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Saturday, August 17, 2019
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Players: 10879 8317 19196
Tournaments: 1861 1444 3305
 
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Darmi Sudarmi 53
Laura Menon 52
Corey Kleven 49
John Lewis 47
Roland Jungwirth 47
Art Barron 45
Marcia Bradbeer 44
Inguna Minusa 42
Dif Nadjib 41
Jani Saisa 41
Jeff Wootton 37
Luca Foschini 37
Iuliana Elena Farcas 37
Samaa Miyagawa 36
Isabelle Pahlsson 35
Wang Pan 35
Janis Straume 33
Daniela Loureiro 32
Daniela Hradecka 30
Casey Santamaria 29
Chris Flood 28
Lizi Cambula 25
Freja Foged 24
Antti Ropponen 24
Allie Elson 23
Rajahl Moxey 23
Kaewta Noramart 22
Kseniia Timofeeva 22
Ieva Petrova 20
Francesca Gettings 20
Immanuel Zurcher 19
Melirona Avdullahu 16
 
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1963
Mike Bright and Mike O'Hara won the Parks & Rec Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 10th win for Mike Bright, the 17th win for Mike O'Hara, and the 10th win for the team.
In 1975
Greg Lee and Jim Menges won the Parks & Rec Winston Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 12th win for Greg Lee, the 12th win for Jim Menges, and the 10th win for the team.
In 1980
Andy Fishburn and Dane Selznick won the Parks & Rec Santa Monica Sports and Arts Festival Open.  It was the 11th win for Andy Fishburn, the 8th win for Dane Selznick, and the 6th win for the team.
In 1980
Peter Ehrman and Karch Kiraly won the Parks & Rec Hawaii State Open.  It was the 1st win for Peter Ehrman, the 12th win for Karch Kiraly, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1980
Ann Cunningham and Nina Matthies won the Parks & Rec Hermosa Beach Open.  It was the 4th win for Ann Cunningham, the 11th win for Nina Matthies, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 1986
Linda Hanley and Nina Matthies won the AVP Miller Lite Chicago Open.  It was the 30th win for Linda Hanley, the 39th win for Nina Matthies, and the 28th win for the team.
In 1986
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Lite Beer Chicago Open.  It was the 64th win for Sinjin Smith, the 40th win for Randy Stoklos, and the 39th win for the team.
In 1991
Karch Kiraly and Kent Steffes won the AVP Jose Cuervo Gold Crown Santa Cruz.  It was the 45th win for Karch Kiraly, the 15th win for Kent Steffes, and the 7th win for the team.
In 1997
Adam Johnson and Karch Kiraly won the AVP Miller Lite Minneapolis Open.  It was the 32nd win for Adam Johnson, the 129th win for Karch Kiraly, and the 4th win for the team.
In 1997
Ze Marco de Melo and Emanuel Rego won the FIVB Belgium Open.  It was the 14th win for Ze Marco de Melo, the 14th win for Emanuel Rego, and the 14th win for the team.
In 1997
Lisa Arce and Holly McPeak won the FIVB Korea Open.  It was the 14th win for Lisa Arce, the 48th win for Holly McPeak, and the 14th win for the team.
In 2003
Rebekka Kadijk and Marrit Leenstra won the FIVB Lianyungang Open.  It was the 1st win for Rebekka Kadijk, the 1st win for Marrit Leenstra, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2003
Brent Doble and Karch Kiraly won the AVP Huntington Beach Open Presented by Bud Light.  It was the 5th win for Brent Doble, the 143rd win for Karch Kiraly, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2003
Patrick Heuscher and Stefan Kobel won the FIVB Switzerland Satellite.  It was the 3rd win for Patrick Heuscher, the 4th win for Stefan Kobel, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2014
Mike Placek and Austin Rester won the   NVL Milwaukee Indy Fest.  It was the 1st win for Mike Placek, the 2nd win for Austin Rester, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2014
Karolina Marciniak and Priscilla Piantadosi-Lima won the   NVL Milwaukee Indy Fest.  It was the 4th win for Karolina Marciniak, the 3rd win for Priscilla Piantadosi-Lima, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2014
Phil Dalhausser and Sean Rosenthal won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 76th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 23rd win for Sean Rosenthal, and the 8th win for the team.
In 2014
April Ross and Kerri Walsh Jennings won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 38th win for April Ross, the 121st win for Kerri Walsh Jennings, and the 11th win for the team.
In 2016
Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst won the FIVB 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.  It was the 19th win for Laura Ludwig, the 12th win for Kira Walkenhorst, and the 10th win for the team.
 
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8/15/2019
Qualifiers Guto & Saymon win two tie-breakers in Moscow main draw
Moscow, Russia, August 15, 2019 – Wild cards Gustavo Albrecht Carvalhaes & Saymon Barbosa Santos of Brazil, who advanced to the men’s main draw at the four-star Moscow stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour from Wednesday’s qualifications, continued their winning streak on Thursday, snatching two come-from-behind tie-breaker wins to top Pool D and progress directly to the round of 16, along with seven other pairs.
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Birthday girl wins twice to top Moscow pool
Moscow, Russia, August 15, 2019 – Legendary American Kerri Walsh Jennings, who celebrates her 41st birthday on Thursday playing at the Moscow four-star stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, and her partner Brooke Sweat also celebrated two victories on the sand to become one of eight women’s teams to top their pools and advance straight to the second knockout round.
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Newly-crowned European champs hope for World Tour success next
Moscow, Russia, August 15, 2019 – Tina Graudina & Anastasija Kravcenoka claimed the CEV European Championship title in Moscow last week. Although they are only 21 and 22 years old, respectively, these young Latvian athletes have already made a name for themselves on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour and this continental crown is as logical as it is sensational.
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8/14/2019
AVP Gold Series MBO: Event Guide - AVP Beach Volleyball
It’s Christmas in August and that’s because it’s the Granddaddy of ‘em all… the Wimbledon of beach volleyball… the Super Bowl of our sport. Whatever you want to call it, it’s the most highly-anticipated beach volleyball event of the year for athletes and fans— the AVP Gold Series Manhattan Beach Open.
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Walsh Jennings celebrates her birthday at Moscow event
Moscow, Russia, August 14, 2019 - When Kerri Walsh Jennings takes to the sand here on Thursday during the opening pool play rounds in Moscow, she will be celebrating her birthday at an FIVB-sanctioned beach volleyball event for the fourth time.
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Ehlers & Flueggen excited about both Moscow and Rome main draws
Moscow, Russia, August 14, 2019 – On the very same day Germany’s Nils Ehlers & Lars Flueggen qualified for the men’s main draw at the Moscow four-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, to double their excitement, the direct main draw spots for next month’s World Tour Finals in Rome were officially confirmed and Ehlers & Flueggen are among them.
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Tough battles for women’s main draw vacancies at Moscow
Moscow, Russia, August 14, 2019 – Wednesday’s qualification matches for the vacant spots in the women’s main draw of the Moscow four-star stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour offered the spectators at the Luzhniki sports complex fierce battles, many of which extended to tie-breaker sets.
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Van Driel and Schoon aiming for more success, at Knokke-Heist 1-Star
Knokke-Heist, Belgium, August 14, 2019 – Emi van Driel and Raïsa Schoon will try to maintain their strong run of form in 2019 when they compete at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Knokke-Heist 1-Star tournament.
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High seeds advance to men’s main draw at Moscow
Moscow, Russia, August 14, 2019 – The men’s qualifications at the four-star Moscow stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour did not provide for any surprises as for the most part the higher seeds lived up to their status and emerged with tickets to Thursday’s 32-team main draw.
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8/13/2019
Moscow beach action resumes with four-star World Tour event
Moscow, Russia, August 13, 2019 – One of FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour’s iconic venues, Russian capital Moscow, is ready to host yet another four-star stop, a US$ 300,000 double-gender tournament running from August 14 through 18 at the magnificent Luzhniki sports complex.
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8/12/2019
Russia & Belgium host next FIVB World Tour events
Lausanne, Switzerland, August 12, 2019 - Four weekends of international beach volleyball action on the 2018-2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour calendar remain starting with this week’s double gender tournaments in Belgium and Russia.
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8/11/2019
19-year-old twin brothers triumph at Miguel Pereira
Miguel Pereira, Brazil, August 11, 2019 – 19-year-old Brazilian twin brothers Renato Andrew Lima de Carvalho & Rafael Andrew Lima de Carvalho triumphed with the men’s title at the Miguel Pereira one-star stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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Andressa & Diana top all-Brazilian podium at Miguel Pereira
Miguel Pereira, Brazil, August 11, 2019 – Wild cards Andressa Cavalcanti Ramalho & Diana Bellas Romariz Silva, seeded fourth in the main draw bracket at the Miguel Pereira one-star stop on the 2019 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour, topped the all-Brazilian podium of the event.
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Cottafava and Windisch complete golden run in Budapest
Budapest, Hungary, August 11, 2019 – Samuele Cottafava and Jakob Windisch completed their run from the Budapest 1-Star qualifying rounds to gold medal on Sunday and in doing so topped an FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour tournament for the first time.
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Upcoming Tournaments
Dates Tour Tournament Gender Purse
Aug 14-18, 2019 FIVB Moscow Four Star, Russia M US$150,000
Aug 14-18, 2019 FIVB Moscow Four Star, Russia W US$150,000
Aug 15-18, 2019 AVP Gold Series Manhattan Beach Open M $150,000
Aug 15-18, 2019 AVP Gold Series Manhattan Beach Open W $150,000
Aug 15-18, 2019 FIVB Knokke-Heist One Star, Belgium M € 5,000
Aug 15-18, 2019 FIVB Knokke-Heist One Star, Belgium W € 5,000
Aug 21-25, 2019 FIVB Jurmala Three Star, Latvia M US$75,000
Aug 21-24, 2019 FIVB Rubavu One Star, Rubawu, Rwanda M US$5,000
Aug 21-24, 2019 FIVB Rubavu One Star, Rubawu, Rwanda W US$5,000
Aug 22-25, 2019 FIVB Zhongwei Two Star, China W US$25,000
Aug 24-27, 2019 FIVB Salalah One Star, Oman M US$5,000
Aug 27-31, 2019 FIVB Montpellier One Star, France M € 5,000
Aug 28-Sep 1, 2019 AVP Gold Series Championships, Chicago M&W $300,000
Aug 28-Sep 1, 2019 FIVB Oslo One Star, Norway M € 5,000
Sep 4-8, 2019 FIVB World Tour Finals, Rome, Italy M US$300,000
Sep 4-8, 2019 FIVB World Tour Finals, Rome, Italy W US$300,000
Sep 13-15, 2019 NORCECA NORCECA Continental Tour Punta Cana, Dominican Republic M TBD
Sep 13-15, 2019 NORCECA NORCECA Continental Tour Punta Cana, Dominican Republic W TBD



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