1991 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Cup

The FIVB Women's World Cup 1991 was held from November 8 to 17, 1991 in 3 Cities in Japan: Tokyo, Sendai & Osaka. Twelve women's national teams played for the right to a fast lane ticket into the Olympic Tournament in Barcelona 1992.

1991 Women's World Cup
Tournament details
Host nationJapan
DatesNovember 8–17
Teams12
Venue(s) (in 3 host cities)
Champions Cuba (2nd title)
Tournament awards
MVPUnited States Caren Kemner

TeamsEdit

Group A Group B
  Soviet Union   Brazil
  Canada   China
  South Korea   Cuba
  Japan   Germany
  Peru   United States
  Spain   Kenya

First roundEdit

Pool AEdit

Rank Teams Pts Matches Sets Ratio Points Ratio
Played Won Lost Won Lost For Against
1   Soviet Union 10 5 5 0 15 5 3.000 293 215 1.363
2   Peru 8 5 3 2 12 8 1.500 278 235 1.183
3   South Korea 8 5 3 2 13 9 1.444 288 248 1.161
4   Japan 8 5 3 2 12 9 1.333 275 234 1.175
5   Canada 6 5 1 4 6 13 0.461 207 260 0.796
6   Spain 5 5 0 5 1 15 0.066 90 239 0.377
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
08/11/91 Soviet Union   3–0   Spain 15–1 15–10 15–2     45–13
08/11/91 Peru   3–2   South Korea 15–2 12–15 17–15 13–15 17–16 74–63
08/11/91 Japan   3–1   Canada 15–10 15–8 11–15 15–5   56–38
09/11/91 Soviet Union   3–1   Peru 14–16 17–15 15–7 15–11   61–49
09/11/91 South Korea   3–1   Canada 12–15 15–3 15–5 15–10   57–33
09/11/91 Japan   3–0   Spain 15–2 15–5 15–4     45–11
10/11/91 Peru   3–0   Canada 15–10 15–6 15–13     45–29
10/11/91 South Korea   3–0   Spain 15–5 15–3 15–2     45–10
10/11/91 Soviet Union   3–1   Japan 11–15 15–10 15–10 15–11   56–46
12/11/91 Soviet Union   3–2   South Korea 11–15 15–13 15–7 14–16 15–8 70–59
12/11/91 Canada   3–1   Spain 15–12 14–16 15–2 15–11   59–41
12/11/91 Japan   3–2   Peru 15–13 10–15 10–15 15–7 17–15 67–65
13/11/91 Soviet Union   3–1   Canada 16–14 15–12 15–17 15–5   61–48
13/11/91 Peru   3–0   Spain 15–3 15–11 15–1     45–15
13/11/91 South Korea   3–2   Japan 6–15 15–11 15–6 11–15 17–15 64–61

Pool BEdit

Rank Teams Pts Matches Sets Ratio Points Ratio
Played Won Lost Won Lost For Against
1   Cuba 10 5 5 0 15 3 5.000 252 174 1.448
2   China 9 5 4 1 12 4 3.000 228 153 1.490
3   United States 8 5 3 2 11 8 1.375 245 204 1.201
4   Brazil 7 5 2 3 10 9 1.111 250 210 1.190
5   Germany 6 5 1 4 3 12 0.250 146 197 0.741
6   Kenya 5 5 0 5 0 15 0.000 42 225 0.187
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
08/11/91 United States   3–2   Brazil 17–15 8–15 15–11 7–15 15–9 62–65
08/11/91 China   3–0   Germany 15–6 15–6 15–10     45–22
08/11/91 Cuba   3–0   Kenya 15–3 15–5 15–2     45–10
09/11/91 Cuba   3–0   China 15–7 15–13 16–14     46–34
09/11/91 Brazil   3–0   Germany 15–13 15–6 15–13     45–32
09/11/91 United States   3–0   Kenya 15–4 15–2 15–1     45–7
10/11/91 Germany   3–0   Kenya 15–3 15–9 15–5     45–17
10/11/91 China   3–0   Brazil 15–11 15–11 15–6     45–28
10/11/91 Cuba   3–1   United States 4–15 15–11 15–7 15–7   49–40
12/11/91 China   3–1   United States 13–15 15–12 16–14 15–12   59–53
12/11/91 Brazil   3–0   Kenya 15–4 15–0 15–0     45–4
12/11/91 Cuba   3–0   Germany 15–6 15–9 15–8     45–23
13/11/91 Cuba   3–2   Brazil 17–15 16–17 4–15 15–11 15–9 67–67
13/11/91 China   3–0   Kenya 15–2 15–0 15–2     45–4
13/11/91 United States   3–0   Germany 15–8 15–8 15–8     45–24

Final roundEdit

7th–12th PoolEdit

Rank Teams Pts Matches Sets Ratio Points Ratio
Played Won Lost Won Lost For Against
1   Japan 10 5 5 0 15 4 3.750 267 166 1.608
2   Brazil 9 5 4 1 13 3 4.333 223 123 1.813
3   Germany 8 5 3 2 11 7 1.571 239 204 1.172
4   Canada 7 5 2 3 8 10 0.800 210 199 1.055
5   Spain 6 5 1 4 4 12 0.333 137 213 0.643
6   Kenya 5 5 0 5 0 15 0.000 54 225 0.240
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
15/11/91 Japan   3–0   Kenya 15–4 15–2 15–2     45–8
15/11/91 Brazil   3–0   Spain 15–6 15–4 15–2     45–12
15/11/91 Germany   3–1   Canada 15–11 15–12 6–15 15–7   51–45
16/11/91 Japan   3–2   Germany 15–12 10–15 12–15 17–16 15–8 69–66
16/11/91 Brazil   3–0   Canada 15–5 15–6 15–12     45–23
16/11/91 Spain   3–0   Kenya 15–1 15–5 15–13     45–19
17/11/91 Japan   3–1   Brazil 15–11 7–15 15–10 15–7   52–43
17/11/91 Germany   3–0   Spain 15–8 15–8 15–12     45–28
17/11/91 Canada   3–0   Kenya 15–3 15–3 15–0     45–6

Final PoolEdit

Rank Teams Pts Matches Sets Ratio Points Ratio
Played Won Lost Won Lost For Against
1   Cuba 9 5 4 1 12 5 2.400 221 195 1.133
2   China 9 5 4 1 12 6 2.000 239 194 1.232
3   Soviet Union 9 5 4 1 13 8 1.625 270 239 1.130
4   United States 7 5 2 3 10 11 0.909 248 252 0.984
5   Peru 6 5 1 4 8 14 0.571 269 285 0.944
6   South Korea 5 5 0 5 4 15 0.267 197 279 0.706
Date Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total
15/11/91 China   3–1   Peru 15–4 15–11 6–15 15–11   51–41
15/11/91 Soviet Union   3–2   United States 15–6 8–15 7–15 15–3 15–8 60–47
15/11/91 Cuba   3–0   South Korea 15–7 15–8 15–12     45–27
16/11/91 United States   3–0   South Korea 15–10 15–6 15–10     45–26
16/11/91 China   3–1   Soviet Union 15–3 5–15 15–7 15–7   50–32
16/11/91 Cuba   3–1   Peru 15–9 15–12 2–15 15–11   47–47
17/11/91 China   3–0   South Korea 15–7 15–11 15–4     45–22
17/11/91 United States   3–2   Peru 7–15 15–11 15–5 11–15 15–12 63–58
17/11/91 Soviet Union   3–0   Cuba 15–11 17–15 15–8     47–34

Final rankingEdit

Individual awardsEdit

External linksEdit