Thailand women's national volleyball team

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Thailand
Flag of Thailand.svg
AssociationThailand Volleyball Association
ConfederationAVC
Head coachDanai Sriwatcharamethakul
FIVB ranking16 (as of August 2017)
Uniforms
Home
Away
Third
World Championship
Appearances6 (First in 1998)
Best result13th (2010,2018 )
World Cup
Appearances1 (First in 2007)
Best result10th (2007)
Asian Championship
Appearances16 (First in 1987)
Best resultGold (2009, 2013)

The women's national volleyball team of Thailand (Thai: วอลเลย์บอลหญิงทีมชาติไทย) represents the Thailand in international volleyball competitions. It is managed by the Thailand Volleyball Association.

The team won a silver medal in the 2016 Montreux Masters, the best finish by any team outside the Americas, East Asia and Europe. Also, the team took a fourth-place finish in 2012 World Grand Prix. And the team took a bronze medal in Summer Universiade in two times, the best finish by any team outside the world.

In Asia, the team won a bronze medal in the Asian Games 2014 Also, the team won a gold medal in the Asian Championship in two times. And, the team won a gold medal in the Asian Cup Championship. The country has also participated in four World Championships, one World Cup, fourteen World Grand Prixs and two World Grand Champions Cup.

History[edit]

Volleyball had spread into Thailand. Since before 1900s. In the past, volleyball was a popular sport among the Chinese and Vietnamese. Until there was competition between the clubs and community associations, sometimes contacted to compete in the Northern region, Northeastern region and The Gold Cup volleyball tournament in the Southern Region.

Since 1934 the Ministry of Education published rules of volleyball by Noppakun Pongsuwan. He was an expert person on sports, especially volleyball. He invited a lecture on how to play, the rules of volleyball to physical education teachers. After that, Department of Physical Education had provide an annual girls' volleyball tournament. For the first time, Department of Physical Education had set course of the central physical education school for girls' student to studied Volleyball and Netball.

In 1957, Nawa Akat Ek Luang Supachalasai, Director of the Department of Physical Education had been established the "Amateur Volleyball Association of Thailand" (Thai: สมาคมวอลเลย์บอลสมัครเล่นแห่งประเทศไทย), with the aim to supported and publicized the progress volleyball and managed a 6 players volleyball tournament and the annual volleyball competition in other government office, such as the Department of Physical Education, University Sports Committee, Bangkok Municipality, Military Sports Council, as well as the Thailand National Games volleyball tournament in women's and men's volleyball.

Current squad[edit]

Head coach: Danai Sriwatcharamethakul [1]

No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2018–19 club
1 Wipawee Srithong 28 January 1999 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 62 kg (137 lb) 280 cm (9 ft 2 in) 275 cm (9 ft 0 in) Thailand Chonburi
2 Piyanut Pannoy 10 November 1989 1.71 m (5 ft 7 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 280 cm (9 ft 2 in) 275 cm (9 ft 0 in) Thailand Chonburi
3 Pornpun Guedpard 5 May 1993 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 252 cm (8 ft 3 in) 245 cm (8 ft 0 in) Thailand Khonkaen Star
4 Thatdao Nuekjang 3 February 1994 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 308 cm (10 ft 1 in) 296 cm (9 ft 9 in) Thailand Khonkaen Star
5 Pleumjit Thinkaow 9 November 1983 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 67 kg (148 lb) 304 cm (10 ft 0 in) 283 cm (9 ft 3 in) Thailand Chonburi
6 Onuma Sittirak 13 June 1986 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 304 cm (10 ft 0 in) 285 cm (9 ft 4 in) Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima
7 Hattaya Bamrungsuk 12 August 1993 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 66 kg (146 lb) 276 cm (9 ft 1 in) 268 cm (8 ft 10 in) Free agent
8 Watchareeya Nuanjam 22 July 1996 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 277 cm (9 ft 1 in) 270 cm (8 ft 10 in) Thailand Chonburi
9 Wanitchaya Luangtonglang 8 October 1992 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 303 cm (9 ft 11 in) 300 cm (9 ft 10 in) Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima
10 Wilavan Apinyapong 6 June 1984 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 294 cm (9 ft 8 in) 282 cm (9 ft 3 in) Thailand Chonburi
11 Amporn Hyapha 19 May 1985 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 300 cm (9 ft 10 in) 290 cm (9 ft 6 in) Thailand Chonburi
12 Tapaphaipun Chaisri 29 November 1989 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 295 cm (9 ft 8 in) 276 cm (9 ft 1 in) Thailand Khonkaen Star
13 Nootsara Tomkom (c) 7 July 1985 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 56 kg (123 lb) 289 cm (9 ft 6 in) 278 cm (9 ft 1 in) Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima
14 Chitaporn Kamlangmak 17 March 1996 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 75 kg (165 lb) 290 cm (9 ft 6 in) 282 cm (9 ft 3 in) Thailand Khonkaen Star
15 Malika Kanthong 8 January 1987 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 69 kg (152 lb) 292 cm (9 ft 7 in) 278 cm (9 ft 1 in) Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima
16 Pimpichaya Kokram 16 June 1998 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 62 kg (137 lb) 293 cm (9 ft 7 in) 283 cm (9 ft 3 in) Thailand Nakornnont
17 Tichaya Boonlert 14 February 1997 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 293 cm (9 ft 7 in) 283 cm (9 ft 3 in) Thailand Nakornnont
18 Ajcharaporn Kongyot 18 June 1995 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb) 298 cm (9 ft 9 in) 287 cm (9 ft 5 in) Thailand Chonburi
19 Chatchu-on Moksri 6 November 1999 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 298 cm (9 ft 9 in) 290 cm (9 ft 6 in) Japan PFU BlueCats
20 Supattra Pairoj 27 June 1990 1.60 m (5 ft 3 in) 50 kg (110 lb) 233 cm (7 ft 8 in) 228 cm (7 ft 6 in) Thailand Chonburi
21 Kullapa Piampongsan 17 March 1991 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 280 cm (9 ft 2 in) 274 cm (9 ft 0 in) Thailand Khonkaen Star
22 Yupa Sanitklang 14 August 1991 1.66 m (5 ft 5 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 275 cm (9 ft 0 in) 260 cm (8 ft 6 in) Thailand Nakhon Ratchasima
23 Jutarat Montripila 2 October 1986 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 60 kg (130 lb) 290 cm (9 ft 6 in) 280 cm (9 ft 2 in) Thailand Nakornnont

List of former notable players[edit]

Notable squads[edit]

Coaching staff[edit]

Position Name
Head Coach Thailand Danai Sriwatcharamethakul
Assistant Coach Thailand Nataphon Srisamutnak
Assistant Coach Thailand Chamnan Dokmai
Assistant Coach Thailand Wanna Buakaew
Doctor Thailand Pichet Yiesiri
Physiotherapist Thailand Tibparat Kaewsai

List of head coaches[edit]

2019 Results and fixtures[edit]

Intercontinental tournaments[edit]

Montreux Masters[edit]

  • Dates: 13 May –
  • Host countries: Switzerland
  • This tournament is recognised by FIVB
Preliminary round (Montreux) Rank
Pool B
 ITA   SUI  TUR Rank

FIVB Women's Nations League[edit]

  • Dates: 21 May – 7 July
  • Host countries: Poland, Macau, Thailand, Japan and Russia (Preliminary round)
  • FIVB rankings points: 50 points
Preliminary round Rank
Pool 1 Pool 7 Pool 11 Pool 15 Pool 19
 GER  ITA  POL Rank  CHN  KOR  BEL Rank  BUL  DOM  TUR Rank  SRB  BRA  JPN Rank  NED  RUS  USA Rank

FIVB Women's Intercontinental Olympic Qualification Tournament[edit]

  • Dates: 2–4 August
  • Host countries: Poland (Pool A)
Pool A
 SRB  PUR  POL Rank

Continental tournaments[edit]

Asian Women's Championship[edit]

  • Dates: 17–25 August
  • Host countries: South Korea
  • This tournament is qualification round of AVC COQT.
Preliminary round (Seoul) Rank
Pool C
 HKG  NZL  TPE Rank

Regional tournaments[edit]

Southeast Asian Games[edit]

  • Host countries: Philippines

Friendly tournaments[edit]

Korea–Thailand All-Star Super Match[edit]

  • Dates: 5–7 April
  • Host countries: Thailand
  • This tournament is traditionally organized by Siam Inter Multimedia and Korea Volleyball Federation.
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
5 Apr 12:10 Thailand  3–2  South Korea 25–23 29–27 23–25 23–25 15–11 115–111 Report
7 Apr 15:30 Thailand  0–3  South Korea 15–25 21–25 23–25     59–75  

Thailand vs Japan Invitation Tournament[edit]

  • Dates: July
  • Host countries: Thailand
  • This tournament is organized by Sports Authority of Thailand.
Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
Jul   Thailand     Japan              

Competition history[edit]

Intercontinental tournaments[edit]

World Grand Prix[edit]

Continental tournaments[edit]

Asian Games[edit]

Asian Championship[edit]

Asian Cup[edit]

Regional tournaments[edit]

Southeast Asian Games[edit]

Friendly tournaments[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Team Roster - Thailand". FIVB. Retrieved 29 April 2018.

External links[edit]