The men's Olympic volleyball event is heating up as the competitors have been whittled down to just eight teams in the quarterfinals. The predictions do not account for many upsets, as the top teams right now have proven themselves to the world audience.
Fans can expect a few more straight-set wins as well as some movement in rankings.
The final eight teams will compete on Wednesday, August 9 in the final round of quarterfinals with their sights set on the championship medals.
The United States will look to hold onto their gold-medal title from the 2008 Beijing Games, and Brazil will be working to dethrone them once again.
Here are the predictions for the final four teams that will advance to the semifinals after Wednesday.