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

Canadian women’s volleyball team wins continental championship opener

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019
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The Canadian women's volleyball team beat Cuba 3-1 (25-16, 22-25, 25-17, 25-14) in the opening match for both squads on Tuesday at the NORCECA continental championship.

Canada shakes off slow start at volleyball World Cup to beat Australia

Sunday, October 6th, 2019
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Stephen Maar scored a game-high 24 points and the Canadian men reeled off three straight wins after an opening-set loss to Australia to post their second win in a row at the volleyball World Cup on Sunday in Japan.

Canada’s men halt volleyball skid at World Cup, outlasting Egypt

Saturday, October 5th, 2019
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Canada's men's volleyball team edged Egypt 3-2 on Saturday to pick up its first win in four games at the FIVB World Cup in Nagano, Japan.

Watch FIVB men’s volleyball World Cup

Monday, September 30th, 2019
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Watch live action from the FIVB men's volleyball World Cup in Nagano, Japan.

Watch FIVB beach volleyball Olympic qualifying tournament

Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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Watch the FIVB beach volleyball Olympic qualifying tournament from Haiyang, China.

Watch Road to the Olympic Games: FIVB beach volleyball World Tour Finals

Thursday, September 12th, 2019
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Tune into Road to the Olympic Games, our weekly program spotlighting the best high-performance athletes from Canada and around the world. This week's edition features coverage of the FIVB beach volleyball World Tour finals.

Canada sweeps Mexico to win bronze at volleyball Continental Championship

Saturday, September 7th, 2019
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Canada swept Mexico to win bronze with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-18, 25-12) straight-sets victory at the NORCECA Continental Championship in Winnipeg on Saturday.

Pavan, Humana-Paredes lose beach volleyball quarter-final at World Tour Finals

Saturday, September 7th, 2019
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Brazil's Agatha Bednarczuk and Eduarda "Duda" Santos Lisboa defeated Canadian beach volleyball duo Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes in straight sets, 21-18 and 21-14, in quarter-final action at the World Tour Finals in Rome on Saturday.

Canada to play Mexico for bronze at volleyball Continental Championship

Friday, September 6th, 2019
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Canada's men's volleyball team will play for bronze at the 2019 NORCECA Continental Championship after falling to Cuba on Friday in the tournament semifinals.

Pavan, Humana-Paredes roll into quarters at beach volleyball World Tour Finals

Friday, September 6th, 2019
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World champion beach volleyball pair Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes are rolling in Rome. The Canadian duo advanced into the second round of the World Tour Finals with a 21-12, 15-21, 15-7 victory against Switzerland's Tanja Huberli and Nina Betschart on Friday.