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Top teams make it into round of 16 at Jinjiang 4-star

At the FIVB 4-star at Jinjiang (China), it was mots of the top teams who went straight through to the round of 16. Itapema winners Anders Mol and Christian Sorum, Xiamen champions Oleg Stoyanovskiy/Viacheslav Krasilnikov (Russia),  Herrera/Gavira (Spain) and...

Norwegian dominators are back – A-Team claims gold at Itapema

Norwegian Vikings Anders Mol and Christian Sorum are back in full strength. At the FIVB 4-star Itapema (Brazil), they posted another final win against their favorite opponents Grzegorz Fijalek/Michal Bryl from Poland (21:19, 28:26).  For the youngsters it was their...

Five US teams in Itapema quarterfinals – Brazilian men eliminated

The men’s competition at the FIVB 4-star at Itapema saw a disappointed home crowd and strong US teams. While no Brazilian team has been left after the round of 16, three US teams made it into the quarterfinals. After Chase Budinger/Casey Patterson and Reid Priddy/Theo...

Xiamen sees same winners from Russian and Brazil as The Hague

Teams from Russia and Brazil took the gold medals at the FIVB 4-star in Xiamen (China). Just as at The Hague beginning of January, Ana Patricia/Rebecca and Oleg Stoyanovskiy/Viacheslav Krasilnikov claimed the gold medals. The Russian top team posted a convincing final...

Season highlight preview: World Championships Hamburg 2019

It is only about two months to go before the Beach Volleyball World Championships in Hamburg will start. The FIVB World Championships are the highlight of the 2019 season and an important milestone on the way to Tokyo 2020. The Hamburg World Championships will be the...

Grimalt cousins beat Dalhausser/ Lucena at 4-star Doha final

Marco and Esteban Grimalt are the team to beat right now. In the FIVB 4-star Doha final the Chilean cousins and 3-star Sydney winners claimed the first 4-star gold of their careers against US legends Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena. The final was a clear two-set win...