João Paulo Bravo

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Olympic medal record
Competitor for  Brazil
Men's volleyball
World Championship
Gold medal – first place 2010 Italy Team
World League
Gold medal – first place 2009 Belgrade Team
Silver medal – second place 2011 Gdańsk Team
World Cup
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Japan Team

João Paulo Pereira Bravo (born January 7, 1979 in Tokat) is a Brazilian volleyball player. He is 192 cm and plays as Wing spiker.

Bravo began his volleyball career in Brazil, where he won an award in 2000 as the most promising young player in the country. In 2002, Bravo transferred to the Belgian team Noliko Maaseik, where he not only was chosen the most valuable player in the country, but also experienced league and cup championships. He transferred to the Italian team Piacenza in 2005, and played in the Italian 1st league for five seasons, including one year for Vibo Valentia. With Piacenza, Bravo experienced championships in the Italian league, Italian Cup and the Europe Top Teams Cup. In 2008, he was chosen the best server in the European Champions League.

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