Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima (BRA) defeat the Americans April Ross and Jen Kessy 21-17, 19-21, 15-12, making them the most dominate team so far this season.
Liliane Maestrini and Barbara Seixas (BRA) won their first medal together, defeating Karla Borger and Britt Buthe (GER) 21-17, 21-19.
In the Men’s Gold Medal Match, Pedro Salgado with his new partner Bruno Schmidt (BRA) get their first win together (Bruno’s first ever) after taking Silver and Bronze earlier this season. They beat Janis Smedins and Aleksandrs Samoilovs (LAT) 21-19,
Check out the best scores from the Men’s Medal matches.
Perdo Salgado talks about his first win with new partner Bruno Schmidt (BRA).
In the Men’s Bronze Medal Match, Grzegorz Fijalek and Mariusz Prudel (POL) get their first medals of the season beating Alexander Huber and Robin Seidl (AUT) 21-18, 21-16.
Check out the best scores from the Women’s gold medal match.
Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima (BRA) defeat their fellow country women, the Salgado sisters, 2-16, 21-13 for their second win of the season.
Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler (GER) get their first medals of the season, taking bronze over Jantine van der Vlist and Marloes Wesselink (NED) 21-12 and 21-14.
Watch the highlights of America’s wounded warriors competing in the sitting volleyball competition at the USOC’s 2013 Warrior Games.
Check out the best scores from the Men’s medal matches.
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson (USA), who took gold in Shanghai, settle for the silver this weekend, after losing to Aleksandrs Samoilovs and Jani Smedins (LAT) 21-16, 21-19.
After winning the 1st set 21-13, Italy’s Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo beat Brazil’s Bruno Schmidt and Pedro Salgado in their second set with a score of 22-20. Brazil hoped to rally in the second set, but failed to stay focused after a controversial call.
Check out the best rallies, blocks and scores from USA versus BRA in the bronze medal match and NED versus BRA in the gold medal match.
Sisters Maria Claria Salgado and Carolina Salgado (BRA) picked up their second consecutive bronze medal at the Grand Slam Tournement after defeating Jennifer Kessy and April Ross (USA). The sisters defeated USA in 3 sets with scores of 21-16, 19-21,
Madelein Meppelink and Sophie van Gestal of the Netherlands team defeated Brazil, with two sets to 0, picking up their first ever FIVB tour gold medal.
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In the first Grand Slam of the season, Ricardo and his new partner Alvaro Filho (BRA) scored their first medals together, beating Poland for Bronze 21-12, 21-10.
Check out the best scores as Jacob Gibb and Casey Patterson (USA) and Pedro Salgado and Bruno Schmidt (BRA) battle for gold.
In the first Grand Slam of the season, two new pairings do battle as Jacob Gibb and Casey Patterson (USA) beat Pedro Salgado and Bruno Schmidt (BRA) for gold 21-16, 9-21, 15-9.
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During breaks in the action, the dancing girls keep the crowd entertained.
Check out the best scores from the gold medal match, including an amazing foot save, as Martins Plavins and Janis Smedins (LAT) win their first tour gold.
Olympic bronze medalists Martins Plavins and Janis Smedins (LAT) defeat Clemens Doppler and Alexander Horst (AUS) 21-19, 21-16 to win the last Grand Slam of the season.
Michal Kadziola and Michal Makowski take the fun up a notch, a Poland vs. Poland match for the home crowd.
Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhausser win the bronze medal, as Jacob Gibb has to forfeit due to injury.
Check out the best rally and some great blocking as Brazilian’s Larissa and Juliana win their second gold medal of the season.
Juliana Feliberta Da Silva and Larissa Franca (BRA) win their 4th gold in Poland, beating Marta Menegatti and Greta Cicolari (ITA) 21-16, 22-20.
Katrin Holtwick and Ilka Semmler (GER) secured Germany’s first bronze medal since 2008, defeating Ekaterina Khomyakova and Evgenia Ukolova (RUS) 23-25, 26-24, and 15-13.
Check out the best rallies, side outs and blocks from the gold medal match, as Americans Rogers and Dalhauser forfeited the bronze match.
Reinder Nummerdor and Richard Schuil (NED) come back to beat Pedro Salgado and Marcio Araujo (BRA) 14-21, 21-12, 15-13.
Check out the top 5 scores from the gold medal match, as China forfeited the bronze game.
Ekaterina Khomyakova and Evgenia Ukolova win their first gold medals beating Sophie Van Gestel and Madelein Meppelink (NED).
In the last two tournaments, the beach volleyball world champions finished second, losing both times in the final against Americans Jake Gibb and Sean Rosenthal.
Check out the best aces, spikes, saves, and blocks from BRA vs CHN during the 2012 FIVB Women’s Volleyball World Tour.
Brazil looked unstoppable as they easily swept China 21-16 and 21-18. This was Juliana and Larissa’s second gold of the season.
Italy swept home team Germany with set sores of 21-13 and 21-19. This was Menegatti and Cicolari’s forth bronze medal as a pair.
After winning the first set 21-7, Brazil lost the second set to the USA 21-15, but managed to find their rhythm midway through the third for a 15-11 victory.
Team USA the 2008 champs, lost in straight sets to the upcoming power house that is Poland 25-17, 27-25, and 25-20.
From multiple aces to multiple blocks, the Final match had some great scores as Poland beats USA in three sets.
In between the action – the set girls keep the crowd happy.
Jacob Gibb and Sean Rosenthal get their second medals of the season and this time it’s gold, beating Alison Cerutti and Emanuel Rego (BRA) 21-17, 21-17.
To the cheers of the home crowd, Simone Khun and Nadine Zumkehr (SUI) win Bronze by 21-18, 21-16 over Katrien Gielen and Liesbeth Mouha (BEL).
Kerri Walsh and Misty May-Treanor (USA) get their first win of the seasons and their 4th since getting back together winning 21-10, 21-13 over Marleen Van Iersel and Sanne Keizer (NED).
Some great defense with awesome blocks makes for the best scores from the medal matches.
Todd Rogers and Phil Dalhauser (USA) fail to gel as Paolo Nicolai and Daniele Lupo (ITA) win their first Bronze 21-19, 21-18.
With a score that wasn’t a score, a great lob, and an amazing foot save the best scores from the medal matches weren’t by the book.
Check out the best saves, spikes, blocks, and long rallies from USA beats China to win it all.
The USA finished with the only perfect record of the tournament (14-0) after sweeping China. This is Team USA’s 3rd consecutive Gold Medal.
In the last pool play match, Team USA remained undefeated despite a close 2nd set, winning 25-14, 26-24, 25-14.
Check out the best spikes and blocks as Team USA beats Cuba 3-0.
To the lament of the home crowd, Team USA sweeps Korea 25-20, 25-18, and 25-18, as they win all three matches in Gwangju.
Check out the best blocks and spikes as Team USA continues a 6-game winning streak, beating Korea for the third time.
World Grand Prix Finals, check out the best spikes, and rallies as Team USA beats Turkey 3 sets to 1.
World Grand Prix Finals, Turkey caught fire at the end of set 2 and won set 3, but Team USA was just too much for them winning 25-18,25-23, 21-25, 25-20.
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