Brazil men's volleyball team celebrate Brazil-Russia in volleyball final

Favourites Brazil beat Italy in their semi-final to book a clash with Russia for the men's volleyball gold medal.

10 Aug 12

The US volleyball team lament their Olympic loss to Italy US volleyball champions crash out

Team USA

8 Aug 12

Defending champions United States are knocked out of the Olympic men's volleyball tournament in the quarter-finals by Italy.

Great Britain playing against Bulgaria Bulgaria beat GB volleyball men

Team GB

29 Jul 12

Great Britain's men produce a battling display on their Olympic debut but are beaten in straight sets by Bulgaria at Earls Court.

Kieran O'Malley O'Malley aims for quarter-final

Team GB

20 Jul 12

Team GB volleyball player Kieran O'Malley believes that getting out of the Olympic group stage would be a success for the team.

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Final Results

Final results by Country
Rank Country Medal moment
1 Russian Federation
2 Brazil
3 Italy
View full results for Men's Volleyball

Head to Head

Peter Bakare vs Oluwadamilola Bakare

Peter Bakare

Peter Bakare Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.96m (6'5")

Weight

93kg

Age

24

Oluwadamilola Bakare

Oluwadamilola Bakare Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.97m (6'6")

Weight

93kg

Age

25

View the London 2012 medallist table