Sports Information: Volleyball

BACKGROUND TO VOLLEYBALL

 

Volleyball is a team sport, in which opposing teams of six propel the ball over a high net. Teams score points by grounding the ball on their opponent’s side of the court. The sport originated in the USA towards the end of the nineteenth century and became an Olympic sport in 1924.

 

THE SPORT TODAY

 

Volleyball is a very popular sport played by men and women all over the world. It is governed by the Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB).

 

TOP TIPS FOR BETTING ON VOLLEYBALL

 

Analyse recent events via volleyball magazines, websites and online posts

Compare prices offered by bookmakers and exchanges to secure the best value

Consider betting in-running.

 

Most European bookmakers and betting exchanges will take bets on major volleyball events.