Amauri Ribeiro

Amauri Ribeiro (born January 23, 1959), known as Amauri, is a Brazilian former volleyball player who competed in the 1980 Summer Olympics, in the 1984 Summer Olympics, in the 1988 Summer Olympics, and in the 1992 Summer Olympics.

Amauri Ribeiro
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Amauri Ribeiro in 2007
Personal information
BornJanuary 23, 1959 (1959-01-23) (age 61)
São Paulo, Brazil
Height198 cm (6 ft 6 in)

In 1980, he was part of the Brazilian team which finished fifth in the Olympic tournament. He played all six matches.

Four years later, he won the silver medal with the Brazilian team in the 1984 Olympic tournament. He played five matches.

At the 1988, Games he was a member of the Brazilian team which finished fourth in the Olympic tournament. He played all seven matches again.

His final Olympic appearance was in Barcelona when he won the gold medal with the Brazilian team in the 1992 Olympic tournament. He played two matches.

ReferencesEdit

  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Amauri (Amauri Ribeiro)". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17.
  • globo.com (in Portuguese)