Volleyball
Olympic Games 2008 in Beijing (chn)

Men
August 10-24:
Final Standings:

Group A:
1. USA * 5-10 (15-4)
2. Italy * 5-9 (13-6)
3. Bulgaria * 5-8 (10-9)
4. China * 5-7 (9-13)
5. Venezuela 5-6 (8-12)
6. Japan 5-5 (4-14)
Group B:
1. Brazil * 5-9 (13-4)
2. Russia * 5-9 (14-7)
3. Poland * 5-9 (12-6)
4. Serbia * 5-7 (9-10)
5. Germany 5-6 (6-12)
6. Egypt 5-5 (0-15)

Quarterfinals:
Brazil * - China 3-0 (25-17 25-15 25-16)
Italy * - Poland 3-2 (25-19 25-22 18-25 26-28 17-15)
Russia * - Bulgaria 3-1 (20-25 25-16 25-22 25-21)
USA * - Serbia 3-2 (20-25 25-23 21-25 25-18 15-12)

Semifinals:
Brazil * - Italy 3-1 (19-25 25-18 25-21 25-22)
USA * - Russia 3-2 (25-22 25-21 25-27 22-25 15-13)

3rd Place:
Russia * - Italy 3-0 (25-22 25-19 25-23)

Final:
USA * - Brazil 3-1 (20-25 25-22 25-21 25-23)