Day 2 round-up from the IBSA Goalball American Championships
Date: December 1, 2017
Match day two was a good one for hosts Brazil at the IBSA Goalball American Championships 2017 in Sao Paulo.
Brazil's women's team is sitting at the top of the group on 10 points, one ahead of Canada and three more than the USA. However, the Canadians and Americans have a game in hand.
Costa Rica and Mexico are on three points and Peru is sixth.
In the men's event, the hosts defeated arch rivals Argentina 4-1 and lead pool A on six. Canada and the United States lead pool B, also on maximum points, from Mexico and Costa Rica.
Caption: group standings after match day two in Sao Paulo.
The group stage concludes later today and all four men's quarter-finals will be played this afternoon.
Matches Friday 1st December
08:30 A M PERU x BRAZIL
09:30 B M COSTA RICA x MEXICO
10:30 B M USA x CANADA
11:30 X W PERU x MEXICO
12:30 X W USA x COSTA RICA
13:30 X W BRAZIL x CANADA
14:30 QF1 M A1 x B4
15:30 QF2 M B2 x A3
16:45 QF3 M A2 x B3
18:00 QF4 M B1 x A4
Caption: banner for the IBSA Goalball American Championships 2017 in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
The championships are organised by the Brazilian Blind Sports Confederation (CBDV).