DR1 - The Dominican women`s volleyball team is back in Santo Domingo to prepare for the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix games taking place in Santo Domingo from 8-10 June 2012. In the World Grand Prix, 16 teams will battle from 8-24 June to make the finals in Ningbo, China, from 27 June to 1 July. Each week features four pools in four cities as the world`s best players compete for a place in the finals.
The matches are serving as preparation for the London 2012 Olympic Games. Just last Saturday, 5 May at the Norceca Tournament, the DR, ranked sixth in the world classified to participate in women`s volleyball in the Olympics (28 July to 11 August at Earls Court in London). Read original at DR1.
(Posted 04:31 Wednesday by DRSol NewsHound. Viewed 440 times.)