V.League (Japan)

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V.Premier League
Current season, competition or edition:
V.League 2011/12
Sport Volleyball
Founded 1994
No. of teams Men: 8
Women: 8
Country  Japan
Most recent champion(s) Men: Panasonic Panthers
Women:Hisamitsu Springs
TV partner(s) Gaora, NHK
Official website http://www.vleague.or.jp/

The V.Premier League is the top-level volleyball league for both men and women in Japan. The league started in 1994.

The competitions are organized by the Japan Volleyball Association.
In 2006 the name of V.League was changed in the V.Premier League.

Clubs 2014/15[edit]

The League currently consists of the following member clubs:

Men (8 teams)[1]
Women (8 teams)[2]

Previous winners[edit]

  • 1967-68 to 1993-94: Japan Volleyball League
  • 1994-95 to 2005-06: V.League
  • 2006-07 to present: V.Premier League

men[edit]

women[edit]

  • 1967-68: Hitachi Musashi
  • 1968-69: Unitika Kaiduka
  • 1969-70: Unitika Kaiduka
  • 1970-71: Unitika Kaiduka
  • 1971-72: Unitika Kaiduka
  • 1972-73: Yashika
  • 1973-74: Hitachi Musashi
  • 1974-75: Hitachi Musashi
  • 1975-76: Hitachi
  • 1976-77: Hitachi
  • 1977-78: Hitachi
  • 1978-79: Kanebo
  • 1979-80: Unitika
  • 1980-81: Unitika
  • 1981-82: Hitachi
  • 1982-83: Hitachi
  • 1983-84: Hitachi
  • 1984-85: Hitachi
  • 1985-86: Hitachi
  • 1986-87: Hitachi
  • 1987-88: NEC
  • 1988-89: Hitachi
  • 1989-90: Ito Yokado
  • 1990-91: Hitachi
  • 1991-92: Hitachi
  • 1992-93: Hitachi
  • 1993-94: Hitachi

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