Olympics: Men's World Qualifier

Format

This tournament is both the Last Chance Qualifier as well as the AVC Continental Qualifier which means there's a total of four (4) tickets to Rio. The format is a Round Robin tournament with the eight (8) teams competing against one and other of the course of two weeks in Tokyo, Japan. 

Canada will have the chance to grab one of three berths given to the top three teams, while the final ticket will go to the top Asian team.  If an Asian team finishes in the top three, then the next ranked team will qualify. 

Olympic Qualifier Teams

CanadaCanadaWorld No. 10
PolandPolandWorld No. 2
FranceFranceWorld No. 10
VenezuelaVenezuelaWorld No. 20

Asian Zone Qualifier

IranIranWorld No. 8
AustraliaAustraliaWorld No. 13
JapanJapanWorld No. 14
ChinaChinaWorld No. 19

Standings

Team Wins Losses Points
FranceFrance 5 1 15
IranIran 5 1 13
PolandPoland 5 1 12
AustraliaAustralia 3 3 10
CanadaCanada 3 3 10
ChinaChina 2 4 8
JapanJapan 1 5 3
VenezuelaVenezuela 0 6 0
  • 3 points for 3-0 or 3-1 win, 2 points for a 3-2 win with 1 point going to the loser
  • Wins come first, then points when determining standings

Canada Schedule

PolandPolanddef.CabadaCanada3-2 (25-18, 17-25, 25-21, 18-25, 15-9)
IranIrandef.CanadaCanada3-2 (27-29, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21, 16-14)
Canada Canada def. Australia Australia 3-2 (25-19, 24-26, 20-25, 29-27, 15-11)
Canada Canada def. Venezuela Venezuela 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 27-25)
France France def. Canada Canada 3-0 (25-17, 25-17, 25-16)
CanadaCanadadef.JapanJapan3-1 (23-25, 25-19, 25-21, 25-19)
CanadaCanadavs.ChinaChinaSaturday May 4th - 11:55 p.m. ET

Live Streams

Every match will be live streamed on the FIVB YouTube channel.  Here's the playlist of all the matches.

Day 6

 

Day 5

Day 4

Day 3

Day 2

Day 1