In the latest gambling industry and sports news, we are taking a look at one of the most underrated sports in the world: volleyball. According to the Asian Volleyball Confederation Cup (AVC Cup), the event will now be held annually. The pre-tournament press conference was held in Manila, and AVC Cup for Women’s Control Committee President and Technical Director Dr. Han Joo Eom made the announcement.
Much to the delight of volleyball fans who are also into online gambling, there will now be more opportunities to bet on the AVC Cup. Previously the volleyball tournament was only held every two years. This is a big development for volleyball in Asia. There are only two senior volleyball championships in the continent. The Asian Senior Championships and the AVC Cup. The two tournaments alternate each year.
Asian Volleyball Confederation Cup
But starting 2023, the AVC Cup will be held annually. The 2022 tournament is hosted by the Philippines. But one thing that national teams and volleyball betting fans who use the best sportsbook software look at are points. FIVB points are given in the competition. Teams need to gather as much points as they can to qualify for the FIVB Volleyball Nations League Challenger Cup, one of the most prestigious volleyball tournaments in the world.
The AVC Cup will now be another opportunity for teams as a qualification championship for the FIVB VNL Challenge Cup. Whoever wins the tournament will gain 5 FIVB points. Currently, the AVC Cup has nine members: Australia, China, Chinese Taipei, Iran, Japan, the Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, and Vietnam.