Watch Live: Japan & Brazil Aim To Redeem Losses At Grand Champions Cup

  0 Carly DeMarque | September 08th, 2017 | Asian Volleyball, Brazilian Volleyball, International Volleyball, News, South American Volleyball, Video


Both Japan and Brazil are coming off losses on their second day at the 2017 FIVB Women’s World Grand Champions Cup. Japan lost to Russia in four, while Brazil is coming off a tough five-set loss to China after having two match points to take the game away.

Risa Shinnabe is the Japanese leader in scoring with 29 points on 22 kills, three blocks and four aces. Japan will have to come out strong against the tough Brazilian crew who are the reigning champions of the event and recently just won the 2017 FIVB World Grand Prix.

For Brazil, a number of players have been putting up huge numbers at the competition with Tandara Caixeta leading the way with 51 points on 41 kills, six blocks and four aces while Gabriela Braga Guimaraes has added another 32.

You can watch the video streamed below on the FIVB YouTube page, or the matches will be aired on The Olympic Channel.

Editor’s note: Video not made available in the United States. If you are not in the United States, but an error in YouTube’s geolocation service is still blocking your access, you can use a program like TunnelBear to redirect to the proper country.

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About Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque

Carly DeMarque has been involved with competitive volleyball for the majority of her life, playing competitively at the club and collegiate level for 15 years and coaching club for five. Now a retired Division I volleyball athlete out of McNeese State University, she continues her volleyball enthusiasm by stepping back into …

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