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WATCH LIVE: USA’s Fendrick/Sweat, Dalhausser/Lucena headline beach volleyball

Beach Volleyball - Olympics: Day 2

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 07: Lauren Fendrick (L) celebrates with Brooke Sweat of the United States during the Women’s Beach Volleyball preliminary round Pool A match against Kinga Kolosinska and Monika Brzostek of Poland on Day 2 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Beach Volleyball Arena on August 7, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

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Challenges abound for Team USA beach volleyball on Day 4 of the Rio Olympics.

On the women’s side, it’s a monumental task: Already 0-1, Brooke Sweat and Lauren Fendrick have to take one the top pairing in the tournament in Larissa Franca and Talita Antunes of Brazil.

And USA men Phil Dalhausser and Nick Lucena put their 1-0 mark on the line against fellow 1-0 pairing Juan Virgen and Lombardo Ontiveros of Mexico.


Beach Volleyball: Day 4 -- starts at 9 a.m. EDT

Dalhausser/Lucena (USA) vs. Virgen/Ontiveros (MEX) -- 10 a.m. EDT

Fendrick/Sweat (USA) vs. Larissa/Talita (BRA) -- 3:30 p.m. EDT

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