Sports: Volleyball

Brazil Clinch Volleyball Gold On Final Day Of Rio Olympics

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Rio de Janeiro, Aug. 22, (GNA/dpa) - Brazil added one more gold medal to their trove Sunday on the last day of the Rio Olympics, beating Italy 3-0 to claim the title in men's volleyball. The match in the Maracanazinho arena was hard-fought, with the two teams neck and neck most of the time. But B ...

Finland charges six Cuban volleyball players with rape

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Stockholm, Aug.16, (GNA/dpa) - Six members of Cuba's men's volleyball team were Tuesday charged with aggravated rape in connection with a visit to Finland last month, a Finnish prosecutor said. The six, aged 19 to 27, denied the charges, District Prosecutor Leena Koivuniemi told dpa. She decli ...

RIO 2016: Egypt's beach volleyball team stand out in defeat

Monday, August 8, 2016 Egypt 39;s women 39;s beach volleyball team might have lost to Germany in their opening pool match - but they have won a greater victory. Doaa El-Ghobashi and Nada Moawad are the first-ever women from Egypt to make it to the Olympic beach volleyball competition - and though they fell to Laura L ...

Police dominate southern sector volleyball championship

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 By Benjamin Akoto, GNA Koforidua (E/R), July 20, GNA - The Ghana Police male volleyball team whipped the Ghana Army team by three sets to nil to win the maiden edition of the Southern Sector Volleyball Championship held at Koforidua. The Police team won by 25 - 15, 25 - 14 and 25 - 12 points in ...

All set for the southern sector volleyball championship

Friday, July 15, 2016 Koforidua (E/R), July 15, GNA - The much awaited maiden edition of the Southern Sector Volleyball Championship is set to kick-off this weekend at the Koforidua Jacksons Park volleyball court. A total of 216 volleyball players, both male and female, from the Western, Volta, Central, Greater Accra ...

E/R to host Southern Sector volleyball championship

Monday, July 11, 2016 Koforidua (E/R), July 11, GNA - The Eastern Region would host the maiden edition of the Southern Sector Volleyball Championship which kicks off from July 15 to 18 of at the Volley court of the Koforidua Jackson Park. The championship is an initiative of the Ghana Volleyball Association (GVA) and ...

Police are volleyball champions

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 By Benjamin Akoto, GNA Donkorkrom (E/R), May 18, GNA - The Ghana Police Service Men Volleyball team defeated all the participating teams to win the Men's Second National Club Volleyball Championship at Donkorkrom in the Eastern Region. They topped the table in the men's division with nine points ...

Donkorkrom set to host national volleyball championship

Friday, May 13, 2016 By Benjamin Akoto, GNA Koforidua, May 13, GNA - The much awaited second national volleyball club championship is set to kick off this weekend at DonkorKrom in the Eastern Region. In all, nine male and six female volleyball teams would participate in the three-day volleyball competition. The c ...

Donkorkrom to host national volleyball championship

Thursday, May 5, 2016 Koforidua (E/R), May 5, GNA - The second national volleyball club championship will commence on May 13 to 16 this year at Donkorkrom. Eight male volleyball teams from four regions of the country and five female volleyball teams from three regions will compete in the three day national volleyball ...

Blue Skies wins peace volleyball gala

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 By Benjamin Akoto,GNA Nsawam, April 18, GNA - The Blue Skies Volleyball team came down from a set down, to beat Unity Volleyball Club of Koforidua, by three sets to two, to be crowned champions of the first edition of the Blue Skies Peace Volleyball Gala, at Nsawam. Unity Club, won the first set ...

All set for Blue Skies Volleyball Gala

Thursday, April 14, 2016 By: Benjamin Akoto Koforidua, April 13, GNA - Blue Skies Company, a fruit processing company based Nsawam, in collaboration with the Eastern Regional Volleyball Association, will organize a Volleyball Gala on April 16, at Nsawam, to promote peaceful elections in the Region. The participating tea ...

Black Spikers Shine And Get Ready For Rio 2016

Thursday, March 3, 2016 Ghana 39;s volley ball team took part in an international competition in preparation towards the Olympic Game and they beat all opposition before thrashing host Algeria 2-0, 21- 18, 22- 20. According to the President of the Ghana Volley ball Association, Paul Atchoe, their performance has ...

Akro-Ako Volleyball gala slated for January

Friday, December 18, 2015 Koforidua, December 18, GNA - The Eastern Regional Volleyball Association, in collaboration with Akro-Ako Limited, producers of sportswear, is organizing a volleyball gala as part of the New Year celebrations. So far, 10 volleyball teams have registered across the region, to compete in the day ev ...
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