September 14, 2021 10:31 pm
The hosts, ranked 10th in world and nine-time champions, ended India hopes in straight games lasting 74 minutes in an inconsequential Pool ‘A’ match in Chiba on Tuesday
September 13, 2021 4:41 pm
They will now face hosts Japan in an inconsequential Pool ‘A’ match on Tuesday and will have to wait for classification rounds from 9 to 16 places.
September 12, 2021 3:41 pm
Indians ranked 77th are clubbed with hosts Japan who are nine-time champions and ranked 10th in the world, Qatar 27th and Bahrain 136th in Pool A.
September 03, 2021 2:53 pm
India won a set after losing the first two and gave a good fight before calling it off at the end of the 91-minute match.
September 02, 2021 2:36 pm
Next, India will go up against world No. 8 Czech Republic for a 9-10th place classification match.
September 01, 2021 4:01 pm
India will now take on Egypt, who have a world ranking of 4, for a place between 9 and 12.
August 22, 2020 10:23 am
Abhijeet Bhattacharya’s Virtual Volleyball Academy is teaching kids in Assam’s villages the basics of the sport — one Zoom meeting at a time.
August 06, 2019 5:43 pm
The Indian team topped their group which helped it secure a berth in the final eight of the tournament. The Amit Gulia-led side had registered wins over China and New Zealand.
November 27, 2018 9:52 am
Slated to be held in Kochi and Chennai next February, Pro Volleyball League is a six-franchise event that involves a round robin stage, with the top four teams qualifying for the semifinals.
February 05, 2018 8:33 am
Andhra Pradesh, many of whose players were playing barefoot, could not win the tie but gave tournament favourites Delhi a run for their money, losing 21-25 19-25 16-25.