Olympic champions Brazil claimed their 11th consecutive victory to complete a remarkable clean sweep at the International Volleyball Federation Men's World Cup in Japan.
Having been crowned winners of the 12-team tournament before the final day, Brazil only had their perfect record to play for against Italy the Hiroshima Prefectural Sports Center.
A comfortable 25-20, 25-22, 25-15 victory ensured the South Americans sealed their third World Cup title in style.
The formidable performance from the Brazilian team sent a warning to the rest of the world as they continue preparations for next year's Olympic Games in Tokyo, where they will defend their title.
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Poland clinched silver after they finished second following a straightforward 25-18, 25-18, 25-16 win over Iran.
Defending champions the United States were forced to settle for bronze, despite fighting back to beat Egypt 22-25, 25-16, 25-14, 25-13.
Poland ended the tournament with 28 points, one ahead of the US in third.
Hosts Japan concluded their campaign on a high after defeating Canada 22-25, 25-20, 25-23, 23-25, 15-9 in a thrilling final match.
Japan finished fourth, Argentina were fifth and Russia took sixth.