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Talita & Larissa don’t disappoint Brazilian fans

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 7, 2016 - It was just another day of playing Beach Volleyball at the highest level for Rio Olympic top seeds Talita Antunes and Larissa Franca as the Brazilians won their opening match in the 2016 “Summer” Games by defeating Ekaterina Birlova and Evgeniya Ukolova of Russia here Sunday morning in two sets.

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Brazilian beach legends begin quest for gold to start Sunday's play

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 6, 2016 - Top Seeded Brazilian beach volleyball legends Talita Antunes/Larissa Franca begin their gold medal quest against Russia's Ekaterina Birlova/Evgeniya Ukolova to start off day two.

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Referees

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Jose Maria Padron

Nationality
Spain
Birth Date
5/27/1972
Birth Place
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Beach International Referee Nominated
2006

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
Larissa/Talita
BRA
6 3 0 6 0 MAX 126 84 1.5000
2
Wojtasik/Brzostek
POL
5 2 1 4 3 1.333 117 120 0.9750
3
Ukolova/Birlova
RUS
4 1 2 2 5 0.400 127 141 0.9007
4
Fendrick/Sweat
USA
3 0 3 2 6 0.333 127 152 0.8355

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