Canada, Venezuela and Dominican Republic all celebrated reaching Tokyo 2020 as Olympic volleyball qualification tournaments concluded in North and South America.
Turkey overcame Germany in the final of the European qualifier for the women's volleyball competition at this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Iran's men and South Korea's women qualified for the volleyball competitions at Tokyo 2020 as the Asian Olympic Qualification Tournaments concluded today.
Canada battled back from two sets down to beat Cuba at the Men's Volleyball North American Olympic Qualification Tournament and are now one victory away from Tokyo 2020.
South Korea completed the semi-final line-up at the Men's Volleyball Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament in Jiangmen, to move one step closer to a Tokyo 2020 place.
Hosts Colombia and Argentina will lock horns in a winner-takes-all clash for a Tokyo 2020 spot tomorrow after both won their second matches at the Women's Volleyball South American Olympic Qualification Tournament.
South Korea and Kazakhstan qualified for the semi-finals at the Women's Volleyball Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament in Thailand, after the second day of group play.
Hosts Colombia open with victory at Women's Volleyball South American Olympic Qualification Tournament
Hosts Colombia began with a straight-sets victory over Venezuela at the Women's Volleyball South American Olympic Qualification Tournament for Tokyo 2020.
Favourites Iran began the Men's Volleyball Asian Olympic Qualification Tournament by brushing aside Chinese Taipei in straight sets in Jiangmen.
The last five places in the men's and women's volleyball tournaments at Tokyo 2020 will be decided next week, following the conclusion of 10 continental qualifiers which get underway in Africa and Europe tomorrow.
Turin will host the 2020 Volleyball Nations League (VNL) men's finals, it has been announced.
Mohammad Reza Davarzani has been elected President of the Iran Volleyball Federation (IRIVF) on a four-year term.
USA Volleyball (USAV) chief executive Jamie Davis has been given a vote of confidence by the governing body's Board of Directors with a four-year contract extension.
The Kenya Volleyball Federation (KVF) has appealed the decision to award Cameroon hosting rights for next year's African Women's Olympic volleyball qualifier.
Brazil kept their 100 per cent record intact at the International Volleyball Federation Men's World Cup after coming from behind to beat Iran in Japan.