Last volleyball weekend was all about national cups and their final tournaments. The finals played in front of sold-out arenas in Italy and Brazil have brought astonishing matches and Sada Cruzeiro and Sir Safety Conad Perugia won the cups. Sada Cruzeiro managed to outplay in the “traditional final” in five sets the Sesi-SP 3:2 (25-23, 20-25, 25-17, 29-31, 15-9). During the final in São Paulo the followers could watch exciting match with 5 Olympic champions involved. Sada proved to be too strong for Sesi-SP and secured its third Copa Brasil. Sesi-SP played well in the semi-final and destroyed thanks...Read More
Author: Tadeas Bajusz
Posted by Tadeas Bajusz | Jan 29, 2018 |
Zenit Kazan is again showing its dominance. Although the empowered Belogorie Belgorod keeps fighting for the first place in the table and is losing just three points to Zenit, the titleholder remains sovereign and it affords him place for real joy from the game. Coach Alekno perfectly (as always) prepared his team for this season and mainly his spikers Leon – Anderson – Mikhaylov are showing their strength. At the beginning of the season Zenit lead a record breaking winning streak and had to compere hard namely against the newcomer in the league Zenit St. Petersburg as well as...Read More
Posted by Tadeas Bajusz | Dec 5, 2017 |
Zenit Kazan managed to recover from the losing his record winning series and after thrilling final against Kuzbass Kamerowo won Russian Cup. It is already third trophy for Russian giant this year and in the upcoming World Club Championship Zenit wishes to again win this competition. Last weekend Zenit lost his record series, when he managed to remain one year unbeaten with 64 consecutive victories, but the beginner in the Russian league Zenit St. Petersburg managed to overpressure his counterpart and after outstanding team effort together with the power of its star Camejo won the duel 3:1 in front...Read More
Posted by Tadeas Bajusz | Oct 30, 2017 |
Dante, Kaziyski, Savani, Kurek, Simon…those are not just names of best volleyball players in the World in certain periods, but also the names of players who got in touch with Asian volleyball. Asian volleyball leagues prove increasing quality over past seasons and thanks to financial stability attract attention of best word players. All in all Asian volleyball is on the rise and is visible also on the international level thanks to the success of national representations. There are several important differences among local volleyball leagues of Asia and the rich states with longer volleyball tradition (Japan or South Korea)...Read More
Posted by Tadeas Bajusz | Oct 21, 2017 |
Before the beginning of club season, the discussions concentrated mainly on the top players starting in their new clubs. Anyway as the polish website WP reminds, this volleyball year have started also without several legendary players, who played their last matches in a previous season and therefore the volleyball is going to miss some of its iconic characters. Paweł Zagumny The celebrity of polish volleyball and the unreplaceable brain of Polish national team Paweł Zagumny decided to end his volleyball career. As 39 years old he would like to start a new chapter of his career as a volleyball...Read More
- 2018 / 2019 Transfer NewsSince I created the thread for rumors + discussion, here's the one for the actual news.
- 2018 / 2019 Transfer Rumors and DiscussionYoandy Leal (CUB/BRA, OH) is moving from Sada Cruzeiro to Lube Civitanova. Robertlandy Simon (CUB, MB) is staying in Sada Cruzeiro. Source
- 2018 / 2019 Transfer NewsSoon official transfer will start for the next season.