Category Men Volleyball

Russian high wall can’t stop USA in 5-set, claim 4th place in RIO

rusriobmusaRio de Janeiro, Brazil. August 21, 2016 – Russian high wall can’t stop USA by leading first two sets and lost in three sets with a 2-3 (25-23, 25-21, 19-25, 19-25, 13-15) and claim the 4th place of the men’s volleyball tournament at Rio 2016 Olympic Games...

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Russia lost a dramatic straight-set over hosts Brazil and meet USA in 3rd place match

rusriosfbraRio de Janeiro, Brazil. August 19, 2016 – Russia lost a dramatic straight-set over hosts Brazil with a 0-3 (21-25, 20-25, 17-25) and meet USA in the bronze medal match of the men’s volleyball tournament at Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Maxim Mikhaylov keeps the scoring record who scored the highest total of 16 points, following Egor Klyuka scored match-high 10 points.

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Russia upset Canada in straight-set and book a ticket to semifinals

rusrioqfcanRio de Janeiro, Brazil. August 17, 2016 – Russia upset Canada in straight-set with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-18) and book a ticket to semifinals in the quarterfinals match of the men’s volleyball tournament at Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Maxim Mikhaylov once again scored the highest total of 13 points, following Sergey Tetyukhin and Egor Klyuka both scored match-high 10 points...

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Russia overpowered Iran and advanced to quarterfinals

GetImage (10)Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 15, 2016 – Russia overpowered Iran with straight sets 3-0 (25-23, 25-16, 25-20) in the last group match of Pool B and secured a place in the quarterfinals.

Opposite spiker Maxim Mikhaylov is unstoppable in the match and scored 18 points which is the highest among Russia team.

The quarterfinal match-ups for the men’s volleyball competition at ...

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