REST IN PEACE. The libero of CV Mitteldeutschland Dennis Hefter has died after getting hit by a train in the German city Leuna. The 21 year old reportedly was on his way home from training when he decided to take a shorter route.
Talk OF The Town! Sadly, Kjell Nilssen is a hot topic for the wrong reasons. The volleyball coach has been arrested after attempting to have sex with an underage girl from the volleyball club his wife owns.
G I R L P O W E R! We’d like to share this VIDEO of a group of female volleyball players took on their harassers in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh in India from a couple of weeks ago.
Olympiacos O.S. Piraeus hosted 2nd ranked P.A.O.K. Thessaloniki. Right after the visiting team scored the final point, they were forced to stop their celebration because fans started throwing bottles & even a TRASH CAN!
They got rid of Przedpelski who was arrested a few months ago due to corruption. We hope the newly elected Pawel Papke will focus on the women’s team who has been struggling to achieve success in recent years.
New editions of the Official Volleyball Rules and Official Beach Volleyball Rules are available now. The publications were commissioned by the 34th FIVB World Congress held in Cagliari, Italy in 2014.
Playing for the National Team is physically demanding and knowing she is not in her 20s anymore, Russia’s legendary volleybelle has decided NOT to play for Russia this year.
The 2012 Olympic Champion & boyfriend who is also a volleyball player Cléber Mineiro are expecting their first child. The 26 year old, Tandara, is due to give birth later this year in September/October.
A terrible episode happened in Italy at the end of a match in Italian League B1. Beatrice Francesconi, spiker of Fenera Chieri ’76, was assaulted by a supporter. WATCH THE VIDEO!
Nikola Grbic was just appointed as the head coach of Serbia men’s national team that this year will be vying for more glory at the inaugural European Games, FIVB World League and CEV Volleyball European Championship.
For the third consecutive year, the USA Volleyball Cup will bring in a top-tier opponent as No. 3 China has agreed to play in the 2015 event against the No. 1 U.S. Women’s National Team.
We’re glad to share the news that this racist fan was kicked out of the gym and arrested by police when the incident happened a couple of days ago. She then posted on her FB Page a very emotional & very inspiring message.
After that controversial case of Ghoncheh Ghavami which made world headlines, Iran will allow foreign women watch men play volleyball when it hosts an international championship this year, but Iranian women will still be banned.
Coach Stephane Antiga has assured volleyball fans that outside hitter and one of Volleywood’s biggest volleyball stars, Bartosz Kurek, is welcome to play for Poland again. There is a possibility.
It’s ok to be upset at the referee but to physically attack the person is JUST WRONGGGGGGGGGG AND NOT ACCEPTABLE! Last week, a volleyball official attacked a referee during a match in Romania.