Benue Queens Eye Top spot

Coach Anthony Torbundeh said Benue Queens have a point to prove at the 2019 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League in Asaba. Benue Queens will face Nigeria Customs Service in their first game at the indoor sports hall of Late Stephen Keshi International stadium. Torbundeh told www.aclsports.com that he considers his team as one of the underdogs of the league. He said Benue Queens are looking for a better outing in the 2019 Premier League. He said, “Everyone at the league has a point to prove including Benue Queens but when you…

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First Phase of Nigeria Volleyball League kicks off in Asaba

The first phase of the Nigeria Volleyball Premier League which had suffered several postponements will finally kickoff on Saturday, July 13 at the Indoor Sports Hall of the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba, Delta State. The first phase was shifted due to Zone 3 Africa Club Championships in Lagos and All Africa Games Qualifiers in Abidjan. The Chairman of the League Management Committee, Professor Olatunde Morakinyo said 8 male teams and 6 female teams will participate in this year’s league. The male teams include: Nigeria Customs, NSCDC, Nigeria Police, Nigeria Immigrations,…

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Underate Kada Emeralds at your own Peril

The coach of Kada Emeralds, Vincent Unogwu has warned her opponents not to underrate his team ahead of the 2019 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League in Asaba. The 2019 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League is scheduled for 13th to 21st July at the Indoor sports hall of Stephen Keshi International stadium in Asaba, Delta State. Unogwu told www.aclsports.com that Kada Emeralds is ready to dislodge the top teams in the league. He said the Kaduna based team has gained exposure after the 2018 league which includes the 2018 National Sports Festival in Abuja and…

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Federation gave reasons why national teams were disbanded

*Volleyball federation explains disbandment of senior national teams* By David Ngobua | Published Date Sep 15, 2018 0:55 AM The president of Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Engr. Musa Nimrod has said the decision by his board to disband the senior national teams was taken in order to give younger players the chance to represent the country in international tournaments. Speaking at the press briefing to usher in the ongoing Africa U-21 boys championship in Abuja, the president said the future of Nigerian volleyball is with the youths. “When we were inaugurated as a board, we…

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African representatives at World Beach Volleyball Championships confirmed Abuja, Nigeria, April 26, 2019- Mozambique, Morocco, Rwanda and Sierra Leone Men beach Volleyball teams secured tickets for the 2019 Beach Volleyball World Championships in Germany. Meanwhile in the women’s championship, Egypt, Mauritius, Nigeria and Rwanda made it to the semifinal to capture World championship’s tickets. Mozambique defeated Nigeria 2-0 in the first quarterfinal match of the 2019 Africa Beach Volleyball Cup senior in Abuja Mozambique double Delcio Soares and Aldexino Ninuja defeated Goodluck Anyasodike and Godwin Shekaru 21-16 , 21-15 In…

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CAVB Zone 3 Day 1

15th April,2019 PRESS RELEASE The Zone 3 Africa volleyball clubs championship served off on Monday at the indoor sports hall of the University of Lagos with eight matches in the male and female categories played with 3-0 set recorded in the most of the matches. One of the Nigeria’s representatives, Police volleyball club defeated Entente volleyball club of Benin 3-0 in the first match of pool A in the male category, the defending champions, Police volleyball club of Ghana displayed it’s prowess mauling its counterpart from Togo, OTR Volleyball club…

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Nigeria is Set to Host the Zone 3

Paul Atchoe, the Zone 3 President, Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB), on Sunday said that Nigeria was ready to stage the 3rd CAVB Club Championships scheduled to hold in Lagos. Atchoe told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that four countries with 11 teams would compete for honours at the competition biled for the University of Lagos, Akoka Volleyball Hall from April 14 to April 18. “We are happy that Nigeria has taking up the responsibility to organise the competition which promises to be exciting and very competitive. “Already we…

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Nigeria Wins Bronze In Africa U21 Beach

Nigeria Wins Bronze At U21 Beach Volleyball Championship In Cairo  Nigeria’s male volleyball team has beaten hosts Egypt to win bronze at the U-21 Beach Volleyball Championship in Cairo and also booked a place at the World Championship scheduled for June in Thailand. The duo of Eze Collins and Emmanuel Okeke ignored the noise from the home fans and put up a spirited performance to beat Egypt 2-0 (21-15 21-16). The Nigeria boys lost to Mozambique in a tensed semi-final match which ended 2-1 (21-18, 20-22, 15-13) in favour of…

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