Volleyball at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Women's European qualification

The 2020 Women's European Olympic Qualification Tournament was a volleyball tournament for women's national teams held in Apeldoorn, Netherlands from 7 to 12 January 2020. 8 teams played in the tournament and the winners Turkey qualified to the 2020 Women's Olympic Volleyball Tournament.[1]

2020 Women's European Olympic Qualification Tournament
Tournament details
Host nation Netherlands
CityApeldoorn
Dates7–12 January
Teams8 (from 1 confederation)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Champions Turkey (1st title)
Tournament awards
MVPTurkey Meryem Boz
Official website
CEV.eu

Pools compositionEdit

The hosts Netherlands and the top seven ranked teams from the CEV National Team Ranking as of 9 September 2019 which had not yet qualified to the 2020 Olympic Games competed in this tournament. Teams were seeded following the Serpentine system. Rankings are shown in brackets.[2][3]

Pool A Pool B
  Netherlands (3)   Turkey (4)
  Bulgaria (7)   Germany (6)
  Poland (8)   Belgium (9)
  Azerbaijan (11)   Croatia (10)

SquadsEdit

VenueEdit

All matches
  Apeldoorn, Netherlands
Omnisport Arena
Capacity: 2,000
 

Pool standing procedureEdit

  1. Number of matches won
  2. Match points
  3. Sets ratio
  4. Points ratio
  5. Result of the last match between the tied teams

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

Preliminary roundEdit

Qualified for the Semifinals

Pool AEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Poland 3 0 9 9 2 4.500 196 177 1.107
2   Netherlands 2 1 6 7 3 2.333 242 223 1.085
3   Bulgaria 1 2 3 4 7 0.571 244 263 0.928
4   Azerbaijan 0 3 0 1 9 0.111 152 171 0.889
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
7 Jan 16:00 Poland   3–1   Bulgaria 23–25 25–20 25–19 25–22   98–86 Report
7 Jan 19:30 Azerbaijan   0–3   Netherlands 23–25 18–25 22–25     63–75 Report
8 Jan 19:30 Bulgaria   0–3   Netherlands 19–25 19–25 24–26     62–76 Report
9 Jan 16:00 Bulgaria   3–1   Azerbaijan 25–23 25–19 21–25 25–22   96–89 Report
9 Jan 19:30 Netherlands   1–3   Poland 20–25 23–25 25–23 23–25   91–98 Report
10 Jan 20:00 Poland   3–0   Azerbaijan 25–19 25–19 25–23     75–61 Report

Pool BEdit

Rank Team Matches Pts Sets Points
W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Germany 3 0 9 9 2 4.500 279 240 1.163
2   Turkey 2 1 5 7 6 1.167 183 177 1.034
3   Belgium 1 2 4 6 7 0.857 201 197 1.020
4   Croatia 0 3 0 2 9 0.222 225 274 0.821
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
7 Jan 13:00 Germany   3–1   Turkey 25–15 21–25 25–21 25–21   96–82 Report
8 Jan 13:00 Croatia   1–3   Turkey 28–26 12–25 20–25 21–25   81–101 Report
8 Jan 16:00 Belgium   1–3   Germany 31–33 24–26 26–24 22–25   103–108 Report
9 Jan 13:00 Belgium   3–1   Croatia 20–25 28–26 25–16 25–22   98–89 Report
10 Jan 13:30 Germany   3–0   Croatia 25–15 25–17 25–23     75–55 Report
10 Jan 16:30 Turkey   3–2   Belgium 25–20 25–15 20–25 22–25 15–10 107–95 Report

Final roundEdit

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
11 January
 
 
  Poland2
 
12 January
 
  Turkey3
 
  Turkey3
 
11 January
 
  Germany0
 
  Germany3
 
 
  Netherlands0
 

SemifinalsEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
11 Jan 17:15 Germany   3–0   Netherlands 27–25 25–23 25–22     77–70 Report
11 Jan 20:45 Poland   2–3   Turkey 25–19 18–25 25–23 31–33 11–15 110–115 Report

FinalEdit

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
12 Jan 17:30 Turkey   3–0   Germany 25–17 25–19 25–22     75–58 Report

Final standingEdit

Individual awardsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Apeldoorn, the Netherlands to host women's Olympic qualifier". cev.eu. 27 September 2019. Retrieved 7 October 2019.
  2. ^ "CEV European Ranking List - Women (as per 09.09.2019)". cev.eu. 9 September 2019. Retrieved 7 October 2019.
  3. ^ Quliyev, Şamo (3 October 2019). "Rivals of Azerbaijan women's national volleyball team at European Qualifying Tournament named". report.az. Retrieved 7 October 2019.

External linksEdit