August 21, 2016 – rio de janeiro Brazil-Italy 3-0 (25-22, 28-26, 26-24) – The “miracle” that Italy is expected, down from Renzi does not occur, and for the third time Italy in 20 years of volleyball loses an Olympic final in dunks. Or more correctly wins Brazil deservedly taking a string of successes that sees the queen since 2002.
At the fourth consecutive Olympic final (2004) men Bernardinho coach in the world, perhaps the most successful ever win a third Olympic gold for the Federation, after those of 1992 (on Holland) in 2004 (in the final with Italy) and now again with the Azzurri. For Italy, the “consolation” to remain the world with the Olympus sixth Olympic medal (3 silver and 3 bronze, from 84 at present). Read More