Mauricio Borges Almeida Silva

Mauricio Borges Almeida Silva

Birth Date
Birth Place
199 cm
99 kg
Favorite Book
24 Horas

first club was CRB, from Maceio (AL). In 2005, his talent drew the attention of
Minas TênisClube (MG). In 2006, won the U19 South American Championship, placed
in Argentina. With the junior national team, in 2008, he won a silver medal in
the South American Championship and leaded the team through the title campaign
of the World Championship in the next season – he was chosen the best player in
the competition. Mauricio also took part on the campaign of the ninth title of
the World League in 2010. In 2011, the wing spiker was Pan American champion.
In the current year, he went back to Minas TênisClube and will defend the Vivo/Minas
in the 13/14 season. He was present in the second place campaign in the World
League and won the titles of the Pan American Cup, the South American
Championship and the Grand Champions Cup, all of them in 2013. In 2014, he
played the first games of FIVB World League and suffered an injury in his ankle
not being able to play the final phase. He also was part of the team silver
medalist in the FIVB World Championship in Poland. In 2016, he was in the team
that ended with the silver medal in the FIVB World League and the gold in the
Rio Olympic Games. 


  • Position Wing spiker
  • Selection Olympic (0) - W.C. (0) - Other (0)
  • Current Club SESC-RJ
  • Spike 335
  • Block 315