USA celebrate reaching the Olympic women's volleyball final USA and Brazil to fight for gold

Favourites USA move a step closer to a first women's volleyball Olympic gold with a 3-0 win against South Korea.

9 Aug 12

USA women's volleyball team USA reach volleyball semi-finals

Team USA

8 Aug 12

USA women's volleyball team reach the semi-finals with a straight-set victory over the Dominican Republic.

Great Britain volleyball player Ciara Michel Volleyball loss for British women

Team GB

3 Aug 12

Great Britain's hopes of a surprise quarter-final place take a knock as they lose 3-0 to the Dominican Republic.

Grace Carter Italians power past Great Britain

Team GB

2 Aug 12

Great Britain's women's volleyball team are outclassed in straight sets by World Cup champions Italy.

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Final Results

Final results by Country
Rank Country Medal moment
1 Brazil
2 Team USA
3 Japan
View full results for Women's Volleyball

Head to Head

Lynne Beattie vs Maria Bertelli

Lynne Beattie

Lynne Beattie Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.82m (6'0")

Weight

65kg

Age

28

Maria Bertelli

Maria Bertelli Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.71m (5'7")

Weight

63kg

Age

36

View the London 2012 medallist table