Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Iran routs Japan volleyball again

Iran wins a 3-1 victory over Japan at the 7th Asian Youth Volleyball Championships currently being held in the Sri Lankan capital, Colombo.

The Iranian team beat Japan 25-21, 17-25, 26-24 and 25-21 at the Sugathadasa Stadium on Tuesday and is scheduled to play against Thailand on Wednesday.

Defending champion Iran, is in Group B of the event competing with Japan, India, Kazakhstan, Thailand and Kuwait.

Twelve teams are taking part in the five-day tournament in Colombo.

The first three teams will qualify for the Youth World Championship to be held in Milano, Italy, next year.

Adapted from:
Press TV

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