A1 Ethniki Volleyball

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A1 Ethniki Volleyball
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2016–17 Volleyleague (Greece)
Sport Volleyball
Founded 1935
No. of teams 12
Country  Greece
Continent European Union Europe
Most recent
champion(s)
PAOK
Most titles Olympiacos (27)
TV partner(s) Nova Sports
Relegation to A2 Ethniki Volleyball - 2nd Tier
Domestic cup(s) Greek Cup
League Cup
International cup(s) Champions League
CEV Cup
Challenge Cup
Official website www.volleyball.gr

The A1 Ethniki (Greek: Α1 Εθνική Κατηγορία), often referred to as the Greek Volleyball League, is the highest professional volleyball league in Greece. It is run by the Hellenic Volleyball Federation. It is considered one of the top national leagues in European volleyball, as its clubs have made significant success in European competitions.

Current teams[edit]

The clubs for the 2017-16 season:

Club Home city
Ethnikos Alexandroupolis Alexandroupolis
Foinikas Syros Ermoupolis
Iraklis Chalkidas Chalkida
Iraklis Thessaloniki
Kifissia AC Kifissia, Athens
Kyzikos Nea Peramos Nea Peramos
Olympiacos Piraeus
Orestiada V.C. Orestiada
Pamvohaikos Vrahati
Panachaiki Patras
Panathinaikos Athens
PAOK Thessaloniki

Championship history[edit]

  • 1935-36 to 1967-68: Panhellenic Championship
  • 1968-69 to 1987-88: A Ethniki
  • 1988-89 to 2009−10: A1 Ethniki
  • since 2010−11: Volleyleague

Title holders[1][edit]

A1 Finals[edit]

Season Home advantage Result Challenger 1st of Regular Season Record (Points)
1990–91
Olympiacos
3–0
Panathinaikos Olympiacos
18−0 (36)
1991–92
Olympiacos
2–0
Panathinaikos Olympiacos
17−1 (35)
1992–93
Olympiacos
4–0
Orestiada Olympiacos
17−1 (35)
1994–95
Panathinaikos
2–0
Olympiacos Panathinaikos
19−3 (41)
1995–96
Panathinaikos
3–2
Aris Panathinaikos
20–2 (42)
1996–97
Aris
3–2
Orestiada Olympiacos
17−5 (39)
1997–98
Orestiada
2–3
Olympiacos Orestiada
19−3 (41)
1998–99
Olympiacos
3–0
Iraklis Olympiacos
20−2 (42)
1999–00
Olympiacos
3–1
Iraklis Olympiacos
20−2 (42)
2000–01
Olympiacos
3–0
Iraklis Olympiacos
20–2 (42)
2001–02
Olympiacos
2–3
Iraklis Olympiacos
19–3 (57)
2002–03
Olympiacos
3–0
Iraklis Olympiacos
20–2 (58)
2003–04
Olympiacos
1–3
Panathinaikos Olympiacos
20–2 (59)
2004–05
Iraklis
3–0
Olympiacos Iraklis
22–0 (63)
2005–06
Panathinaikos
3–1
Iraklis Panathinaikos
21–1 (60)
2006–07
Panathinaikos
1–3
Iraklis Panathinaikos
21–1 (63)
2007–08
Panathinaikos
0–3
Iraklis Panathinaikos
20–2 (61)
2008–09
Panathinaikos
1–3
Olympiacos Panathinaikos
19–3 (56)
2009–10
Panathinaikos
1–3
Olympiacos Panathinaikos
19–3 (57)
2010–11
Iraklis
0–3
Olympiacos Iraklis
17–5 (52)
2011–12
Iraklis
3–2
Foinikas Syros Iraklis
18–2 (50)
2012–13
Olympiacos
3–1
Pamvohaikos Olympiacos
20–2 (56)
2013–14
Olympiacos
3–0
Ethnikos Alexandroupolis Olympiacos
17–5 (52)
2014–15
PAOK
3–0
Olympiacos PAOK
20–2 (57)
2015–16
Foinikas Syros
1–3
PAOK Olympiacos
20–2 (59)

Performance by club[edit]

Club Champions Winning years
600px Quadrado Branco com uma figura olimpica grega.PNG Olympiacos
27
1968, 1969, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014
Verde con trifoglio Verde su cerchio Bianco.png Panathinaikos
18
1963, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1995, 1996, 2004, 2006
Celeste PGS.JPG Panellinios
6
1936, 1937, 1939, 1940, 1944, 1961
Azzurro e Bianco con H.png Iraklis
5
2002, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2012
600px green black.png Milon
2
1962, 1964
600px Bianco con aquila bicefala nera.png PAOK
2
2015, 2016
600px Nero e Bianco.png EAP
1
1938
Giallo e Nero Aris.JPG Aris
1
1997

Titles won by city[edit]

8 clubs have won the Greek Volleyball Championships, from a total of 4 cities.

City Titles Clubs
Athens
26
Verde con trifoglio Verde su cerchio Bianco.png Panathinaikos (18),
Celeste PGS.JPG Panellinios (6), 600px green black.png Milon (2)
Piraeus
27
600px Quadrado Branco com uma figura olimpica grega.PNG Olympiacos (27)
Thessaloniki
8
Azzurro e Bianco con H.png Iraklis (5)
600px Bianco con aquila bicefala nera.png PAOK (2)
Giallo e Nero Aris.JPG Aris (1)
Patras
1
600px Nero e Bianco.png EAP (1)

Sponsors and supporters[edit]

See also[edit]

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