Retired players

  • Here we can write who's officially going to retire season by season.


    Flag + player + born year + flag + last team + last season


    Tayyiba Haneef-Park [1979] - Igtisadchi Baku 2011-2012
    Angela Pressey - Lancheras de Catano 2011-2012
    Elisha Thomas - Lokomotiv Baku 2011-2012
    Eva Cruz [1974] - Mets de Guaynabo 2011-2012
    Fernanda Venturini [1970] - Unilever Rio de Janeiro 2011-2012
    Irina Kirillova [1965] - Uralochka NTMK Ekaterinburg 2011-2012
    Anastasia Belikova [1979] - Fakel Novyj Urengoy 2011-2012
    Antonina Zetova [1973] - Chieri Torino Volley Club 2011-2012
    Hanka Pachale [1976] - Rebecchi Nordmeccanica Piacenza 2011-2012
    Francien Huurman [1975] - Hitachi Rivale 2011-2012
    Ingrid Visser [1977] - VC Baki Baku 2011-2012
    Janneke van Tienen [1979] - VC Baki Baku 2011-2012
    Alice Blom [1980] - Igtisadchi Baku 2011-2012
    Yoshie Takeshita [1978] - JT Marvelous 2011-2012
    Dragana Marinković [1982] - Eczacıbaşı VitrA Istanbul 2011-2012
    Amadea Duraković [1988] - RC Cannes 2011-2012
    Sanja Tomasević [1980] - Pomì Casalmaggiore 2011-2012
    Annamaria Quaranta [1981] - Norda Foppapedretti Bergamo 2011-2012


    Stacy Sykora [1977] - Chateau D'Ax Urbino Volley 2012-2013
    Sherisa Livingston [1980] - CS Volei Alba-Blaj 2012-2013
    Jennifer Joines [1982] - Azeryol Baku 2012-2013
    Lindsey Berg [1980] - Fenerbahçe Istanbul 2012-2013
    Cynthia Barboza [1987] - Ufimochka Ugntu Ufa 2012-2013
    Paola Croce [1978] - Chateau D'Ax Urbino Volley 2012-2013
    Ai Otomo [1982] - JT Marvelous 2012-2013
    Chie Yoshizawa [1983] - JT Marvelous 2012-2013
    Masami Taniguchi [1976] - JT Marvelous 2012-2013
    Keiki Nishiyama [1988] - JT Marvelous 2012-2013
    Kanari Hamaguchi [1985] - Toray Arrows 2012-2013
    Virginie De Carne [1977] - AGIL Novara 2012-2013
    Suhong Zhou [1979] - Zheijang 2012-2013
    Jing Chen [1975] - Sichuan 2012-2013
    Juan Li [1981] - Tianjin 2012-2013
    Yayun Chen [1991] - Jiangsu 2012-2013
    Chen Wang [1986] - Beijing 2012-2013
    Xi Xi [1988] - Shangai 2012-2013
    Ming Xue [1987] - Beijing 2012-2013
    Yu Luo [1987] - Zheijang 2012-2013
    Anne Matthes [1985] - Dresdner 2012-2013
    Kerstin Tzscherlich [1978] - Dresdner 2012-2013
    Chaïne Staelens [1980] - Pioneer Red Wings 2012-2013
    Caroline Wensink [1984] - Azerrail Baku 2012-2013
    Stacey Gordon [1982] - Lancheras de Cataño 2012-2013
    Riikka Lehtonen [1979] - Azerrail Baku 2012-2013

    "Voglio i tuoi occhi quando sognerai per farmi rimanere qui"
    "...come la terra la pioggia d'estate"
    "Io ti ho coperto le spalle, scoprendo tutto il mio cuore"
    - Emma :heart::love:

    Edited 40 times, last by TheUSAFAN ().

  • Martina Viestová [1984] - VC Wiesbaden 2013-2014
    Lucia Hatinová [1984] - Doprastav Bratislava 2013-2014
    Dominika Koczorowska [1983] - Murowana Goślina 2013-2014
    Aslıhan Köyel [1981] - Sarıyer BSK 2013-2014
    Emel Çelikpazı-Kaplan [1983] - Sarıyer BSK 2013-2014
    Magaly Carvajal [1968] - CV JAV Olimpico 2013-2014
    Mira Golubović [1976] - Volero Zürich 2013-2014
    Anja Spasojević [1983] - Dinamo Krasnodar 2013-2014
    Olga Tocko-Ativi [1982] - Dinamo Bucureşti 2013-2014
    Tatiana Holina [1981] - Fakel Novyj Urengoy 2013-2014
    Mary Spicer [1987] - Shanghai Volleyball 2013-2014
    Heather Bown [1978] - Shanghai Volleyball 2013-2014 ??
    Danielle Scott [1972] - Brasília 2013-2014 ??
    Kim Glass [1984] - Banana Boat/Praia Clube 2013-2014 ??
    Nancy Metcalf [1987] - Ageo Medics 2013-2014 ??
    Nataša Osmokrović [1976] - Voléro Zürich 2013-2014 ??
    Manuela Secolo [1977] - Bakery Piacenza 2013-2014
    Laura Nicolini [1979] - Bakery Piacenza 2013-2014
    Xu Han [1987] - Beijing Volleyball 2013-2014
    Ya Liu [1988] - Beijing Volleyball 2013-2014
    Kim Staelens [1982] - CS Ştiinţa Bacău 2013-2014
    Michaela Monzoni [1984] - Olympiakos 2013-2014
    Katalin Kiss [1979] - Olympiakos 2013-2014
    Elisa Togut [1978] - Pallavolo Pinerolo 2013-2014
    Anna Rybaczewski [1978] - Legionovia Legionowo 2013-2014
    Kanako Hirai [1984] - Hisamitsu Springs 2013-2014
    Elena Keldibekova [1974] - Regatas Lima 2013-2014
    Leyla Chihuán [1984] - Universidad Cesar Vallejo 2013-2014


    Ivana Vasin [1982] - Istres OPVB 2014-2015
    Yuko Sano [1979] - Denso Airybees 2014-2015
    Kaori Inoue [1982] - Denso Airybees 2014-2015
    Maiko Kano [1988] - Hisamitsu Springs 2014-2015 back on courts :!:
    Armelle Faesch [1981] - ASPTT Mulhouse 2014-2015
    Victoria Ravva [1975] - RC Cannes 2014-2015
    Helia Souza "Fofão" [1970] - Rexona-Ades Rio de Janeiro 2014-2015
    Karolína Bednářová [1986] - Ladies in Black Aachen 2014-2015
    Melissa Callo [1985] - Nantes VF 2014-2015
    Magdalena Śliwa [1969] - Budowlani Łódź 2014-2015
    Olga Fateeva [1984] - Dinamo Moscow 2014-2015
    Ana Ibis Fernández [1973] - CV Aguere 2014-2015
    Yumilka Ruiz [1978] - Uralochka NTMK Ekaterinburg 2014-2015
    Nicole Davis [1982] - Le Cannet-Rocheville 2014-2015
    Magdalena Śliwa [1969] - Budowlani Łódź 2014-2015
    Małgorzata Glinka [1978] - Chemik Police 2014-2015
    Kathy Radzuweit [1982] - SC Potsdam 2014-2015

    Gold medal - World League 2013 Prediction Game
    Bronze medal - World League 2012 Prediction Game

    Edited 12 times, last by kondzio ().

  • I'll update info later but can we confirm the retirement of the following players?


    Iryna Zhukova (UKR)
    Elena Keldibekova (PER)
    Leyla Chihuán (PER)
    Marina Miletić (CRO)
    Ilijana Dugandžić (CRO)
    Nataša Osmokrović (CRO)
    Hanna Kalinouskaya (BEL)
    Amaranta Fernández (SPA)
    Sladjana Eric (SER)
    Yaima Ortíz (CUB)
    Mayvelis Martinez (CUB)
    Anna Velikiy (ISR)
    Tatiana Artmenko (ISR)
    Mariann Nagy (HUN)
    Valéria Héjjas (HUN)
    Anita Filipovics (HUN)
    Barbara Dégi (HUN)
    Riikka Lehtonen (FIN)
    Sara Anzanello (AZE)

  • See here:


    http://cev.lu/News.aspx?NewsID…0&Sd=1/1/1900&Ed=1/1/1900


    Many titles won, for example two times World Champion with Russia (2006 and 2010), five times in a row Russian Champion with Dinamo Kazan (2011 to 2015), winner Champions League and Club World Championship 2014 with the same club. She also collected many individual awards. For sure she is one of the biggest, not even tallest, Russian players of all time.

  • Asuman Karakoyun who is ex eczacibasi and turkish NT player, born in 1990, retired. After a year break she still has some problems on her knee and decide to finish her voleyball career. She had very good season in 2014-2015 with eczacibasi.

  • They were the best, I love them :)

  • Esther López (ESP, L) retired. ;(


    10 SFV League
    8 Spanish Cup "Copa de la Reina"
    6 Spanish Supercup
    1 Champions League (2004, with Tenerife Marichal)
    Best libero in F4 Champions League 2004 and 2007
    Best receiver in F4 Champions League 2005
    Best SFV player 2005
    MVP Spanish Cup "Copa de la Reina" 2016
    13 years playing in European competitions (Champions League, CEV Cup, Challenge Cup)
    :obey::obey::obey: