ALVES Ricardo

15 Dec 1988
32
Male
B1
OSORIO
 
Brazil
PORTO ALEGRE
 
Brazil

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
FB5 Football 5-a-side Men 1 Gold Medal

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Aomi Urban Sports Park
BRA
Brazil
3
CHN
China
0
Finished
Aomi Urban Sports Park
BRA
Brazil
4
JPN
Japan
0
Finished
Aomi Urban Sports Park
FRA
France
0
BRA
Brazil
4
Finished
Aomi Urban Sports Park
BRA
Brazil
1
MAR
Morocco
0
Finished
Aomi Urban Sports Park
ARG
Argentina
0
BRA
Brazil
1
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

:
RankEventYearLocation
Paralympic Games
1Men2016Rio de Janeiro, BRA
1Men2012London, GBR
1Men2008Beijing, CHN
World Championship
1Men2018Madrid, ESP
1Men2014Tokyo, JPN
1Men2010Hereford, GBR
2Men2006Buenos Aires, ARG
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Ricardinho (cbdv.org.br, 11 May 2021; Athlete, 20 Jul 2016)
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English, Portuguese
:
AGAFUC [Canoas, BRA]
:
Fabio Vasconcelos [national], BRA
:
Forward , Midfielder (olimpiadatododia.com.br, 16 Jan 2020)
:
An injury prevented him from competing in the final of the 2020 Brazilian Super Cup. (atarde.uol.com.br, 29 Feb 2020)

In April 2016 he fractured his left fibula and ruptured ligaments in his left ankle. It was initially feared he would miss the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, but he recovered in time to compete at the Games. (surtoolimpico.com.br, 01 Sep 2020; jovempan.com.br, 02 Sep 2016)
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He got involved in the sport at age 15 while he was at school. (Athlete, 20 Jul 2016)
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His family moved to Porto Alegre, Brazil, when he was age 10 so he could attend a school for people with a vision impairment. He tried swimming and athletics but was spotted for his talent for 5-a-side football. "It is what I do well." (litoralmania.com.br, 06 May 2019; Athlete, 20 Jul 2016; globoesporte.globo.com, 18 Aug 2015)
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To compete until the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris. (folha.uol.com.br, 28 Mar 2021)
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He has training sessions twice a day. (folha.uol.com.br, 28 Mar 2021)
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Scoring against the Islamic Republic of Iran in the final at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (folha.uol.com.br, 28 Mar 2021)
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Brazilian futsal player Falcao, Argentinian footballer Lionel Messi, Brazilian footballer Neymar Jr. (globoesporte.globo.com, 18 Aug 2015)
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"Be the best without losing humility." (Athlete, 20 Jul 2016)
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In 2019 he received the Medal of Merit from the city council of Osorio in Brazil. (litoralmania.com.br, 06 May 2019)

In 2018 he was named Best Male Athlete by the Brazilian Paralympic Committee [CPB]. (terra.com.br, 12 Dec 2018)

He was named Best Para Football 5-a-side Player in the world in 2006, 2014, and 2018. (folha.uol.com.br, 28 Mar 2021)

He was named the 2014 Top Paralympic Performer of the Year in 5-a-side football at the 2014 Brazilian Paralympic Awards. (rio2016.com, 10 Dec 2014)
Legend
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Gold Medal
:
Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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