RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 2 (Xinhua) -- The Brazilian women's national volleyball team clinched a straight-set win over the United States in this year's Grand Prix on Sunday.
The Beijing Olympics winners prevailed in 25-18, 25-22 and 25-13 for their third straight victory in the Grand Prix.
Sunday's match ended the first round of play in the Grand Prix.
Brazil next will face Poland on August 8 and then China on August 9 in Macao, China in the second round before they head to South Korea in the third round.
The final stage of the 2009 Grand Prix will be held in Tokyo, Japan between August 19-23.