United States takes men's beach volleyball gold

Society Materials 22 August 2008 09:35 (UTC +04:00)

Todd Rogers and Philip Dalhausser of the United States beat Brazilian pair Marcio Araujo and Fabio Luiz Friday to take gold in men's beach volleyball. ( dpa )

The Americans won in three sets, 23-21,17-21,15- 4. In the bronze medal match, Brazil's Ricardo Santos and Emanuel Rego defeated Brazilian-born Gergians Jorge Terceiro and Renato Gomes in straight sets, 21-15, 21-10.