Niverka Dharlenis Marte Frica Dominican Republic

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

19 Oct 1990

Height

1.78m

Weight

71kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

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VOLLEYBALL

Niverka Dharlenis Marte Frica competed in VOLLEYBALL

Did you know?

  • There are six players in a volleyball team, and the net is 2.43m high for men and 2.24m high for women.
  • They are allowed a maximum of three touches of the ball between them before it must cross the net.
  • Crucial is the set and spike, in which a player feeds the ball (the set) for a team-mate to smash it into the opposition's side of the court (the spike).
  • The London 2012 men’s and women’s events feature 12 teams, divided into two pools of six. The best eight progress to the knock-out phase.
  • Volleyball made its Olympic debut at the 1964 Games in Tokyo, with Japan winning the women’s tournament in front of a jubilant home crowd.

Head to Head

Niverka Dharlenis Marte Frica vs Savanah Leaf

Niverka Dharlenis Marte Frica

Niverka Dharlenis Marte Frica Dominican Republic flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

6

Height

1.78m (5'10")

Weight

71kg

Age

23

Savanah Leaf

Savanah Leaf Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

73kg

Age

20

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