Brazil will come against the United States at the Ariake Arena in Tokyo today, August 8, 2021, at 12:30 AM (ET) in the Women’s Volleyball Tournament Final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Here, you will find when this title decisive women’s volleyball game will be played and how to watch it in the US.
This will be their 47th overall meeting. Interestingly, there is no favorite side in head-to-head clashes as both Brazil and the United States have celebrated a victory on 23 occasions so far each, making this matchup really equal in terms of previous wins.
Their most recent game was played on June 25, 2021, and it ended in a thrilling 3-1 (28-26, 23-25, 23-25, 21-25) USA victory in the Final of the Women’s Nations League 2021. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash again this year, this time to determine the new Olympic champion.
Brazil vs USA: Match Information
Date: Sunday, August 8, 2021
Time: 12:30 AM (ET)
Location: Ariake Arena, Tokyo
Brazil vs USA: Times by State in the US
ET: 12:30 AM
CT: 11:30 AM
MT: 10:30 AM
PT: 9:30 AM
Brazil vs USA: Storylines
Brazil finished the Preliminary Round in first place in Pool A with a total of 14 points, marking five wins in a total of games. They had to beat ROC (3-1), and South Korea (3-0) in the Knockout Stage to get to the Gold Medal Match at Tokyo 2020.
Meanwhile, the USA ended up placed on top of the Pool B table with 10 points, having lost just once in five Preliminary Round matches. They set up a meeting with Brazil in the Grand Final after overcoming the Dominican Republic (3-0) in the Quarter-Final, as well as Serbia (3-0).
These opponents have a long history of clashes as their first one dates back to November 11, 2003, when the Brazilian players managed to celebrate a 3-0 win in the 2003 Women’s Volleyball World Cup. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see which team gets to grab the Gold Medal.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Brazil vs USA in the U.S.
The 2020 Olympic Games Women's Volleyball Tournament Final game between Brazil and the USA, to be played today, at the Ariake Arena in Tokyo, will be broadcasted on NBCOlympics.com, USA Network, DIRECTV, Dish, Hulu, fuboTV, Sling in the United States.
Brazil vs USA: Predictions And Odds
The odds are understandably in favor of the USA. FanDuel see them as the firm favorites to claim the gold medal and they have given them -210 odds. The underdogs Brazil, meanwhile, have +140 odds to cause an upset in the final and win the tournament.
* Odds via FanDuel