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Lupo & Nicolai regain winning ways

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 9, 2016 - After being upset in their opening match Sunday in the Beach Volleyball competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Daniele Lupo and Paolo Nicolai regained their focus here Tuesday evening to post their first win in Pool C by defeating Choaib Belhaj and Mohamed Naceur of Tunisia.

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Lupo and Nicolai well aware of task ahead

Rio de Janeiro, August 9, 2016 – Italy’s Daniele Lupo and Paolo Nicolai recorded their first win at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games when they beat Tunisia’s Mohamed Naceur and Choaib Salah 2-0 (21-17, 21-13) at the Copacabana Beach Arena on Tuesday.

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Italy and Tunisia looking to recover from first round losses in pool C

Rio de Janeiro, August 9, 2016 - Italy's Daniele Lupo/Paolo Nicolai, Italy are hoping to recover from a first-round upset with a win against Tunisia's Continental Cup qualifiers, Choaib Belhaj/Mohamed Naceur.

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Referees

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Mariko Satomi

Nationality
Japan
Birth Date
2/15/1967
Birth Place
Okyama(JPN)
Beach International Referee Nominated
2006

Juan Carlos Saavedra Caceres

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

Rank Teams Points Won Lost Sets Won Sets Lost Ratio Points Won Points Lost Ratio
1
Lucena/Dalhausser
USA
6 3 0 6 1 6.000 146 107 1.3645
2
Virgen/Ontiveros
MEX
5 2 1 4 3 1.333 123 108 1.1389
3
Nicolai/Lupo
ITA
4 1 2 4 4 1.000 144 142 1.0141
4
Naceur/Belhaj
TUN
3 0 3 0 6 0.000 70 126 0.5556

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