By Jayme Monsanto, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO - Three Carioca teams had reached the Copa do Brasil quarter-finals stage, but only one of them succeeded in advancing to the next round.
The Flamengo squad was eliminated by Internacional, while Fluminense were beaten by Corinthians, leaving just Vasco da Gama to represent Rio in the competition. In the fourth match Coritiba defeated Ponte Preta and will join Inter, Corinthians and Vasco in the semis.
As in the previous week, Flamengo were the better team but failed to defeat their opponents. The second leg match was played on May 20th in . . .