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Kosheleva: We held the first training session at the Olympic Games

Outside hitter of national team Tatiana Kosheleva stated that the national team has already held its first training session in Rio de Janeiro, where on August 5 starts the Olympic Games. In the group stage, Russia will play with teams of Brazil, Japan, South Korea, Argentina and Cameroon. “Hello All! We have passed the first training... read more »

tetyukhinsergey

Tetyukhin: We need to get united to overcome the difficulties

On 28 July morning, the Russian Olympic team flew to Rio de Janeiro from the Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow. It is the sixth Olympic experience for the 40-year-old volleyball player, Sergey Tetyukhin. According to the All-Russian Volleyball Federation, Tetyukhin is enlisted to carry the Russian flag at the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games in... read more »

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217CM Russian Giant Alexey Kazakov announced his retirement

Two-time Olympic medalist in the national team of Russia Middle Blocker Alexey Kazakov announced his retirement. 40-year-old Alexey became the winner of European championships and World League in the national team, and was named the best volleyball players of the country in 1998. In 1999, also won the World Cup, and the Club World Championship... read more »

victordima

OG Lineup WITHOUT Poletaev and Kovalev

Head coach of the men’s national team, Vladimir Alekno did not include setter Dmitriy Kovalev, opposite hitter Victor Poletaev and outside hitter Alexander Markin in the final application. Previously announced that neutralized player Lukas Diviš and Dmitriy Muserskiy will not play due to health problem. 12 players as follow: Setter: Sergey... read more »

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Questionable penalty: Markin is BANNED to play at Rio Olympics

Due to previous drug record, the outside hitter of Dinamo Moscow and the Russian national team Alexander Markin is restricted to play at the Olympic Games in Rio. Under the conditions set by the IOC, athlete with a positive history of doping, even if the athlete has already served a suspension, will not be permitted to play at OG. Recall that... read more »

Women National Team
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Kosheleva: We held the first training session at the Olympic Game...

Outside hitter of national team Tatiana Kosheleva stated that the national team has already held its first training session in Rio de Janeiro, where on August 5 starts the Olympic Games. In the group... read more »

zhenyakseniakatya

OG Lineup WITHOUT Startseva in last minute

The final squad of the national team of Russia has been officially released before the Olympic Games in Rio, according to the official website of... read more »

Russia volleyball teams can finally make it to Rio Olym...

After repeated delays of announcement, IOC has finally decided that athletes with sufficient proof granted by his / her International Federation, for instance,... read more »

Tatiana Kosheleva has recovered from a back injury

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Outside hitter of Russian national team Tatiana Kosheleva fully recovered from the back problems and has started training with the group in anticipation of the... read more »

No Technical Timeout in Rio Olympics

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According to FIVB, technical time-out will not be available in the Rio Olympic 2016 in light of the packed schedule of matches. In other conventional... read more »

Women League
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The Grouping of Women’s Cup of Russia has been confirmed

The grouping of the Cup of Russia (Women) has been confirmed. Preliminary stage will be held from 25-27 November.  “Final Four” will advance to next stage held on December 27-28. Group... read more »

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Anna Lazareva on loan to Enisey

Opposite hitter of Dinamo Moscow Anna Lazareva on loan to Krasnoyarsk Enisey next season, according to the Director General of Moscow Club Vladimir... read more »

Goncharova awarded the best player of Superleague secon...

NataliaGoncharovareceivingtheprizeoftheRussianchampionshipMVP

June 12, A brief prize presentation was held right before the game of World Grand Prix between Russia and Turkey in Kaliningrad last night, which announced... read more »

Final Four of Women’s Superleague confirmed

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After the 21 th round of the Women’s Superleague, all participating teams of the “Final Four”, held during April 25-26 in Moscow, are... read more »

Kosheleva received a middle finger salute from coach of...

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Whether Sports and Politics mix is always a controversial subject. As audience of matches or even fans of any particular club or team, being respectful to each... read more »

Men National Team
tetyukhinsergey

Tetyukhin: We need to get united to overcome the difficulties

On 28 July morning, the Russian Olympic team flew to Rio de Janeiro from the Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow. It is the sixth Olympic experience for the 40-year-old volleyball player, Sergey Tetyukhin.... read more »

alexeykazakov

217CM Russian Giant Alexey Kazakov announced his r...

Two-time Olympic medalist in the national team of Russia Middle Blocker Alexey Kazakov announced his retirement. 40-year-old Alexey became the... read more »

OG Lineup WITHOUT Poletaev and Kovalev

victordima

Head coach of the men’s national team, Vladimir Alekno did not include setter Dmitriy Kovalev, opposite hitter Victor Poletaev and outside hitter... read more »

Questionable penalty: Markin is BANNED to play at Rio O...

markina

Due to previous drug record, the outside hitter of Dinamo Moscow and the Russian national team Alexander Markin is restricted to play at the Olympic Games in... read more »

Russia volleyball teams can finally make it to Rio Olym...

After repeated delays of announcement, IOC has finally decided that athletes with sufficient proof granted by his / her International Federation, for instance,... read more »

Men League
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Andrey Voronkov HEADS Dinamo Krasnodar

The former head coach of the men’s national team of Russia, Andrey Voronkov heads Dinamo Krasnodar in the next season, according to the official website of the club. Andrey Voronkov Date/place... read more »

russianclub

The Grouping of Men’s Cup of Russia has been...

The composition of the preliminary round in the Cup of Russia (Men) has been confirmed. Preliminary stage matches will begin on 5 September. From 6... read more »

Alexey Obmochaev caught CHEATING in doping test, subjec...

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Olympic champion Alexey Obmochaev resulted a positive doping test. The 26-year-old libero this time is not in trouble with meldonium. The outcome of the doping... read more »

Dinamo Moscow SUSPENDED Alexey Obmochaev

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Libero of Dinamo Moscow and Russia national team Alexey Obmochaev suspended from training and playing for the team, according to “Business... read more »

Alexander Markin failed the doping test after Maria Sha...

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The nightmare of doping test has loomed over the Russian athletes lately. Yesterday, the world famous tennis player, Maria Sharapova confirmed to the public... read more »

Interview
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Ekaterina Pankova: Good that we could cope with the block and att...

Bangkok, Thailand. 8 July 2016. After won the straight-set over Thailand on Friday night at Indoor Stadium Huamark, the correspondent of russiavolley.com has an short interview with Captain Ekaterina... read more »

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Yana Shcherban: Tomorrow will be a hard game with ...

Bangkok, Thailand. 8 July 2016. Outside hitter of national team Yana Shcherban has taken interview with russiavolley.com after winning the match... read more »

Regarded as the championship showdown in World Grand Pr...

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Ahead of the first match against Serbia in the 3rd round of the World Grand Prix at Shimazu Arena (Kyoto), the national team of Russia went straight to the... read more »

Anastasia Bavykina: I could not believe that we are rea...

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Russian Women’s Superleague 2014/15 semifinalists has been already confirmed. As far as we know, it is the first time since 2009/2010 season (our legendary... read more »

Natalia Malykh: “Hope our participation in next s...

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Russian Women’s Superleague 2014/15 semifinalists has been already confirmed. This year, two young teams – Zarechie Odintsovo and Uralochka NTMK... read more »

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FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships – 2017 may be held in Sochi

                                As reported by the correspondent of championat.com from reliable sources,... read more »

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Russian beach volleyball players Yarzutkin and Stoyanovskiy won g...

Russian players Artem Yarzutkin and Oleg Stoyanovskiy won the gold medal in beach volleyball at the Youth Olympic Games 2014 in Nanjing. In the final match they won Venezuelan players... read more »

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The prize of Beach Volleyball Moscow Grand Slam increased to $800...

Director of Moscow Grand Slam in beach volleyball tournament Ilya Volodarskiy said that the prize of the competition in this year will be increased to $800,000. Tournament will be held... read more »

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Andrey Voronkov HEADS Dinamo Krasnodar

The former head coach of the men’s national team of Russia, Andrey Voronkov heads Dinamo Krasnodar in the next season, according to the official website of the club. Andrey... read more »

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The Grouping of Men’s Cup of Russia has been confirmed

The composition of the preliminary round in the Cup of Russia (Men) has been confirmed. Preliminary stage matches will begin on 5 September. From 6 to 9 October, second stage will be... read more »

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Alexey Obmochaev caught CHEATING in doping test, subject to 3-yea...

Olympic champion Alexey Obmochaev resulted a positive doping test. The 26-year-old libero this time is not in trouble with meldonium. The outcome of the doping sample B suggests that... read more »

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Tetyukhin: We need to get united to overcome the difficulties

On 28 July morning, the Russian Olympic team flew to Rio de Janeiro from the Sheremetyevo airport, Moscow. It is the sixth Olympic experience for the 40-year-old volleyball player, Sergey... read more »

alexeykazakov

217CM Russian Giant Alexey Kazakov announced his retirement

Two-time Olympic medalist in the national team of Russia Middle Blocker Alexey Kazakov announced his retirement. 40-year-old Alexey became the winner of European championships and World... read more »

victordima

OG Lineup WITHOUT Poletaev and Kovalev

Head coach of the men’s national team, Vladimir Alekno did not include setter Dmitriy Kovalev, opposite hitter Victor Poletaev and outside hitter Alexander Markin in the final... read more »

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The Grouping of Women’s Cup of Russia has been confirmed

The grouping of the Cup of Russia (Women) has been confirmed. Preliminary stage will be held from 25-27 November.  “Final Four” will advance to next stage held on December... read more »

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Anna Lazareva on loan to Enisey

Opposite hitter of Dinamo Moscow Anna Lazareva on loan to Krasnoyarsk Enisey next season, according to the Director General of Moscow Club Vladimir Zinichev. 19-year-old Anna became the... read more »

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Goncharova awarded the best player of Superleague second year in ...

June 12, A brief prize presentation was held right before the game of World Grand Prix between Russia and Turkey in Kaliningrad last night, which announced the winner of the best player of... read more »

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Kosheleva: We held the first training session at the Olympic Games

Outside hitter of national team Tatiana Kosheleva stated that the national team has already held its first training session in Rio de Janeiro, where on August 5 starts the Olympic Games. In... read more »

zhenyakseniakatya

OG Lineup WITHOUT Startseva in last minute

The final squad of the national team of Russia has been officially released before the Olympic Games in Rio, according to the official website of Russian Volleyball Federation Vladislav... read more »

Russia volleyball teams can finally make it to Rio Olympics

After repeated delays of announcement, IOC has finally decided that athletes with sufficient proof granted by his / her International Federation, for instance, FIVB for volleyball, will be... read more »