Iran B into AVC Cup for Men Semifinals
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran B volleyball team defeated Japan 3-0 (25–20, 25–14, 25–18) in the 4th AVC Cup for Men on Friday and advanced to the semifinals.
On Saturday, the Iranian team will face India who defeated Thailand 3-0 (25–19, 25–23, 26–24).
The competition, which serves also as Qualification Tournament for 2015 World League, will run until August 24 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Iran has won two times out of last three editions. The Iranian team claimed the title in 2008 in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand after beating South Korea 3-2.
The team won the championships for the second time in a row in 2010 after defeating China 3-0 in Oroumiyeh, Iran.