Brazil has no real opponent in their continent. “Canarinhas” proved it again in Sout American Championship, winning all matches 3-0. Most valuable player of tournament is Colombian opposite, Madelayne Montaño.

 

 

Tournament Results:

Day 1
Brazil – Chile 3-0 (25-10 25-5 25-4)
Argentina – Colombia 3-2 (19-25 31-29 11-25 25-12 15-11)
Peru – Venezuela 3-1 (22-25 25-19 25-15 25-16)

Day 2
Argentina – Venezuela 3-1 (18-25 25-14 25-18 25-16)
Brazil – Colombia 3-0 (25-13 25-14 25-18)
Peru – Chile 3-0 (25-14 25-20 25-19)

Day 3
Venezuela – Chile 3-0 (25-11 25-20 25-22)
Brazil – Argentina 3-0 (25-16 25-13 25-7)
Peru – Colombia 3-2 (16-25 25-27 25-20 25-22 15-13)

Day 4
Colombia – Chile 3-0 (25-18 25-23 25-19)
Brasil – Venezuela 3-0 (25-20 25-20 25-17)
Argentina – Peru 3-1 (25-23 17-25 25-20 25-23)

Day 5
Argentina – Chile 3-0 (25-19 25-23 25-22)
Colombia – Venezuela 3-1 (22-25 25-19 25-21 25-22)
Peru – Brazil 0-3 (8-25 17-25 8-25)

Standings:

RankTeamWin/LossSetsSmall PointsPoints
1.Brazil5/015-0375-19015
2.Argentina4/112-7397-40211
3.Peru3/210-9402-4028
4.Colombia2/310-10426-4298
5.Venezuela1/46-12367-4153
6.Chile0/50-15249-3750

 

Individual Awards:
MVP: Madelayne Montaño (Colombia)
Best Setter: Ahizar Zuniaga (Venezuela)
Best Opposite: Sheilla Castro (Brazil)
Best Outside Hitters: Karla Ortiz (Peru), Fernanda Garay (Brazil)
Best Middle Blockers: Fabiana Claudinho (Brazil), Mirtha Uribe (Peru)
Best Libero: Fabiana Oliveira (BRA)

Brazil as South Amercian Champion qualified to World Championship 2014 in Italy and to World Grand Champions Cup in Japan and will meet Japan, Thailand, Russia and USA there. Last competitor is still unknown, it can be African Champion – Kenya or someone, who will get Wild Card (most probable contenders for it can be South Korea, Germany, China or Domnican Republic).

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