Brazil beat United States 3-0 (25-14, 25-17, 25-22) - duration 1:09
10-Aug, start time: 10:00, end time: 11:09 - Attendance: 200 Brazil Broke The US Team in Straight Sets
An encounter of two first day winners in Pool D ended up quicker than everybody expected. Brazil was perfectly prepared for an all-American confrontation and in first two sets the US team seemed to be completely helpless. The Brazilians performed very well in blocking and serving while the sleepy Americans had many problems with reception. In the third set the initiative was overtaken by the United States. Brazil had to chase the rivals for most of the time and they finally succeeded catching them at 17:17. Most of the following points were added to the Brazilians' account - they made their second 3:0 win and are almost confident of taking the first place in Pool D.