Category: "South America"

Volleywood Idol Angela Leyva Wins MVP & Gold!

Peru pulled a fantastic victory in 5 sets over Dominican Rep (25-20, 25-21, 24-26, 21-25, 16-14) in the gold medal match of the U20 Women’s Volleyball Copa Latina at Eduardo Dibos Coliseum of Lima on Sunday night.

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Fernanda Garay Launches Her Own Website

2012 Olympic gold medalist and one Brazil’s best outside hitters, Fernanda “Fe” Garay, launches her official website today, May 26th. We’ve visited the website and we really LOVE it. Check it out!

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Brazil To Release “Ouro, Suor e Lágrimas” In August

Last year, a Polish volleyball documentary called “Druzyna” became the must see volleyball film of the year. In 2015, Brazil will produce the MUST SEE flick called “Ouro, Suor e Lágrimas”.

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Brazilian Setter Fofão Ends Career

The 45 year old ends her career after playing volleyball for more than 20 years. Hélia Rogério de Souza aka Fofão played in 5 consecutive Olympics,4 World Championship & many more.

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Brazil’s Libero Serginho Returns To National Team

2004 Olympic gold medalist , Sergio, is on Brazil’s team roster for the 2015 season. If things go well, we will most likely see the 39 year old next year at the 2016 Olympics in Brazil.

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Facundo Conte Is Now An Opposite Hitter

From being an outside hitter, one of Argentina’s best players, Facundo Conte, is now playing as an opposite hitter this season. Check out Argentina’s 2015 Preliminary Team Roster!

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Sheilla Castro Will NOT Play For Brazil This Year

Sheilla has officially announced that her contract with Turkish club team, Vakifbank, is good for another year. Due to how she is treated by the club, there’s no reason at all to leave. Click to READ MORE about her future with Brazil!

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Olympic Champion Tandara Caixeta Is Pregnant!

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.

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Racist Fan Calls Fabiana Claudino A “Monkey”

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.

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Fabiana Claudino Demands JUSTICE!

After Sheilla’s post on Instagram, it’s now Fabiana’s turn to share her thoughts via Facebook on the shocking corruption scandal in Brazil.

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Sheilla Castro Reacts On Corruption Scandal

Sheilla Castro bravely shares her thoughts on the shocking corruption scandal which continues to make headlines all over the world.

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The Brazilian Volleyball Federation VS The FIVB

The Brazilian Volleyball Confederation (CBV) has issued a statement that Brazil will no longer the 2015 World League Finals after the FIVB takes actions on its players.

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Big Corruption Scandal Affects Brazilian Volleyball

We’ve gathered all these 3 MAJOR MAJOR ARTICLES about the shocking corruption scandal in Brazil which has sadly affected Brazilian volleyball.

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Coach ZRG Apologizes To Ekaterina Gamova

After saying that Gamova’s return was all because she was given a LOTS OF MONEY, Brazil’s Coach Guimaraes extends an olive branch to finally settle the “misunderstanding”.

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Brazil Wants Women’s World Title

In an interview released by the FIVB, Coach Guimaraes shares his thoughts about the upcoming quadrennial tourney. Will Brazil finally WIN The World Championship Crown?

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