Volleyball is one of the sports that is played at the Summer Olympic Games in two disciplines: ...
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Since then Volleyball has been a part of every Olympic Games. There's no particular team that has dominated throughout its history in Olympics though Cuba has has set the record of winning 3 gold medals in 3 successive Olympic Games in 1992, 1996, and 2000. The most successful teams have been Russia and USA.
Volleyball has been part of the Summer Olympics program for both men and women consistently since 1964. Brazil, United States, and the former Soviet Union are the only teams to win multiple gold medals at the men's tournament since its introduction. The remaining six editions of the Men's Olympic Volleyball Tournament were won each by a different country including Japan, Poland, Netherlands, Russia, France, and the defunct Yugoslavia. Gold medals are less evenly distributed in women's volleyball
The first men’s World Championship took place the following year, while the first World Championship for women was held in 1952. Volleyball for both men and women became an official Olympic sport at the Olympic Games Tokyo 1964. At Tokyo 2020, teams are divided into two pools of six teams with each pool playing a round-robin.
U.S. Wins First Olympic Gold in Women’s Volleyball A program with two silvers and a bronze from its three most recent Games claims its first Olympic championship. Read in app
The official website for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, providing the latest news, event information, Games Vision, and venue plans. Volleyball - Official Tokyo 2020 Olympic schedule. View the competition schedule and live results for the summer Olympics in Tokyo.
Enjoy watching the most impressive and brilliant plays of the Women's US-American Volleyball team!Before 2014, the United States women's national volleyball ...
For the first time in their history, the Blues of volleyball are Olympic champions. They disposed of Russia in the Games final on Saturday August 7 in Tokyo. Victory three sets to two (25-23, 25-17, 21-25, 21-25, 15-12), after a two-and-a-half-hour match. But that it will have been necessary to fight!