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Asian Women's Volleyball Cup

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The Asian Women's Volleyball Cup, so-called the AVC Cup for Women is an international volleyball competition in Asia and Oceania contested by the senior women's national teams of the members of Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC), the sport's continent governing body. The tournaments have been awarded every two years since 2008. The current champion is China, which won its fifth title at the 2018 tournament.

Asian Women's Volleyball Cup
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2018 Asian Women's Volleyball Cup
SportVolleyball
Founded2008
Inaugural season2008
No. of teams10 (Finals)
ContinentAsia and Oceania (AVC)
Most recent
champion(s)
 China (5th title)
Most titles China (5 titles)
TV partner(s)SMMTV
Official websiteAsian Volleyball Confederation

The six editions of the tournaments have been won by two different national teams. China have won five times. The other Asian Volleyball Cup winner is Thailand with one title.

The 2018 Asian Women's Volleyball Cup took place in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.

This event should not be confused with the other, more prestigious, continental competition for Asian national volleyball teams, the Asian Volleyball Championship.

Results summaryEdit

Year Host Final Third place match Teams
Champions Score Runners-up 3rd place Score 4th place
2008
Details
 
Nakhon Ratchasima
 
China
3–0  
South Korea
 
Thailand
3–2  
Japan
8
2010
Details
 
Taicang
 
China
3–0  
Thailand
 
South Korea
3–0  
Japan
8
2012
Details
 
Almaty
 
Thailand
3–1  
China
 
Kazakhstan
3–0  
Vietnam
8
2014
Details
 
Shenzhen
 
China
3–0  
South Korea
 
Kazakhstan
3–2  
Japan
8
2016
Details
 
Vĩnh Phúc
 
China
3–0  
Kazakhstan
 
Thailand
3–0  
Japan
8
2018
Details
 
Nakhon Ratchasima
 
China
3–0  
Japan
 
Thailand
3–0  
Chinese Taipei
10
2020
Details
 
Taipei

Teams reaching the top fourEdit

Team Winners Runners-up Third-place Fourth-place
  China 5 (2008, 2010, 2014, 2016, 2018) 1 (2012)
  Thailand 1 (2012) 1 (2010) 3 (2008, 2016, 2018)
  South Korea 2 (2008, 2014) 1 (2010)
  Kazakhstan 1 (2016) 2 (2012, 2014)
  Japan 1 (2018) 4 (2008, 2010, 2014, 2016)
  Chinese Taipei 1 (2018)
  Vietnam 1 (2012)

Champions by regionEdit

Federation (Region) Champion(s) Number
EAZVA (East Asia) China (5) 5 titles
SEAZVA (Southeast Asia) Thailand (1) 1 titles

Medal summaryEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China5106
2  Thailand1135
3  South Korea0213
4  Kazakhstan0123
5  Japan0101
Totals (5 nations)66618


Participating nationsEdit

Nation  
2008
 
2010
 
2012
 
2014
 
2016
 
2018
Years
  Australia 7th 7th 2
  China 1st 1st 2nd 1st 1st 1st 6
  Chinese Taipei 6th 6th 7th 6th 5th 4th 6
  Iran 8th 8th 7th 6th 8th 5
  Japan 4th 4th 5th 4th 4th 2nd 6
  Kazakhstan 5th 3rd 3rd 2nd 10th 5
  Malaysia 8th 1
  Philippines 9th 1
  South Korea 2nd 3rd 6th 2nd 8th 6th 6
  Thailand 3rd 2nd 1st 5th 3rd 3rd 6
  Vietnam 5th 7th 4th 8th 7th 5th 6
Total 8 8 8 8 8 10

Debut of teamsEdit

Year Debutants Total
2008   Australia 8
  China
  Chinese Taipei
  Japan
  Malaysia
  South Korea
  Thailand
  Vietnam
2010   Iran 2
  Kazakhstan
2012
None
0
2014 0
2016 0
2018   Philippines 1

AwardsEdit

Former awardsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit