2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship qualification

The 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship featured 24 teams. One place was allocated to the hosts, Poland, but no automatic place is given to the defending champions, Brazil. The remaining 23 places were determined by a qualification process, in which entrants from among the other teams from the five FIVB confederations competed.[1][2]

Qualified teamsEdit

Team Qualified as Qualification date Appearance
in finals
  Poland Host Country 018 September 2008 16th
  Argentina 2013 CSV Runners-up 029 August 2013 11th
  Brazil 2013 CSV Champions 039 August 2013 16th
  Australia AVC Pool A Winners 048 September 2013 6th
  South Korea AVC Pool D Winners 058 September 2013 9th
  Iran AVC Pool B Winners 0613 September 2013 5th
  Venezuela CSV Qualifier Winners 0715 September 2013 11th
  China AVC Pool C Winners 0822 September 2013 13th
  Russia 2013 CEV Champions 0928 September 2013 18th1
  Italy 2013 CEV Runners-up 1028 September 2013 16th
  Germany CEV Pool K Winners 115 January 2014 6th2
  Serbia CEV Pool J Winners 125 January 2014 9th3
  Bulgaria CEV Pool I Winners 135 January 2014 17th
  Belgium CEV Pool L Winners 145 January 2014 8th
  France CEV Third Round Best Runners-up 155 January 2014 15th
  Finland CEV Pool M Winners 165 January 2014 7th
  Egypt CAVB Pool U Winners 1710 February 2014 8th
  Cameroon CAVB Pool T Winners 1817 February 2014 3rd
  Tunisia CAVB Pool V Winners 197 March 2014 9th
  United States NORCECA Pool O Winners 2018 May 2014 15th
  Canada NORCECA Pool Q Winners 2119 May 2014 10th
  Cuba NORCECA Pool P Winners 2224 May 2014 14th
  Mexico NORCECA Pool R Winners 2325 May 2014 5th
  Puerto Rico NORCECA Playoff Winners 2420 July 2014 4th
1.^ Competed as Soviet Union from 1949 to 1990; 6th appearance as Russia.
2.^ Competed as West Germany from 1956 to 1966; 4th appearance as Germany.
3.^ Competed as SFR Yugoslavia from 1956 to 1970 and Serbia and Montenegro (FR Yugoslavia) from 1998 to 2006; 2nd appearance as Serbia.

Confederation qualification processesEdit

The distribution by confederation for the 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Championship was:[1]

  • Asia and Oceania (AVC): 4 places
  • Africa (CAVB): 3 places
  • Europe (CEV): 8 places (+ Poland qualified automatically as host nation for a total of 9 places)
  • South America (CSV): 3 places
  • North America (NORCECA): 5 places

AVCEdit

CAVBEdit

CEVEdit

CSVEdit

NORCECAEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "2014 World Championships – 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Playoff Round Tournaments" (PDF). FIVB. 9 March 2012. Retrieved 26 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Record registration for FIVB Volleyball World Championships". FIVB. 1 February 2013.

External linksEdit