(Persia Digest) - Iran’s junior volleyball team faced the South Korean team and won all three sets (25-23, 25-14 and 25-18) to pick up the trophy of the Asian Junior Volleyball Championships.
Iran has won the Asian volleyball championships 5 times and now alongside South Korea has the most wins among Asian teams with 6 championships.
Iran had defeated South Korea 3-0 in the preliminary rounds. It had earlier beat China, India, Kazakhstan and Thailand to advance to final, and by advancing to final, it qualified for the next year’s world championship.
Iran played six games during the tournament, of which it was only defeated in one set in the game with Thailand and won all the other games 3-0.
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