French League

Ligue A Week 7 Recap: Chaumont Stays on Top Ahead of Tilt with #2 SPVB

After seven weeks, Chaumont and Poitiers find themselves atop the Ligue A table and face each other on Fri., Dec. 1.

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French Club Tours VB Announce $5.4 Million Arena Renovation

Paris’ successful bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games has already stirred the government’s will to spend money on arena renovations

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Ligue A Week 6 Recap: Chaumont Holds Slim Lead Over Tours and Poitiers

With its week six win over Sete, Chaumont maintains a narrow, two-point edge over Tours and Poitiers at the top of the Ligue A table.

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Watch Live: #2 Montpellier vs. #4 Tours, 7:30 PM France/1:30 PM ET

In this week’s must-see Ligue A match, #2 Montpellier travels to Robert Grenon Hall at the Sports Palace to take on #4 Tours.

Ligue A Week 5 Recap: Top Half of Table Separated by Just 3 Points

With its sweep of Paris Volley, Stade Poitevin Volley Beach (Poitiers) remains one of five teams within three points of table-leading Chaumont VB 52.

American in Paris: Q&A with UCLA Alum Mitch Stahl of Paris Volley

Learn what former UCLA All-American Mitch Stahl would tell a younger version of himself and other insights into his rookie season with Paris Volley.

Watch Live: Mitch Stahl and #4 Paris Volley vs. #5 Poitiers, 2 PM ET

Former UCLA All-American Mitch Stahl shares two things to watch for in today’s Ligue A match between his Paris Volley side and Poitiers.

Ligue A Week 4 Recap: Upsets, 5-Setters and a Crowded Top of the Table

In the premier match of week four, Chaumont VB 52 defeated Ligue A leader Montpellier UC in a five-set thriller.

Watch Live: #1 Montpellier vs. #3 Chaumont, Saturday, Nov. 4, 2 pm ET

The Ligue A match of the week features #1 Montpellier against Chaumont, the defending champions who were in third place going into week four play.

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Veteran Kamil Baranek Replaces Injured Greg Petty on Rennes Roster

Kamil Baranek has replaced the injured Greg Petty on the Rennes 35 Volley roster and will be eligible to play immediately.

Ligue A Week 3 Recap: Montpellier to the Top with Chaumont on Tap

After three weeks, the Montpellier UC side leads the table ahead of a much-anticipated match with reigning champs, Chaumont VB-52, on Sat., Nov. 4.

Moscow, Russia Will Host the Champions League Draw on November 17th

Moscow, Russia will host the draw for group stage of the 2017-2018 men’s European Champions League on Friday, November 17th….

Ligue A Week 2 Recap: Tours on Top, But Paris Awaits on Saturday

After the first two weeks of Ligue A play, Tours VB tops the table, but will be tested on Saturday when they travel to the City of Lights to play Paris Volley.

Ligue A Week 1 Recap: Poitiers-Ajaccio Thriller and Greg Petty Injury

In week one of Ligue A play, Mohamed Al Hajdadi scored 36 points for his Poitiers side in a thrilling five-set victory over GFC Ajaccio.

Chaumont 52 Remains Team to Beat with Super Cup Win Over GFC Ajaccio

Chaumont VB 52 defeated GFC Ajaccio in four sets to claim the 2017 French Men’s Super Cup on October 7, 2017.

Greg Petty of Rennes 35 Injures Knee in Opening French Ligue A Match

Greg Petty of Rennes 35 Volley suffers a knee injury in his side’s opening night loss against Paris Volley.

Video: From Best Car to Worst Dressed, Former Teammates Break It Down

The 2017-2018 Berlin Recycling Volleys team kicks off regular season Bundesliga A play on Oct. 14 against SWD Powervolleys Duren.

11 Members of U.S. Men’s National Team Will Play in Italy’s Serie A

High flying opposite Ben Patch will start his pro career in Italy – one of 299 Americans starting the season abroad this season.f.

Ligue A Look-In #8: After Winning B, Will TLM Rise to the Top of A?

After winning Ligue B last season, the Tourcoring Lille Metropole side keeps its core intact going into Ligue A play.