FIVB

AcronymDefinition
FIVBFiji Islands Visitors Bureau
FIVBFederation International de Volleyball (French: International Federation of Volleyball; Switzerland)
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Qatar's team confidently moved to the 36 position after they successfully reached the last eight stage of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championship 2015.
Though the decision will be taken after some time, Qatar is the first country to offer to host the championship, FIVB President Jizhong Wei said.
The FIVB chief is also confident that the new beach development centre will help escalate the status of the game in the Middle East.
In an e-mail dated May 11, the FIVB commission deemed the LVPI as its affiliate that can organize international events in the Philippines.
Defending champions Markus Bockermann and Lars Fluggen of Germany and Austrian pair Alexander Huber-Robin Seidl entered the semi-finals of the $75,000 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Qatar Open yesterday.
FIVB has now released its beach volleyball schedule for the next 12 months and has named Kish Island as the host for a six-day event February 14-19.
It was the second meeting between Iran and Japan at the FIVB World cup after Iran's 3-1 victory in 2011.
Done entirely with the blessings of the UAE National Olympic Committee (UAE NOC), the General Authority of Youth and Sports Welfare (GAYSW), the FIVB Beach Volleyball Development Centre will become the first of its kind anywhere in the world.
It is looking brighter than before and I am confident that the Asian Beach Games would be successful,Eoe1/4A[yen] added the FIVB chief.
14 seeds Clark, a Pepperdine alumnus, and Bouilliane used hard serves during the 51-minute match to beat Ferreira-Marques, the reigning FIVB world champions after claiming the title in 1997 in Los Angeles.
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.
Sources said the FIVB was still resolving the impasse stemming involving the two volleyball groups in the country-the Larong Volleyball sa Pilipinas, Inc.