After Brazil, China, Italy, Russia, Serbia and USA joined hosts Japan in booking their place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics women’s vollleyball tournament focus now turns to the individual continental Olympic volleyball qualifiers, which take place in January 2020.
Teams from Africa (CAVB), Asia & Oceania (AVC), Europe (CEV), North America (NORCECA) and South America (CSV) will do battle to secure just one qualification place per continent and complete the 12 team Olympic volleyball line up.
Each continental federation has a slightly different qualification format but by 12th January we will know which 5 teams will have booked their flights to compete at the 2020 Olympic women’s volleyball tournament.
Below are links to the full match schedules for each continental Olympic qualification tournament:
AVC Asian & Oceania women’s Olympic volleyball qualification match schedule
Australia, Chinese Taipei (Taiwan), Indonesia, Iran, Kazakhstan, South Korea and Thailand will play 13 matches in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand between the 07 and 12 January 2020 to secure their berth at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
All times are local to Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand – UTC +7:
15:30 – Semifinals
18:00 – Semifinals
15:30 – 3/4 Final
18:00 – 1/2 Final
CAVB African women’s Olympic volleyball qualification match schedule
All times are local to Yaounde, Cameroon – UTC+1:
CEV European women’s Olympic volleyball qualification match schedule
Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Netherlands, Poland and Turkey will play 15 matches in Apeldoorn, Netherlands between the 07 and 12 January 2020 to secure their final opportunity to qualify for Tokyo 2020.
All times are local to Apeldoorn, Netherlands – UTC+1.
17:15 – Semifinals
20:45 – Semifinals
17:30 – Finals
CSV South American women’s Olympic volleyball qualification match schedule
All times are local to Bogota, Colombia – UTC-5.
NORCECA North American women’s Olympic volleyball qualification match schedule
All times are local to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic – UTC-4: