Iran’s Women Wheelchair Basketballers Finish First

National wheelchair basketball players finished the tournament with consecutive wins over five teams
Iran’s women wheelchair basketball squadIran’s women wheelchair basketball squad

Iran’s women wheelchair basketball team finished first at the Central & East Asia Qualifying Tournament for the Asia Para Games in Bangkok, Thailand, on March 4-10.
The triumph awarded Iran a quota for Indonesia Para Asian Games slated for October 6-13, the website reported.
Iran defeated the host country Thailand 43-27 in the final game. It was the two teams’ second encounter in the tournament. In their first clash, Iran beat Thais 45-30.
Iranian players finished the tournament with consecutive wins over five teams. After overcoming Thailand, Iran thrashed Laos 53-14 and India 54-4 in the second and third matches respectively. In the fourth clash, Iran hammered Cambodia 58-17 in a convincing win to continue its winning streak at the tournament.


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