23 Results for author: ~nka

Maki & Bara knock out world champs from the Moscow Grand Slam!

Beach Volleyball ‏@FIVBWorldTour 29m29 minutes ago Czech pair Hermannova&Slukova knocked out world champs @AgathaeBarbara in a thrilling 2-1 match #MoscowGS   Czech pair Hermannova&Slukova knocked out world champs @AgathaeBarbara in a thrilling 2-1 match #MoscowGS pic.twitter.com/Ih94IfDzv5 — Beach Volleyball (@FIVBWorldTour) ... More

To China and back in 3 days 🔫.

Before we took our “very successful” 2 day trip to The People’s Republic of China, there were couple of interesting and less interesting events that are worth mentioning. So let’s start from the beginning.   Easter and mini-camp with Borger/Buthe: After we came back from Brazil we enjoyed Easter and also couple of well-deserved days ... More

4 weeks in Brazil, 3 FIVB tournaments 👍

After a four-week stay in Brazil and two canceled return flights we finally arrived back home at the end of March. Needless to say it felt really good to be back In Brazil, we participated in three FIVB World Tour Tournaments - two Opens: Maceio and Vitoria and one Grand Slam in Rio. All three tournaments had top teams, so the competition quality was ... More

17th place at Maceio Open

Maki & Bára are saying good-bye to Maceio with a 17th place finish. They were not able to defeat the Polish team in order to advance into a second round of the play offs. The match took place at high noon and Polish team was just able to adapt faster to the heat. Maki & Bára lost the first set 15-21, but in the second set they seemed to have found ... More

1st Round against POL at 14:00 UTC-3

Maki & Bára are showing off their blocking skills from a previous match against Brazil in this post's featured picture :) The team is playing the first round of the tournament play-offs at 14:00 UTC-3 local time against Poland. Stay tuned for the results. ~nka~ More

In the Play-Offs

Smile please :)) Second game today and second win in tiebreak against Brazil! Yessss We made it out of the group and we are going to the play-offs. Tomorrow we will fight for the best results Now it is time for a massage, regeneration and rest:) Bára & Maki More

Victory over #5 and last match of pool play

Maki & Bára have defeated tournament seed no.5 Meppelink/Van Iersel of Netherlands early this morning in a tie-break 2:1 (20-22, 21-17, 15-11). Our girls praised a great teamwork as a key to the win and called the win a "big one". In just couple of minutes they will start their last match of pool play against experienced Brazilian team Josi/Val BRA [28]. ... More

Game Notes vs GER

In their 2016 season opener, Maki & Bára did not manage to post a winning score against a higher ranked German team Hotlwick/Semmler [5]. In a 44 minute battle (second longest match of the day) and in a quite windy conditions, they lost the first set 17:21. Second set was closer but at the end Maki & Bára just ended up falling short 23:25. Tomorrow is ... More

Maceió Open Is Underway!

Maceió Open is underway! 🇨🇿 Maki & Bára are in a Pool E along with teams from Germany (Holtwick/Semmler)🇩🇪, Netherlands (Meppelink/Van Iersel)🇳🇱 and Brazil(Josi/Val)🇧🇷 and their first match starts at 13:00 BRT (Brasília Time-UTC/GMT -3 hours) against Germany. For posted results go here More

Maceió Open – Technical meeting tonight

Hello from Maceió, Brazil. The qualification part of the tournament is underway. Maki and Bára are seeded in the Main Draw, so for them the competition starts tomorrow. The Technical Meeting for the Main Draw teams will take place tonight where the final seeding of the teams is determined, as well as the groups and order of play is decided. Tonight ... More