Iran to Unveil New Volleyball Generation

Mohammad Vakili won the 2017 Volleyball World Cup with  his U19 team.Mohammad Vakili won the 2017 Volleyball World Cup with  his U19 team.

Iran will unveil a new generation of volleyball players at the 12th Asian Men’s U18 Volleyball Championships to be held in Tabriz, June 29-July 6.
Despite its fourth place in the last year series of the games, Iran is the most decorated team in the continent with seven titles and one runner-up place in its history.
Regarding new rules of the game, teams are placed into groups based on their rank in last years’ championships. Japan, South Korea and China are in Group A; Iran, Taiwan and Thailand in Group B; and Australia, Sri Lanka and Hong Kong in Group C, IRNA reported.
Iran will open the games with Taiwan on Friday and move to its second match against Thailand the next day.


Subscribe to the Financial Tribune to continue reading this article or Log in to your account if you are already a subscriber.

Find out more about our subsciption plans here.

Add new comment