FIVB Age Group World Championships
Under 21 World Championships
September 7 - 11, 2005
(9) Martins Plavins/Aleksandrs Samoilovs, Latvia
 
Martins Plavins
Latvia
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: May 8, 1985 (34 yrs old)
Home Town: Riga
Resides: Riga
Height: 190 cm (6'3")
Weight: 87 kg (191 lb)
Seasons: 17
Tournaments: 161
Career Wins: 5
Career FIVB Age Group WC Wins: 1 (Rio de Janeiro 2005)
Career Winnings: US$388,300.00
Aleksandrs Samoilovs
Latvia
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: Apr 6, 1985 (34 yrs old)
Home Town: Riga
Resides: Riga
Height: 196 cm (6'5")
Weight: 96 kg (211 lb)
Seasons: 18
Tournaments: 178
Career Wins: 15
Career FIVB Age Group WC Wins: 1 (Rio de Janeiro 2005)
Career Winnings: US$732,137.50
Team Career Summary 
TourPlayed1234579131725333741Money
FIVB360000214489413 US$127,400.00
FIVB Age Group WC21000100000000 US$0.00
FIVB C&S41000111000000 US$5,600.00
Overall422000425489413 US$133,000.00
Previous Rio de Janeiro Results 
YearPartner - ResultPartner - Result
FIVB 2015 Did not play Janis Smedins - 1st
FIVB 2016 Did not play Janis Smedins - 19th
FIVB 2016 Haralds Regza - 33rd Janis Smedins - 17th
Recent Results 
TourDateTournamentSeedFinishPointsMoney
FIVB C&S 7/27-31/2005 Ukraine Challenger 15, Q2 9 24 US$900.00
FIVB 7/20-24/2005 Poland Open 30, Q52 25 40 US$2,000.00
FIVB C&S 6/17-19/2005 Finland Satellite 15, Q11 1 20 US$2,000.00
FIVB Age Group WC 9/15-19/2004 Under 21 World Championships 16 5   US$0.00
Under 21 World Championships Matches
DateBracketOpponentScoreTime
Thu, 9/8/2005 Pool D Arturo Flores / Ulises Ontiveros, Mexico (16) Won 21-18, 21-18 0:35
Thu, 9/8/2005 Pool D Bruno Oscar Schmidt / Vinícius de Almeida, Brazil (21) Won 19-21, 21-14, 15-12 0:53
Fri, 9/9/2005 Pool D Adrian Gavira / Miguel de Amo, Spain (4) Won 21-18, 17-21, 15-11 0:45
Fri, 9/9/2005 Winner 1 Marco Daalmeijer / Tim Oude Elferink, Netherlands (12) Won 25-23, 21-16 0:42
Sat, 9/10/2005 Winner 2 Tom Gotz / Stefan Uhmann, Germany (20, Q1) Won 21-16, 21-8 0:38
Sun, 9/11/2005 Semi-Finals Tiago Santos / Pedro Solberg, Brazil (1) Won 21-16, 21-16 0:38
Sun, 9/11/2005 Gold Medal Jackson Henriquez / Jesus Villafane, Venezuela (22) Won 21-15, 21-9 0:39
Head to Head Results
Plavins/Samoilovs lead the series against the field 9-1
DateTourTournamentRoundWinning TeamSeedLosing TeamSeedScoreTime
Lead the series against # 1 Santos/Solberg, Brazil 1-0
9/11/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Semi-Finals Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Santos/Solberg 1 21-16, 21-16 0:38
Lead the series against # 3 Sutter/Weingart, Switzerland 1-0
9/16/04FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Pool D Plavins/Samoilovs 16 Sutter/Weingart 9 17-21, 21-17, 15-7 0:49
Lead the series against # 4 de Amo/Gavira, Spain 1-0
9/9/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Pool D Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Gavira/de Amo 4 21-18, 17-21, 15-11 0:45
Lead the series against # 12 Daalmeijer/Oude Elferink, Netherlands 1-0
9/9/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Winner 1 Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Daalmeijer/Oude Elferink 12 25-23, 21-16 0:42
Lead the series against # 16 Flores/Ontiveros, Mexico 2-0
9/8/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Pool D Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Flores/Ontiveros 16 21-18, 21-18 0:35
9/18/04FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Winner 1 Plavins/Samoilovs 16 Flores/Ontiveros 13 21-18, 21-10 0:29
Series tied with # 20, Q1 Gotz/Uhmann, Germany 1-1
9/10/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Winner 2 Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Gotz/Uhmann 20, Q1 21-16, 21-8 0:38
9/18/04FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Winner 2 Gotz/Uhmann 20, Q2 Plavins/Samoilovs 16 21-18, 19-21, 15-13 0:44
Lead the series against # 21 de Almeida/Oscar Schmidt, Brazil 1-0
9/8/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Pool D Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Oscar Schmidt/de Almeida 21 19-21, 21-14, 15-12 0:53
Lead the series against # 22 Henriquez/Villafane, Venezuela 1-0
9/11/05FIVB Age Group WCUnder 21 World Championships Gold Medal Plavins/Samoilovs 9 Henriquez/Villafane 22 21-15, 21-9 0:39