USA and Brazil will face each other in this women’s semifinals match. The Rio Olympics beach volleyball live stream is scheduled for August 17 at 12 AM Rio local time.
The winner of this match will advance to the final round of the tournament.
The USA team has been dominant since their preliminary games. This team is represented by the pair of Kerri Walsh-Jennings and April Ross. This duo has yet to lose a game. They only dropped a set during the preliminaries.
These American athletes moved into the semifinals round when they defeated Australia. They defeated the country with a score of two sets to none.
On the other hand, Brazil’s pair is no pushovers in the tournament as well. The Brazilians that represent the country are Agatha and Barbara Seixas de Freitas. This pair has already lost a game in the competition. They already dropped three sets in the group stage.
Moreover, the partnership of Agatha and Barbara cannot be overlooked. They won their last two games without dropping a set. They recently defeated Russia to advance into the semifinals.
This Rio Olympics beach volleyball live stream will be shown on the site below.
The Americans are favored to win this one. This is because the pair has more experience than Brazil’s duo. To prove this, Jennings already won three gold medals in the past three Olympic Games, while Ross bagged the silver in the 2012 London Olympics of the same event.
Agatha and Barbara could only hope that their American opponents would struggle because of their home crowd.
The NBCOlympics.com will air this Rio Olympics beach volleyball live stream video.