FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship

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FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2017 FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship
SportVolleyball
Founded2013
No. of teams12
ContinentInternational (FIVB)
Most recent
champion(s)
 Turkey (1st title)
Most titles Brazil
 China
 Turkey (1 title each)

The FIVB Volleyball Women's U23 World Championship is the world championship of volleyball for female players under the age of 23 organized by Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB).

The first edition was staged in 2013 in Mexicali and Tijuana, Mexico and tournaments have been played every two years since then.[1] The most recent tournament was hosted by Turkey in Ankara and won by Brazil. The next World Championship will be hosted by Slovenia in 2017.

A corresponding tournament for male players is the FIVB Volleyball Men's U23 World Championship.

Results summary[edit]

Year Host Final 3rd place match Teams
Champions Score Runners-up 3rd place Score 4th place
2013
Details
Mexico
Mexicali / Tijuana

China
3–0
Dominican Republic

Japan
3–1
United States
12
2015
Details
Turkey
Ankara

Brazil
3–1
Turkey

Dominican Republic
3–2
Japan
12
2017
Details
Slovenia
Ljubljana

Turkey
4–0
Slovenia

Bulgaria
4–2
Dominican Republic
12

Medals summary[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Turkey1102
2 Brazil1001
 China1001
4 Dominican Republic0112
5 Slovenia0101
6 Bulgaria0011
 Japan0011
Totals (7 nations)3339

Appearance[edit]

Team Mexico
2013
(12)
Turkey
2015
(12)
Slovenia
2017
(12)
Total
 Argentina 10th 11th 2
 Brazil 7th 1st 5th 3
 Bulgaria 7th 3rd 2
 China 1st 5th 7th 3
 Colombia 9th 1
 Cuba 9th 11th 6th 3
 Dominican Republic 2nd 3rd 4th 3
 Egypt 11th 9th 2
 Germany 8th 1
 Italy 6th 6th 2
 Japan 3rd 4th 9th 3
 Kenya 12th 11th 2
 Mexico 11th 1
 Peru 9th 1
 Slovenia 2nd 1
 Thailand 8th 8th 2
 Turkey 5th 2nd 1st 3
 United States 4th 1
Legend
  • 1st – Champions
  • 2nd – Runners-up
  • 3rd – Third place
  • 4th – Fourth place
  •  •  – Did not enter / Did not qualify
  •    – Hosts
  • Q – Qualified for forthcoming tournament

MVP by edition[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Inaugural U23 Volleyball World Champs 50 days away". Lausanne, Switzerland: FIVB. 2013-08-15. Retrieved 2013-10-10.

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