Ukraine women's national volleyball team

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AssociationUkrainian Volleyball Federation (FVU / ФВУ)
Confederation CEV
Head coach Gariy Yegiazarov
FIVB ranking 52 (as of October 2018)
Uniforms
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Summer Olympics
Appearances1 (First in 1996 )
Best result11th (1996)
World Championship
Appearances1 (First in 1994 )
Best result9th (1994)
European Championship
Appearances7 (First in 1993 )
Best resultBronze medal europe.svg (1993)

The Ukraine women's national volleyball team (Ukrainian : Жіноча збірна України з волейболу, Zhinocha zbirna Ukrai'ny z volejbolu) represents Ukraine in international women's volleyball competitions and friendly matches. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union the team first competed on the highest level under its own flag at the 1993 European Championship, winning the bronze medal.

Ukrainian language language member of the East Slavic subgroup of the Slavic languages

Ukrainian is an East Slavic language. It is the official state language of Ukraine and one of the three official languages in the unrecognized state of Transnistria, the other two being Romanian and Russian. Written Ukrainian uses a variant of the Cyrillic script.

Ukraine Sovereign state in Eastern Europe

Ukraine, sometimes called the Ukraine, is a country in Eastern Europe. Excluding Crimea, Ukraine has a population of about 42.5 million, making it the 32nd most populous country in the world. Its capital and largest city is Kiev. Ukrainian is the official language and its alphabet is Cyrillic. The dominant religions in the country are Eastern Orthodoxy and Greek Catholicism. Ukraine is currently in a territorial dispute with Russia over the Crimean Peninsula, which Russia annexed in 2014. Including Crimea, Ukraine has an area of 603,628 km2 (233,062 sq mi), making it the largest country entirely within Europe and the 46th largest country in the world.

Volleyball ballgame and team sport in which two teams compete to ground the ball on their opponents side of the net

Volleyball is a popular team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules. It has been a part of the official program of the Summer Olympic Games since Tokyo 1964.

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Results

Olympic Games

    Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

Summer Olympics record
YearRoundPositionPldWLSWSLSquad
1964–1992Part of Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Flag of the United States.svg 1996 Group stage11th505015 Squad
Flag of Australia (converted).svg 2000 Did not participate or qualify
Flag of Greece.svg 2004
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg 2008
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg 2012
Flag of Brazil.svg 2016
Total0 titles1/6505015

World Championship

    Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

World Championship record
YearRoundPositionPldWLSWSLSquad
1952–1990Part of Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Flag of Brazil.svg 1994 Group stage11th31258 Squad
Flag of Japan.svg 1998 Did not qualify
Flag of Germany.svg 2002
Flag of Japan.svg 2006
Flag of Japan.svg 2010
Flag of Italy.svg 2014
Flag of Japan.svg 2018
Total0 titles1/731258

European Championship

    Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European Championship record
YearRoundPositionPldWLSWSLSquad
1949–1991Part of Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 1993 SemifinalThird place761207 Squad
Flag of the Netherlands.svg 1995 Final round7th7431413 Squad
Flag of the Czech Republic.svg 1997 Final round7th734914 Squad
Flag of Italy.svg 1999 Did not qualify
Flag of Bulgaria.svg 2001 SemifinalFourth place7341215 Squad
Flag of Turkey.svg 2003 Group stage9th523712 Squad
Flag of Croatia.svg 2005 Did not qualify
Flag of Belgium (civil).svg / Flag of Luxembourg.svg 2007
Flag of Poland.svg 2009
Flag of Italy.svg / Flag of Serbia.svg 2011 Group stage15th30309 Squad
Flag of Germany.svg / Flag of Switzerland.svg 2013 Did not qualify
Flag of the Netherlands.svg / Flag of Belgium (civil).svg 2015
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg / Flag of Georgia.svg 2017 Group stage13th30359 Squad
Flag of Slovakia.svg / Flag of Hungary.svg / Flag of Poland.svg / Flag of Turkey.svg 2019 Group stage17th514612 Squad
TotalQualified: 8/144419257391

European League

    Champions       Runners-up       Third place       Fourth place

European League record
YearRoundPositionPldWLSWSLSquad
2009 Did not participate
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017 FinalChampions1091297 Squad
Total1 title1/91091297

Squads

1996 Olympic Games

2001 European Championship

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