team?
Russian superstar continues baffling media antics
Turkey upsets current champions Russia. Azerbaijan continues its perfect run.
Italy, Azerbaijan, Serbia, and Russia win trip straight to quarterfinals. Meanwhile, their opponents will be determined from a simple playoff system that will feature the remaining teams. Ukraine, Belgium, Hungary, and Georgia are already eliminated.
Europe’s hottest teams continue impressive EuroVolley start
Russia’s official volleyball federation website confirms coach firing just hours before the start of EuroVolley