Tokyo 2020, the blue of Davide Mazzanti take the field at the Ariake Arena to face the world champions of Serbia in the quarter-finals. Eyes on Egonu and her companions in the challenge for the semifinal: for the Italians, after two defeats, this could be the challenge of redemption. The blues represent the last chance for a medal in team sports after the eliminations of the blues of men’s volleyball and basketball in the quarterfinals of their respective tournaments.
Italy ahead of 1 (19-18)
The blues bring things back to a tie 15-15
Serbia leaps to the lead 11-13
The two teams tied 5-5