1952 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship

The 1952 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship was the first edition of the tournament, organised by the world's governing body, the FIVB. It was held in Moscow, Soviet Union from 17 to 29 August 1952.[1]

1952 Women's World Championship
Tournament details
Host nation Soviet Union
CityMoscow
Dates17–29 August
Teams8
Officially opened byJoseph Stalin
Champions Soviet Union (1st title)
First

Participating teamsEdit

FormatEdit

The tournament was played in a single round-robin format, all eight participant teams in a single pool and played each other once.[1]

SquadsEdit

  CzechoslovakiaEdit

  PolandEdit

  Soviet UnionEdit

Round robinEdit

PoolEdit

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Soviet Union 14 7 0 21 0 MAX 315 101 3.119
2   Poland 13 6 1 18 6 3.000 315 201 1.567
3   Czechoslovakia 12 5 2 16 8 2.000 298 245 1.216
4   Bulgaria 11 4 3 15 12 1.250 333 293 1.137
5   Romania 10 3 4 11 13 0.846 272 287 0.948
6   Hungary 9 2 5 8 16 0.500 234 292 0.801
7   France 8 1 6 5 18 0.278 185 299 0.619
8   India 7 0 7 0 21 0.000 81 315 0.257
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
17 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   Bulgaria 15–10 15–4 15–6     45–20
17 Aug Czechoslovakia   3–0   Romania 15–10 15–12 15–4     45–26
18 Aug Poland   3–0   Hungary 15–5 15–3 15–5     45–13
18 Aug Romania   3–0   India 15–7 15–7 15–1     45–15
19 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   India 15–0 15–1 15–1     45–2
19 Aug Romania   3–0   France 15–7 15–4 16–14     46–25
20 Aug Czechoslovakia   3–0   Hungary 15–9 15–8 15–9     45–26
20 Aug Poland   3–1   Bulgaria 15–12 15–9 4–15 15–9   49–45
21 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   Hungary 15–2 15–5 15–4     45–11
21 Aug Czechoslovakia   3–0   France 15–4 15–1 15–0     45–5
22 Aug France   3–0   India 15–6 15–2 15–3     45–11
22 Aug Bulgaria   3–1   Romania 15–10 16–18 15–12 15–9   61–49
23 Aug Czechoslovakia   3–0   India 15–7 15–11 15–12     45–30
23 Aug Hungary   3–1   France 15–4 12–15 15–13 15–7   57–39
23 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   Romania 15–5 15–3 15–7     45–15
24 Aug Poland   3–0   India 15–1 15–3 15–0     45–4
24 Aug Romania   3–1   Hungary 9–15 15–1 15–13 15–11   54–40
25 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   France 15–2 15–3 15–7     45–12
25 Aug Poland   3–1   Czechoslovakia 15–5 15–8 10–15 15–5   55–33
26 Aug Czechoslovakia   3–2   Bulgaria 15–3 5–15 15–11 13–15 16–14 64–58
26 Aug Hungary   3–0   India 15–2 15–6 15–2     45–10
26 Aug Poland   3–0   France 15–7 15–7 15–10     45–24
27 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   Poland 15–8 15–4 15–8     45–20
27 Aug Bulgaria   3–1   France 15–6 5–15 15–4 15–10   50–35
28 Aug Bulgaria   3–0   India 15–1 15–4 15–4     45–9
28 Aug Poland   3–1   Romania 15–10 11–15 15–5 15–7   56–37
29 Aug Bulgaria   3–1   Hungary 15–5 9–15 15–12 15–10   54–42
29 Aug Soviet Union   3–0   Czechoslovakia 15–10 15–5 15–6     45–21

Final standingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "WOMEN'S WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 1952". FIVB. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Women Volleyball I World Championship 1952 Moskva". todor66.com. Retrieved 15 October 2017.

External linksEdit