José Roberto Guimarães’s Hinode/Barueri start off São Paulo State Champioships (Paulista) strong against its coach’s former gold medalist pupils.
Matt Anderson’s 31 point effort wasn’t enough to hold off Brazil, who got out with a win at the tie break
(23-25, 25-22, 25-23, 22-25 and 18-16)
What to expect as Team USA hosts Brazil at near-full strength
Brazil coasted to an easy win against Team USA
Bruninho (left) celebrates with Olympic teammate Sergio Santos after winning gold in Rio.