FIVB

AcronymDefinition
FIVBFiji Islands Visitors Bureau
FIVBFederation International de Volleyball (French: International Federation of Volleyball; Switzerland)
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It was the second meeting between Iran and Tunisia at the FIVB World cup after Tunisia's 3-1 victory in 1991.
Held every two years, the FIVB Volleyball U-23 World Championship Open for men and women provides a unique opportunity for age-group players to participate in an international tournament with the goal of reducing the gap between age-group and senior level volleyball.
The US team recently finished first in the 2014 FIVB World League, while Iran finished fourth, making it the most successful Asian team in the competition.
President of both the Bahrain Volleyball Association and Arab Volleyball Organisation Shaikh Ali bin Mohammed Al Khalifa expressed happiness and pride over the generous gesture from the FIVB, represented by Acosta which is considered an honour to the whole Arab and Bahrain volleyball family.
This is an international event organized by FIVB and co-organized by the China Volleyball Association, the Shanghai Sports Administration and the Shanghai Jinshan People's Government.
The AsianChampions stunned Olympic champions Russia, beating the world number two ranked side 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-21) in a pool B match of the 2015 FIVB Volleyball World League and in front of 12,000 fans at Tehran's Azadi sports complex tonight.
The tentative calendar of the FIVB World Tour 2008 was released recently by the sport's governing body, and the Bahrain event was slated for October 27 to November 1 on the Tour's men's circuit.
Series player rankings will be based upon results in the five most recent Alero and FIVB events competed in during the preceding 12-month period.
World champions Poland defeated hosts Iran in the second of their two FIVB Volleyball World League Pool B encounters in Tehran 3-1 (23-25, 25-20, 25-20, 25-19).
The agreement was co-signed by Ebrahim Abdul Malek, Secretary General, General Authority of Youth and Sports Welfare (GAYSW); Mohammad Al Kamali, Secretary General, UAE National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC) and FIVB President Jizhong in the presence of Dr Saleh Bin Nasser, AVC President, Amer Ali, UAE VA President, Nasser Al Rahma from the Dubai Sports Council and Eisa Hamza, First President, AVC.
She counts numerous victories including: three FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Gold Medals in 2000, and a fourth place finish in the 2001 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Austria.
Clients such as PGA, Wilson, Athens 2004 and the FIVB have demonstrated a need for and substantially benefited from our global network reach and specialty practice resources.