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FIVB: Poland Main Draw (Live Video)

Fivb poland maindraw

We are now in main draw action in the 2011 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour stop from Stare Jablonki, Poland.  Four Canadian teams entered the tournament and only one has made it through to the main draw and they did so by defeating another Canadian team to get there.  On the women's side Elizabeth Maloney and Heather Bansley defeated Annie Martin and Marie Andre Lessard to qualify for the main draw.  On the men's side of the tournament, both Canadian teams were eliminated in the first round of qualification.  Christian Redmann and Ben Saxton lost to the team of Sidorenko-Dyachenko of Kazakhstan while Josh Binstock and Rich Van Huizen were defeated by Austrailians McHugh and Slack.  Games, results, scores and live streams below.

Canadian Men's Qualification Results

Round 1

Australia McHugh-Slack def. Canada Binstock-Van Huizen 2-0 (21-19, 21-16)
Kazakhstan Sidorenko-Dyachenko def. Canada Redmann-Saxton 2-0 (21-16, 21-17)

Canadian Women's Qualification Results

Round 1

Canada Bansley-Maloney def. Kazakhstan Tsimbalova-Mashkova 2-0 (21-19, 21-16)
Canada Lessard-Martin def. Latvia Inga-Lece 2-1 (21-12, 19-21, 15-11)

Round 2

Canada Bansley-Maloney def. Canada Lessard-Martin 2-1 (15-21, 24-22, 15-11)

Main Draw pools, results and live streams after the jump.

Canadian Women's Pool in Main Draw

Canada Bansley-Maloney
Austria Schwaiger-Schwaiger
Poland Urban-Sowala
Netherlands Keizer-Van Iersel

Canadian Women's Main Draw Pool Play Results

Canada Bansley-Maloney def. Poland Urban-Sowala 2-0 (21-15, 21-17)
Netherlands Keizer-Van Iersel def. Canada Bansley-Maloney 2-1 (16-21, 21-18, 15-12)
Canada Bansley-Maloney def. Austria Schwaiger-Schwaiger 2-1 (21-17, 8-21, 15-12)

Round 1

Canada Bansley-Maloney def. Brazil Renata-Lese Lima 2-1 (21-18, 16-21, 15-8)

Round 2

China Xue-Zhang Xi def. Canada Bansley-Maloney 2-0 (21-15, 21-10)

Live Stream Video Links

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