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Tokyo 2020, live | Brazil passes over South Korea and returns to the Olympic final in women’s volleyball

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the latest news. The women’s volleyball team beat South Korea 3-0, with three sets won 25-16, and are back in the Olympic final after a nine-year absence. The decision will be against the United States, who beat Serbia in the other semi-final. Zé Roberto Guimarães will not have player Tandara, who was temporarily suspended for potential anti-doping rule violations. The medal is guaranteed to be Brazil’s 20th in Tokyo, the country’s new record in an Olympics that surpasses the 19th in Rio de Janeiro. However, there are four medals whose colors are not yet known: two in boxing, with Bia Ferreira and Hebert Conceição, one in men’s football and this one in volleyball. Brazilian equestrian team took 8th place in the semifinal of the show jumping modality and qualified for the final. Isaquias Queiroz confirmed his place in the semifinals of the C1 1,000 meters of speed canoeing category. He will play in the semifinals tonight and, if he passes, the final in the middle of the night. Erica Sena was third in the final meters of the women’s 20-kilometer race march, but was punished and finished 11th.

Among those confirmed, the Brazil has 16 Olympic medals: four golds, four silvers and eight bronzes.

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