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Thursday, August 16, 2018
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Players: 10436 7897 18333
Tournaments: 1792 1374 3166
 
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Jeff Lipscomb 65
Yayah Rodiah 51
Francois Bouyra 50
Carl Henkel 49
Robert Hevezi 47
Alexa Parisotto 47
Tania Gooley 45
Agus Salim 45
Dawn Tischauser 44
Borrje Schneider 44
Pascal Koepfli 44
Carlos Siri 40
Florian Gosch 38
Andrejevs Sandris 36
Mahfoud Moussa 35
Patrick Volosin 35
Marta Andrade 35
Kelsey Culver 34
Travis Moran 33
Sarah Pavan 32
Yeukai Mukurambira 32
Maria Prokopeva 32
Nicole Ferguson 31
Lasse Maijala 31
Daniel Erazo 31
Leland Bjerke 30
Aneta Gancarczyk 28
Marta Menegatti 28
Katja Blatnik 28
Brett Greiner 27
Anton Bakhmetyev 27
Bartosz Ksiezarek 26
Kyle Stevenson 26
Kristine Monforte 26
Susanna Nordgren 25
Delaney Knudsen 23
Seda Canl? 23
Sarah Sponcil 22
Kimberly Arguedas 22
Luis Rodriguez 22
Marios Stroukarevits 20
Marcus Moore 20
 
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Beach Volleyball History
In 1952
Connie Keller and Peely Wilson won the Parks & Rec State Doubles Championship.  It was the 1st win for Connie Keller, the 1st win for Peely Wilson, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1959
Joe Bena and Larry Scott won the Parks & Rec San Diego Open.  It was the 2nd win for Joe Bena, the 3rd win for Larry Scott, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 1970
Ron Lang and Ron Von Hagen won the Parks & Rec Mission Beach Open.  It was the 40th win for Ron Lang, the 34th win for Ron Von Hagen, and the 17th win for the team.
In 1981
Karch Kiraly and Sinjin Smith won the Parks & Rec Santa Monica Sports and Arts Festival.  It was the 17th win for Karch Kiraly, the 18th win for Sinjin Smith, and the 15th win for the team.
In 1981
Kathy Gregory and Kathy Hanley won the Parks & Rec Hermosa Beach Open.  It was the 27th win for Kathy Gregory, the 5th win for Kathy Hanley, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 1987
Sinjin Smith and Randy Stoklos won the AVP Miller Lite New York Open.  It was the 80th win for Sinjin Smith, the 56th win for Randy Stoklos, and the 55th win for the team.
In 1992
Mike Dodd and Pat Powers won the AVP/Miller Lite Seal Beach Open.  It was the 58th win for Mike Dodd, the 13th win for Pat Powers, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1998
Adam Johnson and Karch Kiraly won the AVP Miller Lite U.S. Championships.  It was the 38th win for Adam Johnson, the 135th win for Karch Kiraly, and the 10th win for the team.
In 1998
Joao Brenha and Miguel Maia won the FIVB Belgium Open.  It was the 1st win for Joao Brenha, the 1st win for Miguel Maia, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1998
Shelda Bede and Adriana Behar won the FIVB China Open.  It was the 9th win for Shelda Bede, the 9th win for Adriana Behar, and the 9th win for the team.
In 1998
Jan Ferreira and Fred Souza won the FIVB Nescafe Beach Volley Challenger.  It was the 1st win for Jan Ferreira, the 1st win for Fred Souza, and the 1st win for the team.
In 1998
Danalee Bragado-Corso and Gracie Santana-Baeni won the FIVB Switzerland Satellite.  It was the 1st win for Danalee Bragado-Corso, the 1st win for Gracie Santana-Baeni, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2003
Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings won the AVP Huntington Beach Open Presented by Bud Light.  It was the 21st win for Misty May-Treanor, the 16th win for Kerri Walsh Jennings, and the 16th win for the team.
In 2009
Dmitri Barsouk and Igor Kolodinsky won the FIVB Otera Open.  It was the 4th win for Dmitri Barsouk, the 2nd win for Igor Kolodinsky, and the 2nd win for the team.
In 2009
Phil Dalhausser and Todd Rogers won the AVP Crocs Tour San Francisco Open presented by Barefoot Wine.  It was the 44th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 56th win for Todd Rogers, and the 43rd win for the team.
In 2009
Jennifer Kessy and April Ross won the AVP Crocs Tour San Francisco Open presented by Barefoot Wine.  It was the 10th win for Jennifer Kessy, the 8th win for April Ross, and the 8th win for the team.
In 2009
Ivan Mercer and Jason Wight won the AVP YG Muskegon Young Guns.  It was the 2nd win for Ivan Mercer, the 2nd win for Jason Wight, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2009
Erin Gray and Kathryn Piening won the AVP YG Muskegon Young Guns.  It was the 1st win for Erin Gray, the 1st win for Kathryn Piening, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2009
Alexander Walkenhorst and Stefan Windscheif won the   CEV U23 European Championships.  It was the 1st win for Alexander Walkenhorst, the 2nd win for Stefan Windscheif, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2009
Britta Buthe and Julia Grossner won the   CEV U23 European Championships.  It was the 1st win for Britta Buthe, the 1st win for Julia Grossner, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2015
Katarina Schillerwein and Cinja Tillmann won the   2015 CEV Beach Volleyball European Timisoara Satellite.  It was the 1st win for Katarina Schillerwein, the 2nd win for Cinja Tillmann, and the 1st win for the team.
In 2015
Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 77th win for Phil Dalhausser, the 6th win for Nick Lucena, and the 3rd win for the team.
In 2015
Jennifer Fopma and April Ross won the AVP Manhattan Beach Open.  It was the 6th win for Jennifer Fopma, the 44th win for April Ross, and the 2nd win for the team.
 
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8/15/2018
Qualification for #EuroBeachVolleyU18 in Brno is over!
Brno, Czech Republic, August 15, 2018. Two men’s pairs out of four and two women’s teams out of five made it through to the Main Draw of #EuroBeachVolleyU18 that starts on Thursday.
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Czech Republic ready to host #EuroBeachVolleyU18 once again!
Brno, Czech Republic, August 15, 2018. The 2018 edition of #EuroBeachVolleyU18 starts on Wednesday afternoon at the Brno Reservoir, in Sokol Brno Areal.
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Hamburg, Germany, August 15, 2018 -The last time Anders Mol and Christian Sorum met Michal Bryl and Grzegorz Fijalek of Poland on the FIVB World Tour, the Norwegians allows their gold medal opponent at the Vienna Major 29 points during their two-set win at the August 5 Beach Major Series event in the Austrian capital.
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Hamburg, Germany, August 15, 2018 - After losing the gold medal match four months ago at the Commonwealth Games to Melissa Humana-Paredes and Sarah Pavan, Australians Mariafe Artacho and Taliqua Clancy gained revenge here Wednesday by defeating the Canadians in an opening women’s contest at the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals.
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Keizer excited by early success after beach volleyball return
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European men reign at World Tour Finals
Hamburg, Germany, August 15, 2018 - When Sunday comes about at the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tours Finals Hamburg ’18 presented by Vodafone, men’s teams from the European continent will fill the podium at the season-ending international event at Rothenbaum Stadium.
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8/14/2018
Pool play launches Beach Volleyball World Tour Finals in Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany, August 14, 2018 - The fourth edition of the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals starts here Wednesday with a 12-match pool play schedule at Rothenbaum Stadium featuring eight men and four women contests during the first of five days of competition.
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8/13/2018
FIVB World Tour season to reach climax in Hamburg
Lausanne, Switzerland, August 13, 2018 - After nearly 12 months of competition that started last September in France, the 2017-2018 international season concludes this week in Germany with the fourth annual Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals presented by Vodafone where the men's and women's gold medallists will be awarded the largest winner's checks in the history of the sport.
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8/12/2018
Myskiv and Samoday do it again, claiming second gold in second World Tour appearance!
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 12, 2018 – Taras Myskiv and Valeriy Samoday did it again! The Russian pair repeated their feat from Ljubljana last week and went all the way from the qualifications to the top of the men’s podium at the Vaduz one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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Latvians back on top with Moscow gold
Moscow, Russia, August 12, 2018 – Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Janis Smedins won their second FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour gold medal of 2018 when they defeated Alison Cerutti and Andre Steyn in the Moscow 4-Star gold medal match on Sunday.
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Ross and Hughes hit top spot in Moscow
Moscow, Russia, August 12, 2018 – Summer Ross and Sara Hughes ensured that their first season together on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour has a golden glow to it when they won the final of the Moscow 4-Star tournament on Sunday.
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8/11/2018
Brouwer & Meeuwsen looking for a proper end for golden season
Hamburg, Germany, August 12, 2018 – Seven of the ten men’s teams competing at the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals presented by Vodafone in Hamburg this week have enjoyed the feeling of topping the podium in a World Tour event in the 2017-2018season, but none of them has done it as much as Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen of the Netherlands.
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Antonelli & Carolina want to validate their season in Hamburg
Hamburg, Germany, August 11, 2018 – The beach volleyball elite is set to reunite again in Hamburg as the city hosts the Beach Volleyball FIVB World Tour Finals presented by Vodafone for the second straight year and while most of the athletes competing in the women’s event will be making their return to the German harbour city, Maria Antonelli and Carolina Salgado will have their first shot at the most coveted title of the 2017-2018 season.
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Low seeds occupy Vaduz women’s podium
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 11, 2018 – 14th-seeded Americans Alexandra Wheeler and Lara Dykstra won gold at the Vaduz one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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Lion King continues to roar as Samoilovs and Smedins lead way to Moscow final
Moscow, Russia, August 11, 2018 – Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Janis Smedins had to dig deep and find their very best form to beat Russia’s Oleg Stoyanovskiy and Igor Velichko and make it through the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Moscow 4-Star tournament semifinals on Saturday.
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Former teammates to face each other in Vaduz semis
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 11, 2018 – An interesting clash between former teammates shaped up in one of the men’s semifinals at the Vaduz one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour. Sergiy Popov of Ukraine and Valeriy Samoday, now of Russia, who became 2009 U19 world champions and 2011 U21 world champions together under the Ukrainian flag, will now battle against each other for a spot in the big final.
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Ross and Hughes one step away from golden finish to Moscow 4-Star
Moscow, Russia, August 11, 2018 – Summer Ross and Sara Hughes capped their first season together by reaching the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Moscow 4-Star final on Saturday.
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8/10/2018
USA v Switzerland and Poland v Greece in Vaduz women’s semifinals
Vaduz, Liechtenstein, August 10, 2018 – The top-seeded team and three pairs seeded in the bottom half of the main draw advanced to the women’s semifinals at the Vaduz one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.
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Aug 15-19, 2018 CEV Jr/Youth U18 Beach Volleyball European Championship, Brno, Czech Republic M
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Aug 23-26, 2018 FIVB Siofok One Star, Hungary M € 5,000
Aug 23-26, 2018 FIVB Siofok One Star, Hungary W € 5,000
Aug 28-Sep 1, 2018 FIVB Montpellier One Star, France M € 5,000
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