2012 Women's European Volleyball League

The 2012 Women's European Volleyball League was the fourth edition of the annual Women's European Volleyball League, which featured women's national volleyball teams from twelve European countries. A preliminary league round was played from June 1 to June 30, and the final four tournament, which was held at the Czech Republic on July 5–6, 2012.

2012 Women's European Volleyball League
Tournament details
Host nation Czech Republic
DatesJune 1 – June 30 (qualification)
July 5–6 (final round)
Teams12
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Champions Czech Republic (1st title)
Tournament awards
MVP Aneta Havlíčková
Official website
2012 CEV European League

During the league round, competing nations were drawn into three pools of four teams, and every team hosted a tournament with three other teams and playing a round-robin system over three days. One standings table was used, combined with all four tournaments. The Pool winners and the best runner up qualified for the final four round, joining the host team. If the final four host team finished first in its league round pool, the best pool runners-up qualified for the final four.[1]

The Czech Republic defeated Bulgaria 3–0 in the final.[2]

Teams

League round

Pool A

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1  Serbia 35 12 0 36 6 6.000 1034 791 1.307
2  Romania 19 6 6 21 21 1.000 941 937 1.004
3  Spain 18 6 6 23 22 1.045 987 1029 0.959
4  Hungary 0 0 12 5 36 0.139 803 1008 0.797

Leg 1

The tournament was played at Hala sportova, Subotica, Serbia.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
1 Jun 17:30 Spain  3–0  Romania 25–20 25–22 25–22     75–64 Report
1 Jun 20:15 Serbia  3–0  Hungary 25–15 25–12 25–22     75–49 Report
2 Jun 17:30 Romania  3–0  Hungary 25–23 25–20 25–21     75–64 Report
2 Jun 20:15 Spain  0–3  Serbia 17–25 11–25 19–25     47–75 Report
3 Jun 17:30 Hungary  1–3  Spain 18–25 25–20 21–25 16–25   80–95 Report
3 Jun 20:15 Serbia  3–1  Romania 27–25 25–16 22–25 25–15   99–81 Report

Leg 2

The tournament was played at Sportmax 2, Budapest, Hungary.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
8 Jun 16:00 Romania  0–3  Serbia 18–25 22–25 20–25     60–75 Report
8 Jun 19:00 Hungary  0–3  Spain 23–25 20–25 23–25     66–75 Report
9 Jun 16:00 Serbia  3–1  Spain 25–14 25–15 22–25 25–20   97–74 Report
9 Jun 19:00 Romania  3–1  Hungary 17–25 25–17 25–19 25–20   92–81 Report
10 Jun 16:00 Spain  1–3  Romania 25–23 19–25 14–25 21–25   79–98 Report
10 Jun 19:00 Hungary  1–3  Serbia 18–25 14–25 25–16 19–25   76–91 Report

Leg 3

The tournament was played in Palau d'Esports de Granollers, Granollers, Spain.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
15 Jun 17:00 Romania  0–3  Serbia 19–25 13–25 23–25     55–75 Report
15 Jun 20:00 Spain  3–0  Hungary 25–18 25–19 28–26     78–63 Report
16 Jun 15:00 Hungary  0–3  Serbia 12–25 14–25 17–25     43–75 Report
16 Jun 18:00 Spain  3–2  Romania 22–25 24–26 26–24 25–18 15–11 112–104 Report
17 Jun 15:00 Romania  3–0  Hungary 25–23 25–23 25–10     75–56 Report
17 Jun 18:00 Serbia  3–1  Spain 25–18 25–10 21–25 25–20   96–73 Report

Leg 4

The tournament was played in Sala Polivalentă, Piatra Neamț, Romania.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
22 Jun 17:00 Spain  2–3  Serbia 25–23 18–25 29–31 33–31 13–15 118–125 Report
22 Jun 19:30 Romania  3–1  Hungary 26–24 25–19 24–26 25–17   100–86 Report
23 Jun 17:00 Serbia  3–0  Hungary 25–22 25–17 25–14     75–53 Report
23 Jun 19:30 Spain  0–3  Romania 21–25 19–25 19–25     59–75 Report
24 Jun 17:00 Hungary  1–3  Spain 27–29 25–21 9–25 25–27   86–102 Report
24 Jun 19:30 Romania  0–3  Serbia 24–26 18–25 20–25     62–76 Report

Pool B

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1  Bulgaria 35 12 0 36 4 9.000 986 743 1.327
2  France 22 7 5 26 18 1.444 997 939 1.062
3  Turkey 14 5 7 17 24 0.708 875 885 0.989
4   Switzerland 1 0 12 3 36 0.083 669 960 0.697

Leg 1

The tournament was played at Palace of Culture and Sports, Varna, Bulgaria.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
8 Jun 15:00 France  3–1  Turkey 16–25 25–22 25–21 25–18   91–86 Report
8 Jun 17:30 Bulgaria  3–0   Switzerland 25–17 25–18 25–11     75–46 Report
9 Jun 15:00 Turkey  3–0   Switzerland 25–12 25–13 25–20     75–45 Report
9 Jun 17:30 Bulgaria  3–1  France 23–25 25–20 25–15 25–15   98–75 Report
10 Jun 15:00 Switzerland   1–3  France 15–25 25–23 15–25 14–25   69–98 Report
10 Jun 17:30 Turkey  0–3  Bulgaria 21–25 20–25 19–25     60–75 Report

Leg 2

The tournament was played at Atatürk Sport Hall, Izmir, Turkey.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
15 Jun 16:00 Turkey  3–0   Switzerland 25–18 25–13 25–15     75–46 Report
15 Jun 18:30 France  1–3  Bulgaria 19–25 25–22 17–25 22–25   83–97 Report
16 Jun 16:30 Switzerland   0–3  Bulgaria 7–25 25–27 12–25     44–77 Report
16 Jun 19:00 Turkey  3–1  France 25–16 21–25 25–22 25–23   96–86 Report
17 Jun 16:30 Switzerland   0–3  France 15–25 18–25 17–25     50–75 Report
17 Jun 19:00 Bulgaria  3–0  Turkey 25–13 25–23 25–22     75–58 Report

Leg 3

The tournament was played at Salle Omnisport St. Léonard, Fribourg, Switzerland.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
22 Jun 17:30 Bulgaria  3–0  Turkey 25–15 25–19 25–20     75–54 Report
22 Jun 20:00 Switzerland   0–3  France 15–25 22–25 22–25     59–75 Report
23 Jun 17:30 Switzerland   2–3  Turkey 19–25 16–25 25–14 25–23 18–20 103–107 Report
23 Jun 20:00 France  2–3  Bulgaria 24–26 25–22 23–25 25–23 14–16 111–112 Report
24 Jun 15:00 Turkey  0–3  France 15–25 18–25 15–25     48–75 Report
24 Jun 17:30 Bulgaria  3–0   Switzerland 25–11 26–24 26–24     77–59 Report

Leg 4

The tournament was played at Complexe St. Symphorien, Metz, France.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
28 Jun 15:00 France  3–0   Switzerland 26–24 25–22 25–20     76–66 Report
28 Jun 18:00 Turkey  0–3  Bulgaria 18–25 22–25 18–25     58–75 Report
29 Jun 17:00 Switzerland   0–3  Bulgaria 13–25 14–25 12–25     39–75 Report
29 Jun 20:00 France  3–1  Turkey 25–20 21–25 25–23 25–15   96–83 Report
30 Jun 17:00 Switzerland   0–3  Turkey 14–25 8–25 21–25     43–75 Report
30 Jun 20:00 Bulgaria  3–0  France 25–16 25–17 25–23     75–56 Report

Pool C

Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1  Netherlands 30 9 3 33 11 3.000 1002 833 1.203
2  Czech Republic 26 10 2 30 16 1.875 1034 911 1.135
3  Israel 9 3 9 12 28 0.429 790 955 0.827
4  Greece 7 2 10 11 31 0.355 845 972 0.869

Leg 1

The tournament was played at Městská hala Vodová, Brno, Czech Republic.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
1 Jun 15:00 Czech Republic  3–1  Israel 23–25 25–17 25–23 25–7   98–72 Report
1 Jun 18:00 Greece  0–3  Netherlands 15–25 15–25 14–25     44–75 Report
2 Jun 15:00 Netherlands  3–0  Israel 25–13 25–19 25–19     75–51 Report
2 Jun 18:00 Greece  0–3  Czech Republic 20–25 18–25 11–25     49–75 Report
3 Jun 15:00 Israel  1–3  Greece 22–25 19–25 25–23 21–25   87–98 Report
3 Jun 18:00 Czech Republic  3–2  Netherlands 25–17 25–23 22–25 21–25 15–10 108–100 Report

Leg 2

The tournament was played at Topsport Centre, Almere, Netherlands.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
8 Jun 17:00 Czech Republic  3–0  Israel 25–22 25–21 25–9     75–52 Report
8 Jun 19:30 Netherlands  3–0  Greece 25–18 25–21 25–16     75–55 Report
9 Jun 14:30 Israel  1–3  Netherlands 25–17 7–25 18–25 12–25   62–92 Report
9 Jun 17:00 Greece  2–3  Czech Republic 25–15 22–25 24–26 25–22 11–15 107–103 Report
10 Jun 14:30 Netherlands  2–3  Czech Republic 20–25 25–20 20–25 25–18 12–15 102–103 Report
10 Jun 17:00 Israel  3–0  Greece 25–12 25–23 25–23     75–58 Report

Leg 3

The tournament was played at Metrowest Sport Palace, Ra'anana, Israel.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
15 Jun 17:00 Greece  3–0  Israel 25–19 25–18 25–23     75–60 Report
15 Jun 19:30 Czech Republic  0–3  Netherlands 20–25 18–25 16–25     54–75 Report
16 Jun 17:00 Israel  3–0  Czech Republic 28–26 25–21 27–25     80–72 Report
16 Jun 19:30 Netherlands  3–0  Greece 25–16 25–16 27–25     77–57 Report
17 Jun 17:00 Czech Republic  3–1  Greece 25–17 16–25 25–18 25–18   91–78 Report
17 Jun 19:30 Netherlands  3–0  Israel 25–18 25–16 25–22     75–56 Report

Leg 4

The tournament was played at Neo Kleisto Orestiados, Orestiada, Greece.

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
21 Jun 18:00 Israel  0–3  Czech Republic 14–25 12–25 21–25     47–75 Report
21 Jun 20:30 Netherlands  3–1  Greece 11–25 25–20 25–17 25–21   86–83 Report
22 Jun 18:00 Czech Republic  3–2  Netherlands 25–16 23–25 25–19 17–25 15–13 105–95 Report
22 Jun 20:30 Greece  1–3  Israel 22–25 25–18 23–25 17–25   87–93 Report
23 Jun 18:00 Netherlands  3–0  Israel 25–18 25–18 25–19     75–55 Report
23 Jun 20:30 Czech Republic  3–0  Greece 25–17 25–17 25–20     75–54 Report

Final four

The final four was held at KV Arena in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic on July 5/6, 2012.

Qualified teams
 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
July 5 – Karlovy Vary
 
 
 Bulgaria3
 
July 6 – Karlovy Vary
 
 Serbia1
 
 Bulgaria0
 
July 5 – Karlovy Vary
 
 Czech Republic3
 
 Czech Republic3
 
 
 Netherlands1
 
Third place
 
 
July 6 – Karlovy Vary
 
 
 Serbia3
 
 
 Netherlands1

Semifinals

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
5 July 15:00 Bulgaria  3–1  Serbia 34–32 25–22 21–25 25–20   105–99 Report
5 July 18:00 Czech Republic  3–1  Netherlands 25–17 20–25 25–23 25–17   95–82 Report

Third place match

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 July 15:00 Serbia  3–1  Netherlands 25–23 25–15 23–25 25–13   98–76 Report

Final

Date Time Score Set 1 Set 2 Set 3 Set 4 Set 5 Total Report
6 July 18:00 Bulgaria  0–3  Czech Republic 24–26 18–25 23–25     65–79 Report

Final standing

Awards

References

  1. "2012 CEV VOLLEYBALL EUROPEAN LEAGUE - MEN & WOMEN – COMPETITION FORMAT". CVE. Retrieved 24 May 2012.
  2. CEV (2012-07-06). "Czech ladies claim European League title!". Archived from the original on 2015-09-20. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
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