HAVANA, Cuba, June 2, 2015 – The NORCECA Women’s Final Four
Champions Cup will take place at Ciudad Deportiva Coliseum of
Havana from June 5 to 7 with two tickets available for the FIVB
World Cup, the first qualifying event to the 2016 Rio de Janeiro
The four non-qualified top ranked teams from NORCECA - Dominican
Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico and Canada- will play under a single
round-robin tournament for the two berths to the event in Japan
United States, the confederation’s top ranked team, is already
qualified to the World Cup as reigning women’s world champions.
NORCECA No. 2 Dominican Republic plays No. 5 Canada in the
opening match on Friday at 13:30 (local time) followed by the
match of No. 3 Cuba against No. 4 Puerto Rico at 15:30.
Teams are scheduled to arrive on Wednesday June 3 with the
members of the control committee expected in Havana on Tuesday.
The matches of Friday and Saturday will be played as preliminary
contests to the FIVB Men’s World League Intercontinental Round
Pool C featuring Bulgaria v Cuba.
The NORCECA Men’s Final Four Champions Cup was held in Detroit,
USA last month with Canada and United States earning the tickets
to the FIVB World Cup also in Japan.
Friday June 5
13:30 Dominican Republic v Canada
15:30 Cuba v Puerto Rico
Saturday June 6
13:30 Puerto Rico v Dominican Republic
15:30 Cuba v Canada
Sunday June 7
15:30 Canada v Puerto Rico
18:00 Cuba v Dominican Republic