FrancsJeux: Le president du volley-ball mondial soupconne de detournements de fonds

FrancsJeux reports that the World Volleyball president is suspected of embezzlement


FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships -- Photodesk

(ATR) Around the Rings' Brian Pinelli was on the scene for the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships.

Volleyball Leaders Target Olympic Tier-One Status

(ATR) The success of the beach volleyball world championships in Vienna could bode well in efforts to elevate the sport.

Graca Re-elected Volleyball President

(ATR) Ary Graça vows to find new ways to modernize the sport after being handed another eight years at the helm of the FIVB

Volleyball World Congress Returns to Argentina -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also: high hopes for 3x3 basketball at Tokyo 2020; ITTF president announces candidacy; FIFA names new CCO.

Maracanazinho Lights Up Rio Games

(ATR) It was the fairy tale finish Brazil had hoped and prayed for - gold in the men’s volleyball.

Maracanazinho Magic: Volleyball Lights Up Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Volleyball at the iconic Maracanãzinho is the ultimate family sport entertainment. 

UCI Gives European Broadcasting Union Media Distribution Rights -- Federations Focus

(ATR) Also; Costa Rica to host surfing world championships; FIVB president Ary Graca unopposed for reelection.

FIVB Volleyball World Tour Finals -- Photodesk

(ATR) Around the Rings was on-the-scene for the final day of competition at the FIVB beach volleyball world tour.

FIVB President: Volleyball Headed for Golden Era

(ATR) FIVB president Ary Graça says volleyball is headed to the upper echelon of Olympic sports.

Beach Volleyball Worlds Near Finale in The Netherlands

(ATR) Ten-day tournament played in four Dutch cities closes this weekend... Moscow, Boston eye 2017 worlds... New world record

Photodesk -- Women`s Volleyball World Championship

(ATR) Go inside the women's volleyball championship held in Milan over the weekend.

Volleyball Federation Defends President; Hockey Changes Game Structure for Rio UPDATED

(ATR) Russian/Ukranian boxing won't be canceled. despite current political situation...

FIVB Unveils Sponsor; Talks Future of Sport

(ATR) Honda is now a worldwide sponsor for the International Volleyball Federation. Ed Hula III has more from St. Petersburg.

Top Story Replay - Graca Settles Into FIVB Presidency

(ATR) Ary Graca tells Around the Rings “how many exciting opportunities we have to grow our sport” is his biggest surprise since taking office as president of the International Volleyball Federation. This story was originally published Nov. 21.

Graca Settles Into FIVB Presidency

(ATR) Ary Graca tells Around the Rings “how many exciting opportunities we have to grow our sport” is his biggest surprise since taking office as president of the International Volleyball Federation.

Lausanne Latest - Rogge Returns, Felli Honored, Volleyball's New Chief

(ATR) IOC president back after hip repairs ... French honors for Felli ... New FIVB president arrives in Lausanne ... ATR’s Ed Hula reports from the Capitale Olympique ...

Ary Graca Elected FIVB President

(ATR) Ary Graca of Brazil makes history as the fourth president of the International Volleyball Federation – and the first to be democratically elected.

Democracy the Focus as Volleyball Congress Heads to Disneyland

(ATR) Outgoing president Jizhong Wei sees no shame in touting Friday’s vote to replace him as the first democratic election in the FIVB’s 65-year history.

Meet the Candidates for FIVB President

(ATR) Candidates for FIVB president tell Around the Rings the first contested election in their federation’s 65-year history comes at a critical time for volleyball. ATR's Matthew Grayson reports.

Olympic Newsdesk: Madrid Venue Changes Possible; Jungwirth Trial Postponed; JOC Visits PM

(ATR) Madrid considers ways to “significantly reduce” Games costs… New date for resumption of Heinz Jungwirth trial… Japanese Olympic Committee, Olympians, receive encouragement from PM… More inside.

Michelle Obama to USOC Summit; Samsung Unveils Olympic Phone; Paris 1924

(ATR) First Lady to attend Team USA Media Summit ... Samsung launches official smartphone of London 2012 ... Paris 1924 anniversary ... French medal target ... Madrid 2020 showcase ... Boxing, hockey qualifiers ... More inside ...

Federations Roundup - First "Fair" Election for Volleyball; Softball, Baseball Near MOU

(ATR) Volleyball president tells Around the Rings the FIVB is in store for its first-ever democratic election ... Softball, baseball leaders tell ATR they're nearing a Memorandum of Understanding ... SportAccord speakers ... Triathlon opener ...

Federations Roundup - USA Volleyball Chief Eyes FIVB Presidency; FIBT Worlds

(ATR) USA Volleyball CEO launches bid for presidency of International Volleyball Federation ... Bobsleigh firsts in Lake Placid ... Olympic qualifying update for Asian football ... AIBA funds Olympic training camp.

Rogge Awarded Legion of Honor; Arab Games End; Pin Points

(ATR) French president bestows IOC president with honor ... Arab Games close in Doha ... Agent Orange victims group protests Dow sponsorship ... FIVB presidential race heats up ... Olympic pin news ...