Tokyo, Japan, May 13, 2016 – Qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games is set to reach boiling point with the start of the FIVB Women’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament
in Tokyo, Japan on Saturday, and fans looking to keep up with the action have a variety of ways to stay updated.
All matches will be streamed live
on the FIVB's YouTube
page with full English commentary available. Some of the best moments will also be captured, highlighting the incredible action straight from the court.
The tournament will also be televised in a number of regions, with broadcast rights spread across Asia, Oceania, Europe, and the Americas. Full details of these are below.
And for fans who don't have access to the streams, you can follow live scoring through the Match Centres
while the Daily Dig
will be updated throughout the tournament with the latest news, results and reaction.
As usual all the best photos and videos from on the court and behind the scenes will also be posted on the FIVB’s Facebook
The FIVB Women’s World Olympic Qualification Tournament will see the best ranked Asian team and the top three ranked teams will qualify for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Japan (Fuji TV/TBS), South Korea (KBS), China (CCTV), Hong Kong (TBD), Australia (Fox Sports), Thailand (Workpoint), Kazakhstan (Kaz Sports), Algeria, Bahrain, Chad, Comoros Islands, Djibouti, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, Yemen (Abu Dhabi Media), India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka (Star Sports India),
Poland (Poland), Italy (RAI), Netherlands (NOS), France (L'Equipe),
Peru, Canada, Dominican Rep (TBD)