Tag Archives: CEV

Weekend Preview December 9th-11th

Superliga, Spain After their first defeat of the season last week, CV Las Palmas are looking to get back on track with a win against Haro Rioja this saturday. Haro are a very decent team so will be a tough … Continue reading

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Nov 26/27: Double headers & eventful 5 setters in a big weekend

While some of our girls enjoyed a free weekend, the rest of the GBW were in action all over Europe, many of them up against it this weekend against some of the top teams in their league, lets see how … Continue reading

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8/9 Oct Results: Success in CEV Challenge Cup for Kanti

In week 2 of the Pro 2011-12 season, the highlight of the weekend comes from Osborne and Goulet’s VC Kanti Schaffhausen’s win against Engleholm, Sweden, in the first round of the CEV Challenge Cup. See updates from across Europe below. 

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European Champs…Semi Final Day!

The 2011 Women’s CEV European Championships Finals have reached the semi-final stage. All four teams competing for a final spot today came out of Preliminary Pool A and B. Italy, having lost one match in the tournament so far, will … Continue reading

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Happy 116th Birthday Volleyball!!

Today the sport of volleyball celebrates its 116th birthday! It is unanimously acknowledged that Volleyball was “invented” by US American William G. Morgan back in 1895. He was born in Lockport, New York, USA. Morgan met James Naismith, inventor of basketball, whilst … Continue reading

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CEV success - Bertelli & Sandell through to last 16

Both GB players in action in the CEV Cup last night progressed through to the last 16. Maria Bertelli’s VBC Koniz backed up their 3-0 win in Albania last week with another strong performance against Tirana Durres. Koniz gave a … Continue reading

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