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2012-11-02 - 15:23

Iran Crowned as Asian Volleyball Champions

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran defeated China 3-2 and claimed Asian Junior Men's Volleyball Championship's title.

The Iranian youth team won the game 3-2 in the capital city of Tehran on Thursday.

Iran was held off in the first and third sets 21-25 and 23-25 but won the second, fourth and fifth sets 25-21, 28-26 and 15-8 respectively.

This is the seventh consecutive time that Iran has reached the final round of the Asian Junior Men's Volleyball Championships.

In the preliminary round of the games, Iran defeated Taiwan, India and Australia.