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FIVB BEACH VOLLEYBALL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
MAZURY 2013 MEDIA GUIDE
TALITA & LIMA
Together since: 2013 (5)
Talita Antunes and Taiana Lima, another new partnership for 2013,
started their year in sensational fashion by winning gold at three of
the four Grand Slams. Talita also played with her ex-partner Maria
Antonelli at the World Cup Final where they won gold. They had
previously played together from 2009 until the end of 2012 and won
eight gold medals along the way, and reached the quarterfinals at
the 2012 Olympic Games. This is Talita’s fourth FIVB Beach Volleyball
World Championship having played at the 2007, 2009 and 2011
editions.This tournament is Lima’s second after she played with Vivian
Cunha at Rome 2011. She has two gold medals from the FIVB U21
World Championships, the first with Juliana Felisberta da Silva in 2002
and then with Carolina Salgado in 2004. After moving onto the Tour
she won a silver and gold with Vivian, as well as the bronze medal at
the London Olympics Test Event in 2011.
MOST RECENT TEAM RESULTS
Year Tournament
Country Category Rk Prize money
2013
Rome
ITA
GS
1
33,000
2013
The Hague
NED GS
1
33,000
2013
Corrientes
ARG GS
9
5,500
2013
Shanghai
CHN GS
1
33,000
2013
Fuzhou
CHN OPEN
9
2,000
BRA