FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship

TeamTitles
Soviet Union5
Japan3
Cuba3
China2
Russia2
United States1
Italy1
Serbia1
YearHostChampions
(Head Coach)
Score
(Tournament MVP)
Runners-up
1952Soviet UnionSoviet Union
Valentina Oskolkova
Round-robinPoland
1956FranceSoviet Union
Alexey Yakushev
Round-robinRomania
1960BrazilSoviet Union
Alexey Yakushev
Round-robinJapan
1962Soviet UnionJapan
Hirofumi Daymatsu
Round-robinSoviet Union
1967JapanJapan
Sigeo Yamada
Round-robinUnited States
1970BulgariaSoviet UnionRound-robinJapan
1974MexicoJapan
Shigeo Yamada
Round-robinSoviet Union
1978Soviet UnionCuba
Eugenio George Lafita
3–0Japan
1982PeruChina
Yuan Weimin
3–0
Lang Ping (CHN)
Peru
1986CzechoslovakiaChina
Zhang Rongfang
3–1
Yang Xilan (CHN)
Cuba
1990ChinaSoviet Union
Nikolay Karpol
3–1
Irina Parkhomchuk (URS)
China
1994BrazilCuba
Eugenio George Lafita
3–0
Regla Torres (CUB)
Brazil
1998JapanCuba
Eugenio George Lafita
3–0
Regla Torres (CUB)
China
2002GermanyItaly
Marco Bonitta
3–2
Elisa Togut (ITA)
United States
2006JapanRussia
Giovanni Caprara
3–2
Yoshie Takeshita (JPN)
Brazil
2010JapanRussia
Vladimir Kuzyutkin
3–2
Ekaterina Gamova (RUS)
Brazil
2014ItalyUnited States
Karch Kiraly
3–1
Kimberly Hill (USA)
China
2018JapanSerbia
Zoran Terzic
3–2
Tijana Bošković (SRB)
Italy
2022Netherlands / Poland