Saturday, March 29, 2008

Adelaide finals: Rogers-Dalhausser beat Gibb-Rosy for bronze

by Unknown at 10:40 PM

Americans Todd Rogers and Phill Dalhausser (2) came back through the losers bracket to avenge an earlier defeat to Sean Rosenthal and Jake Gibb (18), beating them, 2-1 (21-18, 14-21, 15-11), for the FIVB Adelaide bronze medal.

Brazil took gold over China in the men's finals. It was the best finish ever for a Chinese men's team in FIVB play.

American women Nicole Branagh and Elaine Youngs (4) lost their final match to end up with a fourth place finish.

Brazilians Juliana-Larissa (1) took gold over fellow countrywomen Talita-Renata (5) in the women's finals.

photos: FIVB