The People's Republic of China secured a spot for Tokyo 2020 by winning their pool at the 2019 Intercontinental Olympic Qualification Tournament. They are looking to defend the Olympic title they won in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, which was the team's third gold medal at the Games. Their run to the final in Rio included victories over hosts Brazil and the Netherlands in the knockout stages, before they defeated Serbia 3-1 to secure gold.
Although it experienced an unstable development in the 1990s, the team won the World Cup title in 2003, 2015 and 2019, also captured the gold medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics and 2016 Summer Olympics. In 2011, 2014, 2015 and 2016, the Chinese women's volleyball team won the "Best team" award in the CCTV sportsmanship competition.
General Interest. The People's Republic of China have dominated sitting volleyball at the Paralympic Games since it was introduced in 2004, winning the first three gold medals on offer. They defeated the Netherlands in the 2004 final in Athens, before back-to-back gold medal match victories over the United States of America in 2008 and 2012.
Lang Ping, coach of China's national women's volleyball team, at the Tokyo Olympics women's volleyball match between China and Argentina in Tokyo, Japan, August 2, 2021. /CFP A month ago, Lang said she would take the blame after the defending champions crashed out in the group stage at the Tokyo Olympics, its worst performance in nearly 40 years.
The Chinese women's volleyball team concluded their Olympic trip with a victory (25-15, 25-22, 25-19) over Team Argentina on Monday, as they were seen out in Group B with two remaining matches to play. The reigning champions suffered three straight losses from the beginning, losing to Team Turkey, Team USA, and the Russian Olympic Committee.
The Chinese women's volleyball team lost its last chance in competing in the quarterfinals as Turkey beat Argentina on Saturday. This is also the first time in 37 years that China has failed to ...
Sitting Volleyball - United States vs China - Gold Medal Match Results. Start List. Player Statistics. Team Statistics. Play by Play. Official Reports. Makuhari Messe Hall A - 5 Sep - 10:00. Gold Medal Match - Match 18. United States United States.
TOKYO (AP) — After winning gold in Rio de Janeiro and coming to the Olympics five years later as one of the favorites, China's women's volleyball team is just trying to win a match in Tokyo. The...
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