In just their second tournament together Australia’s newest beach volleyball team of Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have won their second international gold.
It was a perfect start in hot and wet conditions for all three Australian Beach Volleyball teams flying the flag at the FIVB 3 Star event in China, the Qinzhou Open.
The new pairing of Rio 2016 Olympians Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar has struck gold at their first major tournament together. Cruising past Indonesia in the final of the Osaka Open in straight sets. 21-10 , 21-11.
Australia’s Damien Schumann and Chris McHugh have stormed into the final 16 at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships after a fiery 2-0 win over USA on Thursday.
Australia’s Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy are out of the 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships in Vienna, after a tough 3-set loss to Brazil’s Carolina Solberg Salgado and Maria Antonelli overnight.
Australia’s Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy have stared down a major threat from China to post a second win at the 2017 Beach Volleyball World Championships in Vienna, Austria.
The 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships begin on Friday in Vienna, with the two Australian women’s teams not only drawn in the same group, but set to play each other on the opening day.
Australia’s Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann, and Louise Bawden and Taliqua Clancy, join the FIVB World Tour in Rio this week content in the knowledge they have qualified for this year’s World Championships in Vienna.
Top seeds Chris McHugh and Damien Schumann have staged an epic comeback to beat Americans David McKienzie and Ian Satterfield in the final of the Australian Beach Volleyball Tour Finals at Sydney’s Manly Beach.