Brazil upset Team USA with an easy 3-0 (25-20, 25-23, 25-19) win to secure the silver medal.
Team USA and Brazil will meet each other on the last competition day in Nagoya. The winner of their encounter will end up runner-up to the new champs China.
China guarantees its gold medal with still one round of matches left to play. Team USA will face off against Brazil in the battle for Silver.
Both teams still have a small chance at the title. Meanwhile, China will try to extend its wining streak against Russia, while Brazil will try to bounce back against Korea
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Italy and Brazil sneak away with victories on day two of the FIVB World Grand Prix finals.
Serbia and China came out on top of the first day of the FIVB World Grand Prix Final Six. Team USA forged a comeback on the Serbians but was unable to handle their strong attack, while China fought through three difficult sets to down Brazil in a sweep.
Over the past 12 FIVB World Grand Prix, the Brazilian team has been a dominant force with eight gold medals and finishing as the runner-up on three separate occasions.