Serbia Montenegro Men's Open, Budva
From 26 May To 30 May 2004

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Podium places - 1.Brazil, 2.Germany, 3.Switzerland

The 2004 Serbia and Montenegro team line-up with the winners

Caught on camera - Ricardo (Brazil) shows off his gold medal

To the victors, the spoils - Emanuel and Ricardo (Brazil)

Fanatical support - a youngster roars the teams on in centre court, Budva

Giving it everything - Jonas Reckermann (Germany)

Centre court in Budva

Ricardo (Brazil) drops to his knees

High fives - Emanuel and Ricardo (Brazil) celebrate

A young Beach Volleyball fan observs the final in Budva

No way through - Ricardo (Brazil) blocks

Markus Dieckmann (Germany) rises with Ricardo (Brazil)

Emanuel of Brazil in action in the final

Rivo Vesik (Estonia) stretching out

Patrick Heuscher of Switzerland talks to the press

Kristjan Kais of Estonia faces Patrick Heuscher of Switzerland

Reaching the heights - Emanuel of Brazil serves

Jonas Reckermann and Markus Dieckmann of Germany

Markus Dieckmann (Germany) points to success

Ricardo (Brazil) in full concentration

Emanuel (Brazil) comes to the rescue

We've done it! - an ecstatic Kristjan Kais (Estonia)

Receiving the applause - Rivo Vesik of Estonia

Time to pose - Puerto Rico's Ramon A. Hernandez and Raul E. Papaleo

Facing the action - Dax Holdren (USA)

Preparing to spike - Jonas Reckermann of Germany

Serving for the USA - Kevin Wong

Bjorn Berg (Sweden)

Sean Scott (USA) keeps his eyes on the prize

Not this time - a disappointed Kevin Wong (USA)

Paul Laciga (Switzerland)

Setting the standard - Martin Laciga (Switzerland)

Swiss specialist - Sascha Heyer

Emanuel of Brazil serves

Norway's finest Tarjei Skarlund and Kjell Arne Goranson

Puerto Rico's Ramon Hernandez

Tande of Brazil digs one out

Stein Metzger (USA) spikes with power

Switzerland's Paul Laciga tastes the sand

World beater - Brazil's Ricardo

Skilled Estonians - Rivo Vesik and Kristjan Kais

Stein Metzger and Dax Holdren (USA)

In full flow - Peter Gartmayer of Austria

Makus Egger (Austria) powers one home

Ready for action - Antonio Cotrino and Juan Claudio Garcia Thompson (Spain)

In focus - photographers capture the action in Budva

Stan Metzger of the USA

Teamwork - Mark Williams and Julien Prosser (Australia)

Slobodan Kovac sets as Ricardo (Brazil) looks on

Brazil's Cunha (left) spikes past Sean Scott (USA)

Austria's Clemens Doppler gets close to the net

The sky's the limit for Cuba's Juan Miguel Rosell

Norwegian giants Iver Andreas Horrem and Bjorn Maaseide

Markus Dieckmann (Germany) enjoying the moment

Brazil's Cunha and Para

Serbia & Montenegro's Ivan Bugarcic

Ivan Bugarcic of Serbia & Montenegro

Emanuel in action against Serbia & Montenegro

Emanuel (Brazil) reads the official program at the players' hotel

Roman Arkaev and Dmitri Barasouk (Russia)

An elated Juan Claudio Garcia Thompson (Spain)

Marke Heese of Canada

Portugal's Nelson Brizida sets

The Ukraine take on France in Budva

Ogier Molinier and Guilherme Deulofeu of France celebrate

Jose Felipe Pedrosa (Portugal) with the dig

At full stratch - Emil Boersma of the Netherlands

Nelson Briyida and Jose Felipe Pedrosa (Portugal) take on the Nederlands' 20,mbud2004_20.jpg,

Kresimir Peric (Croatia) in action

Mathieu Hamel (France) keeps the rally going

Mathieu Hamel (France) in full concentration

Stephane Camet and Mathieu Hamel of France

Emanuel and Ricardo (Brazil) prepare to receive during training

The boys from Brazil - Ricardo and Emanuel arrive in town

Numanja Vucic (Serbia & Montenegro - far left) and teammate Nenad Tatic

Zoran Jovanovic (Serbia & Montenegro) spikes

Line judges, and score keepers from Serbia & Montenegro)

Official Budva Press Conference - Dragan Zinic, Vlado Dapcevic, Roberto Regiani, Jose Cassanova

Serbia and Montenegro stars Slobodan Kovac and Dejan Stanojcic pose in Budva