Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Volleyball’ Category

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: FIVB men’s volleyball World Cup

Friday, October 18th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch coverage from the FIVB men's volleyball World Cup in Hiroshima, Japan.

Canada finishes 9th at men’s volleyball World Cup after loss to Japan

Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
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The Canadian men's volleyball team settled for a ninth-place finish at the World Cup after losing 3-2 to host Japan on Tuesday.

Canada falls to Poland in straight sets at volleyball World Cup

Monday, October 14th, 2019
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Maciej Muzaj had 14 points to lead Poland to a 3-0 win over Canada on Monday at the FIVB men's volleyball World Cup.

Canada wins bronze at NORCECA volleyball event

Sunday, October 13th, 2019
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Alexa Gray had 21 points to lead Canada to a 3-0 win over Puerto Rico on Sunday to win bronze at the NORCECA women's volleyball continental championship.

Canada to play for bronze after semifinal loss to U.S. at NORCECA volleyball event

Saturday, October 12th, 2019
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Canada's women’s volleyball team suffered a tough loss in the semifinals of the NORCECA Continental Championship on Saturday.

Canadian women earn spot in Olympic volleyball qualifier after reaching semis at NORCECA event

Saturday, October 12th, 2019
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Canada's women's volleyball team took a necessary step on Saturday. The Canadians defeated Mexico 3-1 (25-20, 29-31, 25-17, 25-20) to reach the semifinals of the NORCECA Continental Championship. More importantly, the win clinched a spot in January's Olympic qualifying tournament.

Canada loses tight match to Americans at men’s volleyball World Cup

Friday, October 11th, 2019
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The Canadian men's volleyball team fell just short of an upset at the World Cup, falling 3-2 (21-25, 25-11, 20-25, 25-19, 15-13) to the United States on Friday.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: FIVB men’s volleyball World Cup

Friday, October 11th, 2019
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. On this week's edition of the program, watch coverage from the FIVB men's volleyball World Cup in Hiroshima, Japan.

Canada falls to Argentina in straight sets at volleyball World Cup

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019
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Bruno Lima had 14 points to lead Argentina to a 3-0 victory over Canada's men's volleyball team on Friday at the FIVB World Cup.

Canada edges Tunisia to even record at volleyball World Cup

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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Canada's men's volleyball team evened its record at the FIVB World Cup with a 3-2 victory over Tunisia on Wednesday in the second phase of round-robin play.