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Brazil women

Brazil
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Association CBV
Confederation CSV
Head coach José Roberto Guimarães
FIVB ranking 2 (as of September 2014)
Summer Olympics
Appearances 9 (First in 1980)
Best result 1st (2008, 2012)
Website www.cbv.com.br (Portuguese)
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Brazil women's national volleyball team
Medal record
Summer Olympics
Gold 2008 Beijing Team
Gold 2012 London Team
Bronze 1996 Atlanta Team
Bronze 2000 Sidney Team
World Championship
Silver 1994 Brazil Team
Silver 2006 Japan Team
Silver 2010 Japan Team
Bronze 2014 Italy Team
World Cup
Silver 1995 Japan Team
Silver 2003 Japan Team
Silver 2007 Japan Team
Bronze 1999 Japan Team
World Grand Champions
Gold 2005 Japan Team
Gold 2013 Japan Team
Silver 2009 Japan Team
Bronze 1997 Japan Team
World Grand Prix
Gold 1994 China Team
Gold 1996 China Team
Gold 1998 Hong Kong Team
Gold 2004 Italy Team
Gold 2005 Japan Team
Gold 2006 Italy Team
Gold 2008 Japan Team
Gold 2009 Japan Team
Gold 2013 Japan Team
Gold 2014 Japan Team
Silver 1995 China Team
Silver 1999 China Team
Silver 2010 China Team
Silver 2011 Macau Team
Silver 2012 China Team
Bronze 2000 Philippines Team

The Brazil women's national volleyball team is the national volleyball team of Brazil. It is administrated by the Confederação Brasileira de Voleibol (CBV) and takes part in international volleyball competitions. It is ranked first in the FIVB World Rankings as of October 2013.[1] They are the current champions of the FIVB World Grand Prix (having won it for the tenth time in 2014) and the gold medalist at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and in 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Results

Senior team

Olympic Games

Olympic Games record
Year Round Position Pld W L
1964 did not qualify
1968
1972
1976
1980 Quarter Finals 7th place 5 1 4
1984 Quarter Finals 7th place 5 1 4
1988 Quarter Finals 6th place 5 1 4
1992 Semi Finals 4th place 6 3 3
1996 Semi Finals Bronze Medal 8 7 1
2000 Semi Finals Bronze Medal 8 7 1
2004 Semi Finals 4th place 8 6 2
2008 The Final Gold Medal 8 8 0
2012 The Final Gold Medal 8 6 2
2016 Qualified as host
Total 2 Titles 9/13 61 40 21

World Championship

Year Position Pld W L
1952 did not compete
1956 11th place 8 6 2
1960 5th place 6 2 4
1962 8th place 8 1 7
1967 did not compete
1970 13th place 9 4 5
1974 15th place 11 7 4
1978 7th place 9 5 4
1982 8th place 9 4 5
1986 5th place 8 5 3
1990 7th place 7 4 3
1994 Runners Up 7 6 1
1998 4th place 8 5 3
2002 7th place 11 7 4
2006 Runners Up 11 10 1
2010 Runners Up 11 10 1
2014 Third place 13 12 1
Total 14/16 136 88 48

FIVB World Cup

Year Position Pld W L
1973 9th place 5 1 4
1977 did not compete
1981 8th place 7 0 7
1985 6th place 7 2 5
1989 did not compete
1991 8th place 5 2 3
1995 Runners Up 11 10 1
1999 Third place 11 9 2
2003 Runners Up 11 10 1
2007 Runners Up 11 9 2
2011 5th place 11 8 3
Total 9/11 79 51 28

World Grand Champions

Year Position Pld W L
1993 did not compete
1997 Third place 5 3 2
2001 4th place 5 2 3
2005 Champions 5 5 0
2009 Runners Up 5 4 1
2013 Champions 5 5 0
Total 5/6 25 19 6

World Grand Prix

Pan American Games

Year Position
1955 Bronze Medal
1959 Gold Medal
1963 Gold Medal
1967 4th place
1971 4th place
1975 5th place
1979 Bronze Medal
1983 4th place
1987 4th place
1991 Silver Medal
1995 6th place
1999 Gold Medal
2003 4th place
2007 Silver Medal
2011 Gold Medal
2015 Qualified
Total 15/15

Pan-American Cup

Final Four Cup

Year Position
2008 Champions
2009 Champions
2010 did not compete
Total 2/3

South America Championship

U20 team

World Championship

  • 1st Gold: 6 times: 1987, 1989, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007
  • 2nd Silver: 4 times: 1991, 1995, 1999, 2011
  • 3rd Bronze: 2 times: 2009, 2013

South America Championship

  • 1st Gold: 17 times: 1972, 1974, 1976, 1978, 1984, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
  • 2nd Silver: 4 times: 1980, 1982, 1986, 1988

U18 team

World Championship

  • 1st Gold: 3 times: 1997, 2005, 2009
  • 2nd Silver: 4 times: 1989, 1991, 1999, 2001
  • 3rd Bronze: 2 times: 2003, 2013

South America Championship

  • 1st Gold: 14 times: 1982, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010
  • 2nd Silver: 4 times: 1978, 1980, 1996, 2012

U16 team

South America Championship

Current squad

The following is the Brazilian roster in the 2014 FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship.[2]

Head coach: José Roberto Guimarães
No. Name Date of birth Height Weight Spike Block 2014 club
1 Claudino, FabianaFabiana Claudino (C) 24 January 1985 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) 76 kg (168 lb) 314 cm (124 in) 293 cm (115 in) SESI-SP
3 Lins, DaniDani Lins 5 January 1985 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in) 68 kg (150 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 276 cm (109 in) Molico Osasco
4 da Silva, Ana CarolinaAna Carolina da Silva 8 April 1991 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 73 kg (161 lb) 290 cm (110 in) 290 cm (110 in) Unilever Rio de Janeiro
5 da Silva, AdeníziaAdenízia da Silva 18 December 1986 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 63 kg (139 lb) 312 cm (123 in) 290 cm (110 in) Molico Osasco
6 Menezes, ThaísaThaísa Menezes 15 May 1987 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 79 kg (174 lb) 316 cm (124 in) 301 cm (119 in) Molico Osasco
8 Carvalho, JaquelineJaqueline Carvalho 31 December 1983 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 302 cm (119 in) 286 cm (113 in) Unnatached
10 Guimarães, GabrielaGabriela Guimarães 19 May 1994 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in) 59 kg (130 lb) 295 cm (116 in) 274 cm (108 in) Unilever Rio de Janeiro
11 Caixeta, TandaraTandara Caixeta 30 October 1988 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 87 kg (192 lb) 305 cm (120 in) 297 cm (117 in) Praia Clube
12 Pereira, NatáliaNatália Pereira 4 April 1989 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in) 76 kg (168 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 288 cm (113 in) Unilever Rio de Janeiro
13 Castro, SheillaSheilla Castro 1 July 1983 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 64 kg (141 lb) 302 cm (119 in) 284 cm (112 in) Vakıfbank Istanbul
16 Garay, FernandaFernanda Garay 10 May 1986 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in) 74 kg (163 lb) 308 cm (121 in) 288 cm (113 in) Dinamo Krasnodar
17 de Souza, FabíolaFabíola de Souza 3 February 1983 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in) 70 kg (150 lb) 300 cm (120 in) 285 cm (112 in) Dinamo Krasnodar
18 Brait, CamilaCamila Brait 28 October 1988 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 271 cm (107 in) 256 cm (101 in) Molico Osasco
19 Silva, LéiaLéia Silva 1 March 1985 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in) 58 kg (128 lb) 268 cm (106 in) 254 cm (100 in) EC Pinheiros

Notable players

References

  1. ^ "FIVB Senior World Ranking – Women". Retrieved 17 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "Team Roster – Brazil". italy2014.fivb.org. Retrieved 2 October 2014. 

External links

  • Official website
  • FIVB profile
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