London 2012: Behind the scenes at Earls Court volleyball venue

Great Britain captain Ben Pipes gives BBC Sport a behind-the-scenes tour of the indoor volleyball Olympic venue, Earls Court.

GB took on the defending Olympic champions the United States and 2008 runners-up, Brazil, who were impressed with what they saw at the test event.

Despite being ranked 94th in the global standings, Great Britain defeated Mexico (21st) and Egypt (14th), proving they have the potential to do much more than merely make up the numbers in London.

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See more from the event on British Olympic Dreams, on Saturday at 1300 BST on BBC One, and on the BBC News Channel throughout the weekend.

BBC Sport