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FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, Italy's Matteo Piano celebrates during a men's preliminary volleyball match against Mexico at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In March, Piano chose to have his second back surgery in about seven months' time to fix a painful herniated disk in hopes of playing in the Rio Olympics. On Sunday, he will be playing in a gold medal match against Brazil. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, FILE)

FILE - In this Aug. 11, 2016 file photo, Italy's Matteo Piano celebrates during a men's preliminary volleyball match against Mexico at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. In March, Piano chose to have his second back surgery in about seven months' time to fix a painful herniated disk in hopes of playing in the Rio Olympics. On Sunday, he will be playing in a gold medal match against Brazil. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, FILE)

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