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2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: The Hague, Netherlands: Men’s And Women’s Bronze And Gold Medal Games

Well known for fielding powerful teams in international competition for several years, the Netherlands returns as well to the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour calendar in 2014. The Netherlands will host the double-gender FIVB Transavia Grand Slam.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping: Rotterdam: Netherlands 2nd

With a flawless second round, Gerco Schroder brought Netherlands level with France, but in the Jump off, his only fault of the days knocked Team Netherlands into 2nd.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping: Rome: Netherlands 2nd

As Maikel Van Der Vleuten jump a flawless round, the Netherlands alomst took the win, but last rider Gerco Schroder posted a four, and the slipped to 2nd by one fault.

2014 World Ports Classic: Netherlands: Stage 2: Antwerp – Rotterdam – Antwerp

The World Ports Classic is a two-day cycling race between the big harbors of Rotterdam and Antwerp and back. This cycle race is part of the UCI World Tour and therefore the best riders of the world participate in this event with big names like André Greipel, Mark Cavendish and Marcel Kittel.

2014 World Ports Classic: Netherlands: Stage 1: Rotterdam – Antwerp

The World Ports Classic is a two-day cycling race between the big harbors of Rotterdam and Antwerp and back. This cycle race is part of the UCI World Tour and therefore the best riders of the world participate in this event with big names like André Greipel, Mark Cavendish and Marcel Kittel.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Elite

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Under 23

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI CycloCross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Women’s Elite

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2014 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships: Hoogerheide, Netherlands: Men’s Junior

The UCI CycloCross World Championships track in Hoogerheide will, with the exception of a few minor changes, be similar to the track used for the 2013 World Cup races in Hoogerheide.

2013 FIVB World Indoor Volleyball Grand Prix: Brazil vs. Netherlands

In 2013, the FIVB World Grand Prix will return to Japan for the first time in four years, which should please Olympic champions Brazil, who have won the tournament the last three times (2005, 2008, 2009) it has been played there.

2013 Volleyball Women’s World Grand Prix: USA vs Netherlands: Best Scores

Check out the best 5 saves, aces, rallies, spikes and blocks from USA vs NED.

2013 Volleyball Women’s World Grand Prix: USA vs Netherlands 

In round two pool play, Team USA swept the Netherlands with final set scores of 25-20, 25-16, and 25-12. The USA improved their record to 4-1 and are now on a 2 game winning streak.

2013 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix: USA vs. Netherlands

In 2013, the FIVB World Grand Prix will return to Japan for the first time in four years, which should please Olympic champions Brazil, who have won the tournament the last three times (2005, 2008, 2009) it has been played there.

2013 Beach Volleyball World Championship: Gold: Netherlands vs Brazil

Ricardo Santos (BRA) settles for silver again, this time with new partner Alvaro Filho (BRA), as Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen (NED) score the first championship title for the Netherlands, 21-18, 21-16.

2013 Women’s Volleyball Grand Slam: Corrientes: Netherlands win gold

Madelein Meppelink and Sophie van Gestal of the Netherlands team defeated Brazil, with two sets to 0, picking up their first ever FIVB tour gold medal.

2013 Speed Skating World Cup Finals: Men’s Team Pursuit: Netherlands wins

The Korean men were still hoping to get a win for the day, as the World Cup had already been won by the Netherleands, as they won every race this season, today by 2.05 seconds.

2013 Speed Skating World Cup Finals: Women’s Team Pursuit: Netherlands wins

Both Canada and the Netherlands were tied at the start of the final World Cup race, and although Canda chased them down, they couldn’t hold it as the Netherlands wins by three seconds.

2012 Women’s Beach Volleyball Gstaad: USA vs Netherlands

Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor (USA) get their first win of the seasons and their 4th since getting back together winning 21-10, 21-13 over Marleen Van Iersel and Sanne Keizer (NED).

Netherlands wins Women’s Team Championship

2012, Heerenveen, Netherlands, ISU World Single Distances Speed Skating Championship, the Women join the Men in sweeping the Team Pursuit, the American women finished 8th.

The Netherlands reclaims Team Championship Gold

2012, Heerenveen, Netherlands, ISU World Single Distances Speed Skating Championship, Kramer, Verweij, and Lehmann reclaim the title from the USA by 1.99 seconds.

Diamond League Monaco Preview

Allyson Felix (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports) Tune in to IAAF Diamond League from Monaco Friday, July 18 at 2 PM ET LIVE on Universal Sports. Click here for the full IAAF Diamond League schedule.  By Mike Rowbottom Monaco’s IAAF Diamond League meeting on Friday (18) has much to live up to this year after 2013’s […]

2014 Diamond League: Glasgow: Great Britian wins 4x100m

In the Non-Diamond League event, with a history of DQ’s, the Great Britian A team gets it right and claim with win over the European Champs, Netherlands, by .52 seconds at 38.39.

2014 FEI Nations Cup Jumping: Rotterdam: France wins

Roger Yves Bost scores a 0 in the second round to help France take hold the lead, and then Penelope Leprevost is flaws in the jump off with the Netherlands, getting the win and securing Team Frances spot in the Finals.

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Stavanger: Women’s Best Scores

Check out the best scores from the women’s medal matches, featuring some great saves and a timely block, as Kerri Walsh and April Ross (USA) claim Gold over Spain and Slovakia take Bronze over the Netherlands

Gabrielle Douglas Helps Youth Gymnasts Set World Record for Simultaneous Cartwheels

Gabrielle Douglas (Courtesy of USA Gymnastics) PITTSBURGH, June 23, 2014 – Gymnasts from 14 Pittsburgh-area gymnastics clubs, led by two-time Olympic gold-medalist Gabrielle Douglas of Virginia Beach, Va./Chow’s Gymnastics and Dance, made history on Pittsburgh’s Roberto Clemente Bridge when they set the record for simultaneous cartwheels at 735, smashing the previous world record of 482 […]

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Moscow: Women’s Bronze Medal Winners

The Netherlands Women’s Beach Volleyball team takes home the Bronze medal with a final score of 19-21, 21-18, 12-15.

IAAF Diamond League Begins in Doha

LaShawn Merritt (REUTERS/Petr Josek) Ten reigning or former Olympic Champions, plus 25 more Olympic Games medalists are poised to compete at the IAAF Diamond League kick-off meeting in Doha on May 9 at 12 PM ET on Universal Sports.  The IDL Doha 2014 will also feature 25 current or former World Champions as well as […]

2014 Beach Volleyball Viewing Schedule

Air Date Event Broadcast Time (ET) Online Time (ET) 4/26 2014 FIVB Men’s Fuzhou Open 4:00 PM 4/27 2014 FIVB Women’s Fuzhou Open 4:00 PM 5/4 2014 FIVB Men’s Grand Slam from Shanghai 5:00 PM 3:00 AM (May 3) 5/4 2014 FIVB Women’s Grand Slam from Shanghai 6:30 PM 2:00 AM 5/10 2014 FIVB Women’s […]

2014 Beach Volleyball World Tour: Fuzhou: Best Men’s Scores

In the season opener, check out the best scores from the medal matches as Italy claims gold, Brazil settles for Silver and the Netherlands gets the Bronze.

Phelps Facing Toughest Challenge Yet

  Tue Apr 22, 2014 1:13pm EDT (Reuters) – Michael Phelps has been swimming against the tide all his life. Time and time again he has proved the doubters wrong, setting the standard for Olympic achievement with his 18 gold medals. But now, almost two years after retiring from swimming and two months shy of his 29th […]

2014 Rotterdam Marathon

The ABN AMRO Marathon Rotterdam has been the biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands for 14 years in a row. The world’s top athletes will be at the start on the bustling Coolsingel.

J.R. Celski Races For World Championship

J.R. Celski, who won an Olympic silver medal for the United States in Sochi, headlines the ISU World Short Track Speed Skating Championships in Montreal, Canada this Saturday and Sunday at 8 PM ET. Celski will compete in the 500m, 1000m, 1500m and relay. He has already collected eight world championship medals in his career. […]

Protest group crashes Russia’s Olympics party, Norway strike gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/SHAMIL ZHUMATOV (Reuters) – Members of Russian protest group Pussy Riot crashed the Sochi Olympic party on Tuesday when they were detained at a police station, briefly diverting the world’s gaze from snowboarders and skiers who braved thick fog and rain to race. Five group members were among those held for around three hours […]

Injured skater Plushenko retires from Games, overshadows men’s hockey

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/LUCY NICHOLSON (Reuters) – Russia’s flamboyant figure skater Yevgeny Plushenko pulled out of the Winter Olympics through injury on Thursday in a shock twist that immediately deflated home fans pumped up by an opening victory for their beloved men’s ice hockey team. At the Iceberg Skating Palace, there was disbelief when the announcement came over the […]

2014 Cyclocross World Championships: Men’s Elite Preview

Men’s Elite Preview Courtesy of Cyclocross Magazine (link is http://www.cxmagazine.com/) Last year at this time, cycling fans from all across the globe were arriving in Louisville, KY, ready to ring cowbells and cheer for their favorite racers as they took the stage for the 2013 Cyclocross World Championships. It marked an important event in the […]

2013 ISU Speed Skating World Cup: Salt Lake City: USA 3rd in Women’s Team Pursuit

The USA finished with a time of 2:57.09 while paired against Norway. The USA were 1.07 seconds behind the 1st place Netherlands.

2013 ISU Speed Skating World Cup: Salt Lake City: NED wins Women’s Team Pursuit

The Netherlands women finished with a new national record time of 2:56.02 while paired against Japan. The USA finished 3rd in the event.

2013 ISU Speed Skating World Cup: Salt Lake City: NED wins Team Pursuit with WR time

For the second straight week in a row the Netherlands’ Skaters Verweij, Blokhuijsen, and Kramer posted a world record time. They finished with a time of 3:35.60 while paired against the USA.

2013 ISU Speed Skating Long Track World Cup: Calgary: NED wins Team Pursuit

The Netherlands won with a time of 2:57.82 over 2nd place Japan. Skaters Ireen Wust, Lotte Van Beek, and Linda de Vines represented the Netherlands.

2013 European Dressage Championships: Team Grand Prix: Germany wins

Riding on horse Damon Hill NRW, Helen Langehanenberg lead Germany to victory with a team best score of 84.377. Germany finished with a team total of 234.651 to beat out the 2nd place Netherlands.

2013 Volleyball Women’s World Grand Prix: USA vs Algeria 

In the round two pool play, Team USA easily swept Algeria with scores of 25-12, 25-15, and 25-11. Team USA will face the Netherlands next.

Alberto Contador Makes Up Time On Leader Chris Froome; Mark Cavendish Wins Stage 13

(Reuters) – Alberto Contador made up lost time with a tactical masterstroke in Friday’s 13th stage of the Tour de France, showing he would not let an opportunity slip to topple overall leader Chris Froome. During a hectic 173-km ride from Tours that ended with Britain’s Mark Cavendish crossing the line first, Contador’s Saxo-Tinkoff team […]

World Time Trial Champion Tony Martin Wins Stage 11 Time Trial

(Reuters) – Britain’s Chris Froome extended his overall lead in the Tour de France after finishing second in the stage 11 time trial behind hot favorite Tony Martin. German world time trial champion Martin, who suffered concussion in a mass crash on the race’s first stage, blasted round the flat 33-km course in 36 minutes […]

Marcel Kittel Wins His Second Stage; Chris Froome Retains Yellow Jersey

(Reuters) – Marcel Kittel won his second stage of the 2013 Tour de France on Tuesday, beating fellow German Andre Greipel in a sprint to the finish line. Briton Mark Cavendish came in third after bumping shoulders with Kittel’s Argos-Shimano team mate Tom Veelers of the Netherlands, sending him crashing to the ground just before […]

Chris Froome Blows Past Rivals To Wins Stage 8 Takes Overall Lead

By Julien Pretot AX-3-DOMAINES, France | Sat Jul 6, 2013 1:16pm EDT (Reuters) – After only the first mountain stage of the Tour de France, Team Sky’s rivals could already be aiming for second place. They may well even end up racing for third after Chris Froome and Richie Porte looked in another league with […]

Mercedes-Benz Prize, Part of the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping – Aachen News

The Netherlands won under the floodlights of Aachen after a thrilling compeititon which went right to the wire.

Usain Bolt Headlines The Bislett Diamond League, Runs Year’s Fastest 200m

(Reuters) – Olympic champion Usain Bolt responded to last week’s surprise sprint defeat in Rome by storming to a world-leading time of 19.79 seconds over 200 meters at the Bislett Diamond League meeting on Thursday. The Jamaican world record holder, surprisingly beaten over 100 meters by American Justin Gatlin in Italy, streaked away from the […]

Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup Jumping Recap

Team Netherlands wins the Furusiyya FEI Nations Cup™ Jumping 2013 in La Baule.

Fraser-Pryce Runs Year’s Fastet 100m; Jeter Hurt At Diamond League Shanghai

(Reuters) – Olympic 100 metres champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce eased to victory on a damp evening at the Shanghai Diamond League meeting on Saturday while world champion Carmelita Jeter was stretchered off the track after finishing third. As low clouds settled around the stadium for the evening meet, the Jamaican sprinter pulled away from her American […]

Rigoberto Uran Wins Giro d’Italia Stage 10, Nibali Keeps Lead

By Alasdair Fotheringham ALTOPIANO DEL MONTASIO, Italy (Reuters) – Colombian Rigoberto Uran moved into third place overall after capturing a solo victory in the Giro d’Italia’s first summit finish on Tuesday. Italian Vincenzo Nibali strengthened his overall lead after dropping Britain’s Bradley Wiggins and the Netherlands’ Robert Gesink on the final climb. Sky rider Uran […]

Vincenzo Nibali Holds Overall Lead At Giro

FIRENZE, ITALY (Reuters) – Pre-race favourite Bradley Wiggins endured another difficult day on a rain-lashed ninth stage of the Giro d’Italia although defending champion Ryder Hesjedal suffered most, dropping to 11th overall. Britain’s Wiggins, who crashed on a descent on Friday, remained fourth overall, one minute and 16 seconds behind leader Vincenzo Nibali despite for […]

2013 Rotterdam Marathon

The Rotterdam Marathon is an annual marathon that has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands since 1981. It has been held in April of every year since the third edition in 1984, and attracts many top athletes. It has also been ranked as one of the top 10 marathons in the world by Runner’s World magazine.

2013 Rotterdam Marathon (mobile)

The Rotterdam Marathon is an annual marathon that has been held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands since 1981. It has been held in April of every year since the third edition in 1984, and attracts many top athletes. It has also been ranked as one of the top 10 marathons in the world by Runner’s World magazine. This event airs 4/14 @ 4:25amET/1:25amPT.

2013 Speed Skating World Cup Finals: Men’s Mass Start: NED skater crashes

One the skaters from the Netherlands team took a hard crash into the wall after skating too close to another skater. Luckily, he was able to walk away unassisted.

2013 Speed Skating short track World Cup: Sochi: RUS wins Men’s 5000m Relay

Just when it seemed like the Russians were done for, they managed to rally back in the lap to earn a close victory over the Netherlands team. Russia finished with a final time of 6:53.585.

 
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