Although all tickets to Rio were given away on Saturday, teams stepped in on court with Italy topping the WOQT table at the end of competition.
Day 6 at the WOQT in Japan brought all the answers about the four teams that will be competing in Rio 2016. Read full recap at Volleyverse!
Day 5 at the WOQT in Japan brought fans first answers on the those who are still in the race for an Olympic berth in Rio2016. Who is out? Find out!
WOQT Day 4 puts Dominican Republic and Kazakhstan in tough position on their road to Rio. Both teams are still to record their first win in Japan.
Japan loses its leader’s position after loss to Korea. The first spot has been taken by Italy who remains the only team without a loss at WOQT.
Day 2 at the World Olympic Qualification Tournament brought us first, surprising, victory of Peru & Japan’s strong position as the WOQT leader.
Thailand surprised the audience with victory over Dominican Republic during opening day of the FIVB World Olympic Qualification Tournament in Japan.
World Olympic Qualifier kicks off in Tokyo on Saturday. Volleyverse shares predictions on the top four teams. Do you agree? Share your voice!
World Qualifier dates announced for Men and Women tournaments in Tokyo. Top teams from Europe, Asia & the Americas will compete for qualification.
Six nations have qualified for the women’s volleyball tournament at the Rio Olympics, with six spots on offer for the main event starting on August 6.
Argentina made history on Sunday evening as they smashed Peru in straight sets (25-20, 25-20, 25-14) to qualify for their first-ever Olympic Games.
Argentina and Peru play this Sunday in Bariloche to decide who will win the South American women’s Qualifier and book their ticket to the Rio Olympics.
Peru coach Mauro Marasciulo hit back at critics after his team’s 3-0 (30-28, 25-22, 25-22) win over Colombia at the South American women’s Olympic qualifier.
Angela Leyva is a gem. This 19-year-old Peruvian is the main hope her country has to bring the good times back.
The packed hall with Argentinian fans did not seem intimidating to veteran Brazilian coach Mauro Marasciulo, who has been training Team Peru for a year.
The South American women’s Olympic qualifier could not have started better for the fans, especially the Colombian ones.
Five teams will travel to Argentina to fight for one Olympic berth in the Women’s South America Olympic qualifier.
Volleyverse reporter Sidronio Henrique interviews Argentina superstars Mimi Sosa and Tatiana Rizzo ahead of the South American women’s Olympic qualifier.
World champions USA and fierce rivals China will fight it out in Pool A while hosts Japan have been drawn in a powerhouse Pool B ahead of next month’s FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup.