The bio-based industries — key to the green recovery

via Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) SPONSORED CONTENT FROM THE BIO-BASED INDUSTRIES CONSORTIUM (BIC) The bio-based industries — key to the green recovery Calling for stronger recognition of the bio-based sector By The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) 6/18/20, 9:00 AM CET Europe is undergoing an unprecedented crisis and the impacts are felt in all aspects of […]

French constitutional court strikes down most of hate speech law

A French constitutional court has struck down most of the country's hate speech | Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP via Getty Images French constitutional court strikes down most of hate speech law The decision could also have an impact on the European Commission’s Digital Services Act. By Laura Kayali 6/18/20, 8:17 PM CET Updated 6/18/20, 8:28 PM CET […]

Day 1 Club World Championship

Sada Cruzeiro and PGE Skra Belchatow claimed straight-set victories while Trentino Diatec overcame Al-Rayyan Sport Club after the true battle. The favorites are winning in Doha. However that does not mean that we are witnessing a boring tournament. Only in the opening game in the pool A, between Sada Cruzeiro (Brazil) and Tigres UANL (Mexico) […]

Women’s CHL: All play-offs participants emerged

Atom Trefl Sopot completed a bunch of the 2013 Champions League play-offs participants as the last team. Besides Atom Sopot, Dinamo Moscow, Azerrail Baku, RC Cannes, and Schweriner SC ensured the promotion in the last leg. Bank BPS Fakro Muszyna, Uralochka Ekaterinburg, and Robur Urbino need to stop dreaming about the triumph in the Champions […]

Challenge Cup: Ural and Copra closer to the final

Ural Ufa and Copra Elior Piacenza made a first and extremely significant step towards the final of the 2013 CEV Challenge Cup. The both teams came up to the decisive phase via home wins over Delecta Bydgoszcz of Poland and the biggest surprise of the tournament Dukla Liberec of the Czech Republic. The Russians beat […]

Life’s a Beach Game review

If there is one sport which is not always taken entirely seriously – especially in the UK – it is beach volleyball, either for viewing or for betting on.     Indeed despite the fact that it is now part of the Olympics, many still consider this sport to be vaguely amusing (at best) in […]

WGP – Exciting Sunday in Campinas

Russia beat Poland after thrilling match 3-2 (25-21 22-25 29-27 28-30 15-13). In sceond match Brazil win with USA 3-1 (17-25 25-23 25-18 25-20).   Game was really emotional in all sets. First set should have won Poles, but from result 19-14 they lost it. In next two sets we had an equal battle. After […]

EuroVolley: Time for Final Four! Who will get the title?

We are after Group Stages, Play-Offs and Quarterfinals. Now Top 4: Germany, Belgium, Russia and Serbia will go to Berlin so as to fight for title and medals. Who win this? For most teams tournament ended, Let’s see further places classified by CEV: 5. Croatia6. Italy7. Turkey8. France9. Netherlands10. Czech Republic11. Poland12. Belarus13. Bulgaria14. Switzerland15. […]

MCL Pool A: Battle in Slovenia for Tours!

Audience in Ljubljana didn’t help ACH Volley in third leg of Men’s Champions League. Team fought with VB Tours, but it was enough only for first set. After exciting finale of second set French club took control. In second game Piacenza smashed Marek. ACH VOLLEY LJUBLJANA – VB TOURS 1-3 (25-23 26-28 21-25 17-25)ACH: Ropret […]

WCH Pool C: Muserskiy starts his own show!

Last 3 games took place in Ergo Arena in Sopot. Russia beats Canadians in straight sets, using the brightest star Dima Muserskiy. Bulgaria and China also with 3 points.     Russia – Canada 3-0 (25-21 25-19 25-21)Russia: Grankin, Ilinykh (3), Muserskiy (18), Pavlov (12), Spiridonov (9), Apalikov (5), Ermakov (L) and Savin (5), VolvichCanada: […]