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2016 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix

The 2016 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix was the 24th edition of the annual women's international volleyball tournament played by 28 teams from 3 June to 10 July 2016. The Group 1 final round was held in Bangkok, Thailand.[1] Brazil captured their record eleventh title in the tournament after a 3–2 win over defending champions United States.[2] In the bronze medal match, The Netherlands prevailed in five sets over Russia.[3] Natália Pereira was elected the most valuable player.[4]

2016 World Grand Prix
2016 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix Finals.png
Tournament details
Host nation  Thailand
City Bangkok (Group 1 Final)
Dates 3 June – 10 July
Teams 28 (from 5 confederations)
Venue(s) 20 (in 20 host cities)
Champions  Brazil (11th title)
Runners-up  United States
Third place  Netherlands
Fourth place  Russia
Tournament awards
MVP Brazil Natália Pereira
Best Setter Thailand Nootsara Tomkom
Best OH Brazil Sheilla Castro
United States Kimberly Hill
Best MB United States Rachael Adams
Brazil Thaísa Menezes
Best OPP Netherlands Lonneke Slöetjes
Best Libero China Lin Li
Tournament statistics
Matches played 121
Best scorer Russia Goncharova (185 points)
Best spiker Italy Egonu (46.05%)
Best blocker Russia Zaryazhko (1.22)
Best server Thailand Ajcharaporn (0.45)
Best setter Japan Tashiro (4.86)
Best digger Russia Malova (3.08)
Best receiver Thailand Wilavan (53.85%)
Official website
FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix

In the Group 2 finals held in Varna, Bulgaria, Dominican Republic defeated Poland in five sets and earned a promotion to Group 1 for the 2017 season.[5][6]

Moreover, in the Group 3 finals in Almaty, Kazakhstan, Croatia defeated the home team in straight sets to earn a promotion to Group 2 in the 2017 edition.[7][8]

Contents

QualificationEdit

FormatEdit

Intercontinental roundEdit

  • Group 1, the 12 teams were drawn in 9 pools of 4 teams. In each pool, all teams will compete in round robin format. The results of all 9 pools will combine in 1 ranking table. The hosts and the top five ranked teams will play in the final round. The last ranked team after the Intercontinental Round could be relegated if the winners of the Group 2 Final Round can meet the promotion requirements set by the FIVB.
  • Group 2, the 8 teams were drawn in 4 pools of 4 teams. In each pool, all teams will compete in round robin format. The results of all 4 pools will combine in 1 ranking table. The hosts and the top three ranked teams will play in the final round. The last ranked team after the Intercontinental Round could be relegated if the winners of the Group 3 Final Round can meet the promotion requirements set by the FIVB.
  • Group 3, the 8 teams were drawn in 4 pools of 4 teams. In each pool, all teams will compete in round robin format. The results of all 4 pools will combine in 1 ranking table. The hosts and the top three ranked teams will play in the final round.

Final roundEdit

  • Group 1, the 6 teams in the final round will be divided in 2 pools determined by the serpentine system. The host team will be at the top position and the other teams will be allocated by their rankings in the preliminary round. The top 2 teams from each pool will play in the semifinals. The winning teams will play in the final match for the gold medals.
  • Group 2 and Group 3, the host team will face the last ranked team among the qualified teams in the semifinals. The other 2 teams will play against each other in the other semifinal. The winning teams will play in the final match for the gold medals and a chance for promotion.

Pools compositionEdit

The pools composition was announced on 19 August 2015.[9]

Group 1 Group 2 Group 3
Week 2 Week 1
Pool A1
China
Pool B1
Brazil
Pool C1
Russia
Pool A2
Argentina
Pool B2
Poland
Pool A3
Algeria
Pool B3
Australia

  United States
  Thailand
  Germany
  China

  Brazil
  Italy
  Japan
  Serbia

  Russia
  Netherlands
  Turkey
  Belgium

  Argentina
  Bulgaria
  Dominican Republic
  Kenya

  Canada
  Czech Republic
  Poland
  Puerto Rico

  Mexico
  Peru
  Kazakhstan
  Algeria

  Croatia
  Colombia
  Australia
  Cuba

Week 3 Week 2
Pool D1
Macau
Pool E1
United States
Pool F1
Italy
Pool C2
Czech Republic
Pool D2
Poland
Pool C3
Colombia
Pool D3
Peru

  Brazil
  Belgium
  Serbia
  China

  United States
  Germany
  Japan
  Turkey

  Russia
  Netherlands
  Italy
  Thailand

  Bulgaria
  Canada
  Czech Republic
  Dominican Republic

  Argentina
  Kenya
  Poland
  Puerto Rico

  Australia
  Colombia
  Kazakhstan
  Mexico

  Croatia
  Peru
  Cuba
  Algeria

Week 4 Final round
Pool G1
Turkey
Pool H1
Hong Kong
Pool I1
Japan
Group 3 (Week 3)
Kazakhstan
Group 2 (Week 3)
Bulgaria
Group 1 (Week 6)
Thailand

  Brazil
  Italy
  Turkey
  Belgium

  United States
  Netherlands
  Germany
  China

  Russia
  Thailand
  Japan
  Serbia

  Kazakhstan
  Peru
  Croatia
  Colombia

  Bulgaria
  Puerto Rico
  Dominican Republic
  Poland

Competition scheduleEdit

Intercontinental round Final round
Week 1
3–5 Jun
Week 2
9–12 Jun
Week 3
17–19 Jun
Week 4
24–26 Jun
Week 5
1–3 Jul
Week 6
6–10 Jul
Group 1 18 matches 18 matches 18 matches 11 matches
Group 2 12 matches 12 matches 4 matches
Group 3 12 matches 12 matches 4 matches

SquadsEdit

There are 21 players in team rosters. Maximum of 12 regular players and maximum of 2 liberos can be selected to play in each week. The full rosters of 21 players of each team can be seen in the article below.

Pool standing procedureEdit

  1. Number of matches won
  2. Match points
  3. Sets ratio
  4. Points ratio
  5. If the tie continues as per the point ratio between two teams, the priority will be given to the team which won the last match between them. When the tie in points ratio is between three or more teams, a new classification of these teams in the terms of points 1, 2 and 3 will be made taking into consideration only the matches in which they were opposed to each other.

Match won 3–0 or 3–1: 3 match points for the winner, 0 match points for the loser
Match won 3–2: 2 match points for the winner, 1 match point for the loser

Intercontinental roundEdit

Group 1Edit

Qualified for the Group 1 final round
Qualified as hosts for the Group 1 final round
Relegated position

RankingEdit

Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   United States 8 1 24 25 5 5.000 739 603 1.226
2   China 8 1 23 24 6 4.000 701 591 1.186
3   Russia 8 1 23 26 10 2.600 833 738 1.129
4   Brazil 7 2 22 23 10 2.300 779 674 1.156
5   Netherlands 5 4 15 17 14 1.214 709 706 1.004
6   Serbia 5 4 12 18 20 0.900 836 854 0.979
7   Italy 4 5 13 19 19 1.000 840 818 1.027
8   Japan 3 6 12 16 19 0.842 776 783 0.991
9   Turkey 3 6 9 13 21 0.619 719 773 0.930
10   Thailand 2 7 5 7 24 0.292 611 744 0.821
11   Belgium 1 8 4 8 25 0.320 668 771 0.866
12   Germany 0 9 0 4 27 0.148 610 766 0.796

Week 2Edit

Pool A1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 07:00 Germany   0–3   United States 15–25 17–25 12–25     44–75 P2 P3
10 Jun 11:30 China   3–0   Thailand 25–14 25–14 25–11     75–39 P2 P3
11 Jun 07:00 United States   3–0   Thailand 25–21 29–27 25–23     79–71 P2 P3
11 Jun 11:30 China   3–0   Germany 25–12 25–22 25–16     75–50 P2 P3
12 Jun 07:00 Thailand   3–1   Germany 16–25 28–26 25–22 25–16   94–89 P2 P3
12 Jun 11:30 China   3–1   United States 25–20 25–19 15–25 25–23   90–87 P2 P3
Pool B1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
9 Jun 17:45 Brazil   3–1   Italy 23–25 25–15 25–15 27–25   100–80 P2 P3
9 Jun 20:15 Japan   3–0   Serbia 31–29 25–18 28–26     84–73 P2 P3
10 Jun 17:45 Brazil   3–0   Japan 25–20 25–23 25–15     75–58 P2 P3
10 Jun 20:15 Italy   3–1   Serbia 25–16 25–19 29–31 25–17   104–83 P2 P3
12 Jun 13:05 Brazil   3–0   Serbia 25–20 25–18 25–18     75–56 P2 P3
12 Jun 15:30 Italy   3–2   Japan 25–20 25–20 23–25 25–27 15–8 113–100 P2 P3
Pool C1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 14:40 Turkey   3–0   Belgium 25–22 25–23 26–24     76–69 P2 P3
10 Jun 17:10 Russia   3–1   Netherlands 25–22 20–25 25–20 25–16   95–83 P2 P3
11 Jun 14:40 Turkey   0–3   Netherlands 25–27 21–25 22–25     68–77 P2 P3
11 Jun 17:10 Russia   3–0   Belgium 25–20 25–15 25–16     75–51 P2 P3
12 Jun 14:40 Netherlands   3–1   Belgium 25–20 25–21 18–25 25–20   93–86 P2 P3
12 Jun 17:10 Russia   3–2   Turkey 26–24 20–25 20–25 25–20 15–10 106–104 P2 P3

Week 3Edit

Pool D1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
17 Jun 08:00 Brazil   2–3   Serbia 25–16 31–29 19–25 19–25 16–18 110–113 P2 P3
17 Jun 12:00 China   3–0   Belgium 25–19 25–17 25–22     75–58 P2 P3
18 Jun 06:30 Brazil   3–1   Belgium 23–25 25–19 25–15 25–18   98–77 P2 P3
18 Jun 09:00 China   3–2   Serbia 27–25 17–25 20–25 25–22 15–9 104–106 P2 P3
19 Jun 05:00 Belgium   2–3   Serbia 26–24 24–26 23–25 25–23 10–15 108–113 P2 P3
19 Jun 07:30 China   3–0   Brazil 25–23 25–16 25–20     75–59 P2 P3
Pool E1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
18 Jun 00:10 Turkey   3–2   Japan 21–25 25–16 23–25 25–21 15–13 109–100 P2 P3
18 Jun 02:10 United States   3–1   Germany 25–17 24–26 25–10 25–23   99–76 P2 P3
19 Jun 00:10 Turkey   3–1   Germany 25–18 16–25 25–19 25–19   91–81 P2 P3
19 Jun 02:10 United States   3–0   Japan 25–16 25–23 25–21     75–60 P2 P3
19 Jun 22:10 Japan   3–1   Germany 25–27 26–24 25–15 25–18   101–84 P2 P3
20 Jun 00:10 United States   3–0   Turkey 25–21 25–20 25–16     75–57 P2 P3
Pool F1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
17 Jun 15:30 Russia   3–0   Netherlands 25–17 25–23 28–26     78–66 P2 P3
18 Jun 15:30 Thailand   0–3   Russia 22–25 22–25 13–25     57–75 P2 P3
18 Jun 18:30 Netherlands   3–1   Italy 19–25 25–23 25–18 25–22   94–88 P2 P3
19 Jun 15:30 Netherlands   3–0   Thailand 25–19 25–16 25–21     75–56 P2 P3
19 Jun 18:30 Russia   3–2   Italy 19–25 25–15 25–22 22–25 15–10 106–97 P2 P3
20 Jun[n 1] 07:10 Thailand   3–2   Italy 25–20 23–25 25–23 19–25 15–11 107–104 P2 P3

Week 4Edit

Pool G1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
24 Jun 11:30 Italy   1–3   Brazil 26–24 22–25 13–25 22–25   83–99 P2 P3
24 Jun 14:30 Turkey   1–3   Belgium 18–25 14–25 25–19 21–25   78–94 P2 P3
25 Jun 11:30 Brazil   3–1   Belgium 13–25 25–19 25–16 25–18   88–78 P2 P3
25 Jun 14:30 Turkey   1–3   Italy 25–21 21–25 19–25 17–25   82–96 P2 P3
26 Jun 11:30 Italy   3–0   Belgium 25–14 25–12 25–21     75–47 P2 P3
26 Jun 14:30 Turkey   0–3   Brazil 14–25 21–25 19–25     54–75 P2 P3
Pool H1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
24 Jun 10:30 Germany   0–3   United States 19–25 22–25 28–30     69–80 P2 P3
24 Jun 12:30 China   3–0   Netherlands 25–22 25–23 25–21     75–66 P2 P3
25 Jun 05:15 United States   3–1   Netherlands 25–17 19–25 25–17 25–20   94–79 P2 P3
25 Jun 07:45 China   3–0   Germany 25–13 25–16 25–22     75–51 P2 P3
26 Jun 05:15 Netherlands   3–0   Germany 26–24 25–20 25–22     76–66 P2 P3
26 Jun 07:45 China   0–3   United States 19–25 21–25 17–25     57–75 P2 P3
Pool I1Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
24 Jun 07:10 Serbia   3–2   Russia 23–25 25–27 25–21 25–20 15–12 113–105 P2 P3
24 Jun 10:10 Japan   3–0   Thailand 25–20 25–19 25–15     75–54 P2 P3
25 Jun 06:10 Thailand   1–3   Russia 16–25 22–25 25–22 12–25   75–97 P2 P3
25 Jun 09:10 Japan   2–3   Serbia 23–25 25–20 25–17 25–27 8–15 106–104 P2 P3
26 Jun 06:10 Serbia   3–0   Thailand 25–18 25–20 25–20     75–58 P2 P3
26 Jun 09:10 Japan   1–3   Russia 25–20 23–25 24–26 20–25   92–96 P2 P3

Group 2Edit

Qualified for the Group 2 final round
Qualified as hosts for the Group 2 final round
Relegated position

RankingEdit

Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Puerto Rico 6 0 17 18 4 4.500 524 451 1.162
2   Dominican Republic 5 1 14 17 7 2.429 540 489 1.104
3   Bulgaria 5 1 13 15 9 1.667 554 494 1.121
4   Poland 4 2 12 14 10 1.400 565 484 1.167
5   Argentina 2 4 8 12 12 1.000 524 546 0.960
6   Czech Republic 2 4 7 11 12 0.917 502 511 0.982
7   Canada 0 6 1 3 18 0.167 414 516 0.802
8   Kenya 0 6 0 0 18 0.000 319 451 0.707

Week 1Edit

Pool A2Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
3 Jun 21:10 Dominican Republic   2–3   Bulgaria 25–23 20–25 18–25 25–17 9–15 97–105 P2 P3
4 Jun 00:10 Argentina   3–0   Kenya 25–22 25–21 25–13     75–56 P2 P3
4 Jun 21:10 Kenya   0–3   Bulgaria 17–25 17–25 9–25     43–75 P2 P3
5 Jun 00:10 Argentina   2–3   Dominican Republic 25–22 16–25 15–25 25–23 14–16 95–111 P2 P3
5 Jun 21:10 Dominican Republic   3–0   Kenya 25–21 25–21 25–20     75–62 P2 P3
6 Jun 00:10 Argentina   1–3   Bulgaria 25–27 17–25 27–25 19–25   88–102 P2 P3
Pool B2Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
3 Jun 15:10 Czech Republic   1–3   Puerto Rico 25–21 20–25 21–25 19–25   85–96 P2 P3
3 Jun 18:10 Poland   3–1   Canada 25–19 28–30 25–15 25–20   103–84 P2 P3
4 Jun 15:10 Puerto Rico   3–0   Canada 25–18 25–11 25–16     75–45 P2 P3
4 Jun 18:10 Poland   3–1   Czech Republic 25–15 23–25 25–20 25–23   98–83 P2 P3
5 Jun 15:10 Czech Republic   3–0   Canada 25–13 25–18 25–23     75–54 P2 P3
5 Jun 18:10 Poland   2–3   Puerto Rico 25–18 23–25 25–15 26–28 13–15 112–101 P2 P3

Week 2Edit

Pool C2Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 13:10 Bulgaria   0–3   Dominican Republic 16–25 24–26 23–25     63–76 P2 P3
10 Jun 16:10 Czech Republic   3–0   Canada 25–19 25–21 25–21     75–61 P2 P3
11 Jun 13:10 Dominican Republic   3–0   Canada 25–16 27–25 25–21     77–62 P2 P3
11 Jun 16:10 Bulgaria   3–1   Czech Republic 25–22 25–16 23–25 25–19   98–82 P2 P3
12 Jun 13:10 Canada   2–3   Bulgaria 22–25 25–22 25–21 26–28 10–15 108–111 P2 P3
12 Jun 16:10 Czech Republic   2–3   Dominican Republic 22–25 25–15 21–25 26–24 8–15 102–104 P2 P3
Pool D2Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 15:10 Kenya   0–3   Puerto Rico 11–25 20–25 22–25     53–75 P2 P3
10 Jun 18:10 Poland   3–2   Argentina 25–23 24–26 25–15 23–25 15–10 112–99 P2 P3
11 Jun 15:10 Puerto Rico   3–1   Argentina 30–28 22–25 25–16 25–22   102–91 P2 P3
11 Jun 18:10 Poland   3–0   Kenya 25–18 25–10 25–14     75–42 P2 P3
12 Jun 13:10 Poland   0–3   Puerto Rico 21–25 21–25 23–25     65–75 P2 P3
12 Jun 16:10 Argentina   3–0   Kenya 26–24 25–22 25–17     76–63 P2 P3

Group 3Edit

Qualified for the Group 3 final round
Qualified as hosts for the Group 3 final round

RankingEdit

Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Peru 6 0 17 18 4 4.500 521 367 1.420
2   Croatia 5 1 15 16 4 4.000 477 367 1.300
3   Colombia 4 2 12 13 7 1.857 464 390 1.190
4   Kazakhstan 4 2 12 14 8 1.750 510 439 1.162
5   Cuba 3 3 10 12 11 1.091 475 504 0.942
6   Mexico 2 4 6 8 13 0.615 435 504 0.863
7   Australia 0 6 0 2 18 0.111 379 495 0.766
8   Algeria 0 6 0 0 18 0.000 255 450 0.567

Week 1Edit

Pool A3Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
3 Jun 13:00 Kazakhstan   1–3   Peru 21–25 25–21 24–26 16–25   86–97 P2 P3
3 Jun 15:00 Algeria   0–3   Mexico 23–25 20–25 15–25     58–75 P2 P3
4 Jun 13:00 Peru   3–0   Mexico 25–16 25–16 25–13     75–45 P2 P3
4 Jun 15:00 Algeria   0–3   Kazakhstan 17–25 13–25 5–25     35–75 P2 P3
5 Jun 13:00 Kazakhstan   3–1   Mexico 25–16 25–20 21–25 25–23   96–84 P2 P3
5 Jun 15:00 Algeria   0–3   Peru 12–25 13–25 12–25     37–75 P2 P3
Pool B3Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
3 Jun 07:40 Croatia   3–1   Cuba 25–17 21–25 25–17 25–18   96–77 P2 P3
3 Jun 10:40 Australia   0–3   Colombia 17–25 13–25 13–25     43–75 P2 P3
4 Jun 06:10 Colombia   0–3   Croatia 20–25 22–25 17–25     59–75 P2 P3
4 Jun 09:10 Australia   1–3   Cuba 22–25 25–27 25–18 25–27   97–97 P2 P3
5 Jun 03:10 Cuba   3–1   Colombia 21–25 25–20 25–17 25–21   96–83 P2 P3
5 Jun 06:10 Australia   0–3   Croatia 19–25 17–25 12–25     48–75 P2 P3

Week 2Edit

Pool C3Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 22:00 Kazakhstan   3–0   Australia 25–14 25–6 25–20     75–40 P2 P3
11 Jun 00:30 Colombia   3–0   Mexico 25–19 25–10 25–18     75–47 P2 P3
11 Jun 21:00 Mexico   1–3   Kazakhstan 20–25 18–25 28–26 20–25   86–101 P2 P3
11 Jun 23:30 Colombia   3–0   Australia 25–17 25–20 25–15     75–52 P2 P3
12 Jun 21:00 Mexico   3–1   Australia 18–25 26–24 29–27 25–23   98–99 P2 P3
12 Jun 23:30 Colombia   3–1   Kazakhstan 25–21 22–25 25–19 25–12   97–77 P2 P3
Pool D3Edit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jun 21:35 Croatia   3–0   Cuba 25–13 25–15 25–13     75–41 P2 P3
11 Jun 00:05 Peru   3–0   Algeria 25–9 25–9 25–11     75–29 P2 P3
11 Jun 20:35 Algeria   0–3   Croatia 19–25 17–25 15–25     51–75 P2 P3
11 Jun 23:05 Peru   3–2   Cuba 25–14 23–25 20–25 25–19 15–6 108–89 P2 P3
12 Jun 21:35 Cuba   3–0   Algeria 25–13 25–12 25–20     75–45 P2 P3
13 Jun 00:05 Peru   3–1   Croatia 16–25 25–21 25–13 25–22   91–81 P2 P3

Final roundEdit

Group 3Edit

Final four (Week 3)Edit

Semifinals Final
18 June
   Peru  1  
   Croatia  3  
 
19 June
       Croatia  3
     Kazakhstan  0
3rd place match
18 June 19 June
   Kazakhstan  3    Peru  3
   Colombia  2      Colombia  2
SemifinalsEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
18 Jun 06:10 Peru   1–3   Croatia 14–25 27–29 25–20 7–25   73–99 P2 P3
18 Jun 09:10 Kazakhstan   3–2   Colombia 25–20 25–20 21–25 18–25 15–9 104–99 P2 P3
3rd place matchEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
19 Jun 06:10 Peru   3–2   Colombia 25–17 21–25 25–22 23–25 15–6 109–95 P2 P3
FinalEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
19 Jun 09:10 Croatia   3–0   Kazakhstan 25–19 29–27 25–16     79–62 P2 P3

Group 2Edit

Final four (Week 3)Edit

Semifinals Final
18 June
   Puerto Rico  1  
   Dominican Republic  3  
 
19 June
       Dominican Republic  3
     Poland  2
3rd place match
18 June 19 June
   Bulgaria  1    Puerto Rico  3
   Poland  3      Bulgaria  1
SemifinalsEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
18 Jun 13:10 Puerto Rico   1–3   Dominican Republic 25–21 22–25 27–29 14–25   88–100 P2 P3
18 Jun 16:10 Bulgaria   1–3   Poland 25–23 21–25 15–25 21–25   82–98 P2 P3
3rd place matchEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
19 Jun 13:10 Puerto Rico   3–1   Bulgaria 23–25 25–22 25–21 25–23   98–91 P2 P3
FinalEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
19 Jun 16:10 Dominican Republic   3–2   Poland 21–25 23–25 25–18 25–20 15–11 109–99 P2 P3

Group 1Edit

Pool play (Week 6)Edit

Qualified for the Semifinals
Qualified for the 5th place match
Pool J1Edit
Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Brazil 2 0 6 6 0 MAX 151 104 1.452
2   Russia 1 1 3 3 3 1.000 131 143 0.916
3   Thailand 0 2 0 0 6 0.000 119 154 0.773
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Jul 11:00 Thailand   0–3   Brazil 24–26 16–25 11–25     51–76 P2 P3
7 Jul 11:00 Russia   0–3   Brazil 22–25 10–25 21–25     53–75 P2 P3
8 Jul 11:00 Thailand   0–3   Russia 25–27 24–26 19–25     68–78 P2 P3
Pool K1Edit
Matches Pts Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   United States 2 0 6 6 0 MAX 151 128 1.180
2   Netherlands 1 1 2 3 5 0.600 168 167 1.006
3   China 0 2 1 2 6 0.333 159 183 0.869
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 Jul 08:00 United States   3–0   Netherlands 25–21 25–17 25–23     75–61 P2 P3
7 Jul 08:00 China   2–3   Netherlands 25–23 14–25 25–19 20–25 8–15 92–107 P2 P3
8 Jul 08:00 United States   3–0   China 25–21 26–24 25–22     76–67 P2 P3

Final four (Week 6)Edit

Semifinals Final
9 July
   Brazil  3  
   Netherlands  0  
 
10 July
       Brazil  3
     United States  2
3rd place match
9 July 10 July
   United States  3    Netherlands  3
   Russia  0      Russia  2
SemifinalsEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
9 Jul 08:00 Brazil   3–0   Netherlands 25–18 25–16 25–23     75–57 P2 P3
9 Jul 11:00 United States   3–0   Russia 25–20 25–23 25–14     75–57 P2 P3
5th place matchEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jul 05:00 Thailand   0–3   China 23–25 23–25 12–25     58–75 P2 P3
3rd place matchEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jul 08:00 Netherlands   3–2   Russia 18–25 23–25 30–28 25–21 15–9 111–108 P2 P3
FinalEdit
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
10 Jul 11:00 Brazil   3–2   United States 18–25 25–17 25–23 22–25 15–9 105–99 P2 P3

Final standingEdit

AwardsEdit

Statistics leadersEdit

The statistics of each group follows the vis reports P2 and P3. The statistics include 6 volleyball skills; serve, reception, set, spike, block, and dig. The table below shows the top 5 ranked players in each skill by group plus top scorers as of 26 June 2016.[12][13][14]

Best scorersEdit

Best scorers determined by scored points from spike, block and serve.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name Points Name Points Name Points
1   Nataliya Goncharova 185   Berenika Tomsia 167   Ángela Leyva 203
2   Lonneke Slöetjes 169   Emiliya Nikolova 138   Samanta Fabris 154
3   Polen Uslupehlivan 154   Brayelin Martínez 138   Madelaynne Montaño 134
4   Ajcharaporn Kongyot 135   Bethania de la Cruz 133   Kenny Moreno 126
5   Louisa Lippmann 131   Karina Ocasio 131   Radmila Beresneva 86

Best spikersEdit

Best spikers determined by successful spikes in percentage.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name % Name % Name %
1   Paola Egonu 46.05   Brayelin Martínez 43.32   Samanta Fabris 51.39
2   Lonneke Slöetjes 45.91   Berenika Tomsia 42.82   Ángela Leyva 48.88
3   Nataliya Goncharova 43.65   Stephanie Enright 40.68   Mira Topić 46.67
4   Kimberly Hill 41.98   Emiliya Nikolova 40.33   Heidy Rodríguez 43.16
5   Zhu Ting 40.76   Karina Ocasio 40.31   Kenny Moreno 43.03

Best blockersEdit

Best blockers determined by the average of stuff blocks per set.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name Avg Name Avg Name Avg
1   Irina Zaryazhko 1.22   Agnieszka Kąkolewska 0.97   Daymara Lescay 0.87
2   Xu Yunli 0.73   Brackcides Khadambi 0.72   Kristina Anikonova 0.67
3   Yan Ni 0.67   Lucille Charuk 0.71   Ángela Leyva 0.61
4   Nataliya Goncharova 0.67   Lynda Morales 0.70   Heidy Casanova 0.61
5   Freya Aelbrecht 0.64   Karina Ocasio 0.67   Lorena Zuleta 0.60

Best serversEdit

Best servers determined by the average of aces per set.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name Avg Name Avg Name Avg
1   Ajcharaporn Kongyot 0.45   Yael Castiglione 0.42   Shae Sloane 0.55
2   Hande Baladın 0.32   Áurea Cruz 0.37   Ana Grbac 0.52
3   Nursevil Aydinlar 0.32   Anna Grejman 0.36   Samanta Fabris 0.48
4   Yvon Beliën 0.32   Emilce Sosa 0.33   Mira Topić 0.44
5   Antonella Del Core 0.32   Viktoriya Grigorova 0.31   Fahima Brahmi 0.39

Best settersEdit

Best setters determined by the average of running sets per set.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name Avg Name Avg Name Avg
1   Kanami Tashiro 4.86   Joanna Wołosz 10.70   María Marín 8.19
2   Ding Xia 4.57   Vilmarie Mojica 8.23   Irina Lukomskaya 7.30
3   Alisha Glass 4.57   Yael Castiglione 7.67   Ana Grbac 6.26
4   Laura Dijkema 4.34   Pavla Vincourová 4.61   Shae Sloane 5.55
5   Pornpun Guedpard 4.29   Jane Wairimu 4.44   Alexandra Muñoz 5.42

Best diggersEdit

Best diggers determined by the average of successful digs per set.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name Avg Name Avg Name Avg
1   Anna Malova 3.08   Veronika Dostálová 6.48   Freda López 3.29
1   Monica De Gennaro 2.74   Tatiana Rizzo 5.04   Emily Borrell 2.96
3   Lenka Dürr 2.10   Shara Venegas 4.87   Alice De Innocentiis 2.45
4   Wilavan Apinyapong 2.10   Agata Durajczyk 3.27   Vanessa Palacios 2.39
5   Charlotte Leys 2.09   Brackcides Khadambi 2.89   Lizbeth Sainz 2.14

Best receiversEdit

Best receivers determined by efficient receptions in percentage.

GROUP 1 GROUP 2 GROUP 3
Rank Name % Name % Name %
1   Wilavan Apinyapong 53.85   Áurea Cruz 66.20   Camila Gómez 45.08
2   Jordan Larson 51.20   Agata Durajczyk 61.88   María Martínez 44.67
3   Piyanut Pannoy 49.01   Michaela Mlejnková 54.05   Radmila Beresneva 41.01
4   Lenka Dürr 48.28   Tatiana Rizzo 53.96   Mira Topić 40.56
5   Kelsey Robinson 43.26   Mariya Filipova 51.72   Tatyana Fendrikova 39.86

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

  1. ^ The match, originally scheduled for 17 June at 18:30, was interrupted in the second set due to power outage. Italy was leading 25–10, 16–15. Play was suspended and the match was rescheduled after agreement of both teams.[10][11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2016 World Grand Prix Finals hosts confirmed". FIVB.org. 4 November 2015. Retrieved 4 November 2015. 
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  3. ^ "Netherlands stun Russia in five-setter to claim Bronze". FIVB.org. 10 July 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 
  4. ^ "Brazil win record 11th title in World Grand Prix". FIVB.org. 10 July 2016. Retrieved 10 July 2016. 
  5. ^ "Martínez spearheads dominican golden triumph in Varna". FIVB.org. 19 June 2016. Retrieved 2 July 2016. 
  6. ^ "Dominican Republic get the gold, Emiliya Nikolova gets the groom". FIVB.org. 19 June 2016. Retrieved 2 July 2016. 
  7. ^ "Croatia claim Group 3 gold with Fabris' 27-point effort". FIVB.org. 19 June 2016. Retrieved 2 July 2016. 
  8. ^ "Croatia on top of the podium for FIVB World Grand Prix 2016 Group 3". FIVB.org. 19 June 2016. Retrieved 2 July 2016. 
  9. ^ a b "2016 World Grand Prix draw results announced". FIVB.org. 19 August 2015. Retrieved 19 August 2015. 
  10. ^ "Italy-Thailand match suspended". FIVB.org. 17 June 2016. Retrieved 17 June 2016. 
  11. ^ "Italy v Thailand rescheduled for Monday". FIVB.org. 18 June 2016. Retrieved 18 June 2016. 
  12. ^ "Group 1 statistics". FIVB.org. 26 June 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016. 
  13. ^ "Group 2 statistics". FIVB.org. 26 June 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016. 
  14. ^ "Group 3 statistics". FIVB.org. 26 June 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016. 

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