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Alison & Bruno delight Brazilian fans with opening Rio Olympic win

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 6, 2016 - As expected, top-seeded Alison Cerutti and Bruno Oscar Schmidt delighted their home country fans by posting a two-set win over Canadians Josh Binstock and Sam Schachter here Saturday morning in the second of 12 matches to be played on the opening day of the Beach Volleyball competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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Bruno expecting another tough test after winning start

Rio de Janeiro, August 6, 2016 – Brazil’s Alison Cerutti and Bruno Schmidt began their Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games campaign with a 2-0 (21-19, 22-20) victory over Canada’s Josh Binstock and Sam Schachter at the Copacabana Beach Arena on Saturday.

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Brazil's world champs battle Canada's Continental Cup qualifiers

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 5, 2016 - As the top-seeded 2015 world champions playing in their home country, Brazil's Alison Cerutti/Bruno Oscar Schmidt are hoping to start off quickly in the second Pool A match against the 24th-seeded Canadians who were one of the last two teams to qualify in the Continental Cup Championships at Sochi, Russia in June.

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Referees

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Roman Pristovakin

Nationality
Russia
Birth Date
4/27/1978
Birth Place
Tomsk
Beach International Referee Nominated
2009

Lijun Wang

Nationality
China
Birth Date
7/10/1975
Birth Place
SHENYANG CHINA
Beach International Referee Nominated
2010
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Rankings

Rank Teams Points Won Lost Sets Won Sets Lost Ratio Points Won Points Lost Ratio
1
Carambula/Ranghieri
ITA
5 2 1 4 3 1.333 127 119 1.0672
2
Alison/Bruno Schmidt
BRA
5 2 1 5 2 2.500 140 128 1.0938
3
Doppler/Horst
AUT
5 2 1 4 4 1.000 133 145 0.9172
4
Binstock/Schachter
CAN
3 0 3 2 6 0.333 137 145 0.9448

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