Brazil beat Thailand 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-11) - duration 1.09
21-Jul, start time: 15.07, end time: 16.16 - Attendance: 220
At the end the match the Thailand Captain Sangmuang declared that the opponents have been successful thanks of their height. According to the Brasilian Captain Rodrigues the team played in a good level. The coach Srisamutnak said that the team is still growing and the this opening match against a strong team has been, however, successfull for his team. The Brazilian coach Motta, declared that his team may win the gold metal. Both the team suffered the great heat of this period and it penalized more the Brazilians than the Thailands.