Ricardo Lucarelli

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Ricardo Samuel Lucarelli Santos de Souza (born 14 February 1992) is a Brazilian volleyball player, a member of Brazil men's national volleyball team and Italian club Trentino Volley, 2016 Olympic Champion, South American Champion 2013, a silver medalist of the World Championship 2014 and the World League (2013, 2014).

Ricardo Lucarelli
Ricardo Souza Lucarelli BRA WC 2014.jpg
Lucarelli at the 2014 World Championship
Personal information
Full nameRicardo Samuel Lucarelli Santos de Souza
NationalityBrazilian
Born (1992-02-14) 14 February 1992 (age 28)
Contagem, Brazil[1]
Height1.96 m (6 ft 5 in)[2]
Weight79 kg (174 lb)
Spike348 cm (137 in)
Block326 cm (128 in)
Volleyball information
PositionOutside hitter
Current teamItaly Trentino Volley
Number8
Career
YearsTeams
2010–2013Brazil Minas Tênis Clube
2013–2015Brazil SESI São Paulo
2015–2020Brazil Funvic Taubaté
2020–Italy Trentino Volley
National team
2011–Brazil Brazil
Last updated: 11 August 2017

CareerEdit

ClubsEdit

In 2010 he started playing for Minas Tênis Clube. In 2013 he signed a contract with SESI São Paulo, and in 2015 he was hired by the club Funvic Taubaté.

National teamEdit

The young Lucarelli defended the junior national team in 2010, when won the gold medal in the South American Championship .In the next year, he was on the group that finished fifth in the World Championship. In 2013 Lucarelli won the World Grand Champions Cup, a gold medal at the South American Championship and a silver medal at the World League, where he was named the Best Outside Spiker (together with Ivan Zaytsev). In 2014 he was a major player in Brazilian team, which won the silver medal at the World League 2014 in Florence, Italy.[3][4] He was again named the Best Outside Spiker, together with teammate Murilo Endres.[5] Lucarelli one of the starts in the Bernardinho team, Lucarelli was in the court in all the games of FIVB World League and the conquest of the South American Games in 2015. In the special year of 2016, Lucarelli was a key player in the gold medal campaign in the Rio Olympic Game. Lucarelli was part of the team that won the gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. He played the last three games, against Argentina (quarterfinals), Russia (semifinals) and Italy (finals).[2]

Sporting achievementsEdit

ClubsEdit

South American Club ChampionshipEdit

National teamEdit

IndividualEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lucarelli. cob.org.br
  2. ^ a b Ricardo Lucarelli. rio2016.com
  3. ^ Poland win second World Championship title at home – fivb.org – 21 September 2014
  4. ^ Poland put an end to the reign of Brazil – fivb.org – 21 September 2014
  5. ^ Poland in dreamland and in Dream Team – poland2014.fivb.org – 21 September 2014
  6. ^ a b c d e Ricardo Lucarelli. nbcolympics.com
  7. ^ a b "BRAZIL WIN RECORD FIFTH TITLE IN MEN'S WORLD GRAND CHAMPIONS CUP". FIVB.org. 17 September 2017. Retrieved 17 September 2017.

External linksEdit

Awards
Preceded by
First Award
-
  Marko Ivović
  Antonin Rouzier
Best Outside Spiker of
FIVB World League

2013
ex aequo   Ivan Zaytsev
2014
ex aequo   Taylor Sander
2017
ex aequo   Earvin N'Gapeth
Succeeded by
  Michał Kubiak
  Earvin N'Gapeth
-
TBD
Preceded by
First Award
Best Outside Spiker of
FIVB World Championship

2014
ex aequo   Murilo Endres
Succeeded by
TBD
Preceded by
First Award
Best Outside Spiker of
Olympic Games

2016
ex aequo   Aaron Russell
Succeeded by
TBD
Preceded by
  Filippo Lanza and
  Dmitriy Ilinikh
Best Outside Spiker of
World Grand Champions Cup

2017
ex aequo   Milad Ebadipour
Succeeded by
TBD
Preceded by
  Dmitriy Muserskiy
Most Valuable Player of
World Grand Champions Cup

2017
Succeeded by
TBD