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Brouwer & Meeuwsen cruise past Russians in an opening Olympic match

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 6, 2016 - It was another day at the “beach” for Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen as the 2013 FIVB world champions were on “cruise control” here Saturday evening in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games as the “towering” pair from The Netherlands defeated Dmitri Barsouk and Nikita Liamin of Russia in an opening men’s Pool B match.

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Netherlands pair use win to drive Dutch teammates to further success

Rio de Janeiro, August 6, 2016 – The Netherland’s Alexander Brouwer and Robert Meeuwsen began their Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games campaign by beating Russia’s Nikita Liamin and Dmitri Barsouk 2-0 (21-16, 21-16) at the Copacabana Beach Arena on Saturday.

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2013 World Champs face Russian Continental Cup Qualifiers

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 5, 2016 - The #2 seed, Alexander Brouwer/Robert Meeuwsen of the Netherlands takes on Russia's #23 seed Dmitri Barsouk/Nikita Liamin in the first Pool B match.

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Referees

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Juan Carlos Saavedra Caceres

Nationality
Colombia
Birth Date
5/7/1982
Birth Place
Bucaramanga, Santander
Beach International Referee Nominated
2012

Daniel Apol

Nationality
United States
Birth Date
4/12/1972
Birth Place
GRAND RAPIDS, (MICH)
Beach International Referee Nominated
2007
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Rankings

Rank Teams Points Won Lost Sets Won Sets Lost Ratio Points Won Points Lost Ratio
1
Brouwer/Meeuwsen
NED
6 3 0 6 1 6.000 138 121 1.1405
2
Liamin/Barsuk
RUS
5 2 1 4 2 2.000 113 104 1.0865
3
Losiak/Kantor
POL
4 1 2 2 4 0.500 113 116 0.9741
4
Böckermann/Flüggen
GER
3 0 3 1 6 0.167 117 140 0.8357

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