FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup History Info

FIVB Volleyball World Cup
FIVB Volleyball World Cup

FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup is an international volleyball competitions. The first FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup was held on 1973. Below all the details of FIVB Women’s Volleyball world cup history .

FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup Info :

Sport : Volleyball

History : FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup

Founded : 1973

CEO : Ary Graca

Teams : 12

Continent : International [ FIVB ]

Most Recent Champion : China [ 4th Title ]

Most Titles : China & Cuba [ 4th Title ]

Official Website : FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup

Current Tournament : FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Cup 2019

Watch Here : Live Streaming

The first edition of the tournament won by the Soviet Union. In 1973, the first edition of this tournament Japan was the runner up and in 1977 won the Gold. In 1981 & 1985 China won the title. in 1989 Cuba won their first title.

Italy won the 2007 edition with outstanding performance and record of 11 wins in 11 games.

Now we talk about the FIVB Volleyball World Cup competition formula. In this tournament the following rules apply.

This competitions take place in Japan. A total of 12 teams participate in this competitions, ten qualified teams and two teams per invitation. Japan are always pre-qualified as host nation.

The top two teams qualify for the Olympics Games .The tournament follow the tight rules and regulations only 12 players are allowed and no replacement is permitted, even in the case of injuries.

Participating Nations – FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup

Algaria

Argentina

Brazil

Bulgaria

Canada

China

Croatia

Cuba

Dominican Republic

Egypt

Germany

Hungray

Italy

Japan

Kenya

Netherlands

Peru

Poland

Russia

Serbia

South Korea

Spain

Thailand

Tunisia

Turkey

United States

Uruguay

Discontinued Nations

East Germany

Soviet Union

Most Valuable Player in FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup :

Year – Player Name – Country Name

1981 –  Sun Jinfang (CHN)

1985 –  Lang Ping (CHN)

1989 –  Mireya Luis (CUB)

1991 –  Caren Kemner (USA)

1995 –  Mireya Luis (CUB)

1999 –  Taismary Agüero (CUB)

2003 –  Małgorzata Glinka (POL)

2007 –  Simona Gioli (ITA)

2011 –  Carolina Costagrande (ITA)

2015 –  Zhu Ting (CHN)

Medal Summary – FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Cup

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Cuba 4 2 0 6
2  China 4 1 3 8
3  Italy 2 0 0 2
4 Russia[A] 1 2 3 6
5  Japan 1 2 0 3
6  Brazil 0 3 1 4
7 USA 0 1 3 4
8  Serbia 0 1 0 1
9 South Korea 0 0 2 2