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Serbian Volleyball Player Fined And Banned For Two Matches

ITALY, June 9 (TNA) – The Federation Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) banned a female Serbian player for two matches and fined her volleyball federation 700,000 baht for her inappropriate gesture in a match in which her team defeated Thailand during the Nations League. FIVB through its disciplinary sub-committee found Sanja Djurdjevic violating its discipline for […]Read More

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Serbian volleyball player apologizes to Thai team for alleged racist

A Serbian volleyball player has apologised to the Thai team for making an alleged racist gesture during a game in the Nations League, hosted by Italy yesterday (Tuesday). The player, Sanja Djurdjevic, pulled the corners of her eyes back, to narrow them into an ‘oriental’ shape, a gesture not appreciated by native Asians. Sanja has […]Read More

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PM welcomes Thai women’s volleyball team at Government House

BANGKOK, 25 May 2016 (NNT) – The Prime Minister has welcomed Thai women volleyball players at Government House, calling on all to maintain sportsmanship and refrain from trashing competitors as seen recently on social media. The Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha had invited the Thai women’s volleyball team to meet him at Government House, as […]Read More

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Thai women volleyball players target Olympics

The Thai women’s national volleyball players are in the spotlight, hopping from one TV studio to another, after getting an enthusiastic welcome when they arrived home from Macau on Monday. The Thai team finished an unprecedented sixth in the FIVB World Grand Prix in their ninth appearance. Thailand’s best performance so far was the 8th […]Read More