2019 Champions League Final: The battle of the opposite moods

2019 Champions League Final: The battle of the opposite moods

This year’s final in CEV Champions League can easily acquire the nickname “The battle of the opposite moods”. On Saturday Lube Civitanova will face Zenit Kazan in a match that could be the salvation of the season for the Russian team and the cherry on the top of the...

Russian Women’s Volleyball Championship & Dinamo Moscow

2018/19 Superliga in Russia has been an exciting one, that sees the dominant Dinamo Moscow reach the National Championship finals for a 15thstraight season. They are the top seeds as expected and are always a popular selection for punters on sites like...

The Most Popular Volleyball Video Games to Date

Volleyball is an appreciated sport all over the world. Nationals are intense or you can lighten the intensity and play amongst friends on the beach or you can play volleyball in a gaming realm, some even bet on the sports through online gaming sites like this page....

Iron Man: Vladimir Alekno

Vladimir Alekno is unarguably the best Russian volleyball coach and one of the finest in the profession worldwide. The successes he reached as a coach of three clubs and the Russian national team are pretty much countless: champion of France with Tours (2003); 10...

Volleyball Explained: What happens in Rotation 2?

In the previous article devoted to the events occurring on a volleyball court it was explained what are the specifics of the situation where the setter is located in position 1. Let’s make a step back along the rotations and look into Rotation 2 in order to have...

Crucial Volleyball Question: How Long Should You Practise?

"If player focus is high, you don’t need to practice for a long time. If player focus is low, it doesn’t matter how long you practice," says Mark Lebedew, head coach of Australian men's national volleyball team. I sometimes half jokingly tell journalists that playing...

Volleyball Explained: What happens in Rotation 1?

On the volleyball court the position in which the setter is located determines the respective rotation in which a given team is. If the setter is in position 1, this is first rotation, when he is in position 2 – second rotation and so on or and so forth. This rule...

Spike Volleyball: Great Game for All Fans

Spike Volleyball is a new sports simulation-style game for PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It’s not very often that volleyball receives accurate representation in the gaming world. We are excited that we can promote a volleyball game where 50 national teams, both...

Volleyball Academies Around the World

If you want to be good volleyball coach or player, you should invest in your development. Volleyball academies are great opportunities for you. Academies around the world will provide you chance to learn and get inspired by many volleyball coaches. When you see...

Dancing, when setting: Luciano de Cecco

The tango originated as a dance in the 1880s along Rio de Plata, the natural border between Argentina and Uruguay. A century later in an Argentinian city called Santa Fe, only 100 km away from Rio de Plata, a boy was born. His parents named him Luciano. If volleyball...

Snow Volleyball – What Competitions are Available?

Beach volleyball has always been a show stopper in summer Olympics. It has become a great ambassador to the game as it incorporates the sandy beaches and the beauty of volleyball near the ocean. This did not stop the volleyball enthusiasts from making a case for a new...

How to Catch Live Volleyball On Your Mobile Device

Do you want to catch the live volleyball action wherever you are? Thanks to modern technology it’s never been easier. You can live stream the best volleyball action on your tablet or smartphone and not miss a second of the action. In this post we take a look at the...

Maxim Mikhaylov: The Machine Gun

Born in March1988 in Kuzmolovsky, District of Leningrad, just several years before the dissolution of the Soviet Union, nowadays Maxim Mikhaylovich Mikhaylov is undoubtedly one of the best volleyball players worldwide. He started playing volleyball under the guidance...

Will India’s Pro Volleyball League be a Success?

With a large population having an interest in one or the other sport it is no surprise that the sports league for badminton, kabaddi, and hockey were such a big success. But it remains to be seen whether the latest addition the Pro Volleyball League will be a success....