Asian Games

Why each player deserves their spot

Say what you want but here’s why every player in the Philippine women’s volleyball team for the 2018 Asian Games is worthy of being selected.

The Asian Games agony of Philippine women’s national team

The 2018 Asian Games will only be the fifth time that the Philippine women’s volleyball team will participate in. Let’s look back at the four previous Asiad tournaments that our country joined. To sum it all up, they are filled with misery.

When & where is the Asian Games 2018 volleyball tournament

The Asian Games 2018 volleyball tournament is being played in Indonesia in August 2018 as part of the competition which features 45 nations, 40 sports and 462 events from the 18th August to 2nd September.

The 2018 Asian Games will feature both indoor and beach volleyball tournaments for men and women.

Indoor volleyball teams

The volleyball competition will feature the best men and women’s teams from across Asia.

Women’s teams

The women’s volleyball competition at the Asian Games 2018 will feature 11 teams:

Men’s teams

The men’s volleyball competition at the 2018 Asian Games will feature 20 teams:

  • Indonesia (host)
  • China
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Iran
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Japan
  • Maldives
  • Mongolia
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Qatar
  • Pakistan
  • Saudi Arabia
  • South Korea
  • Sri Lanka
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

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LVPI eyes Asian Games return

The national women’s team has yet to be formed, but the country’s national federation have already defined where it wants to compete. Can they make it?

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