Iran Crushes Hong Kong in FIBA Asia U-18 Championship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Iranian basketball team defeated Hong Kong 107-42 in the FIBA Asia U-18 Championship on Friday.
Mohammad Yousofvand led Iran’s scoring with 18 points and 7 rebounds in the match held at the Al-Gharafa Stadium in Doha.
The Iranian team, who has already defeated Kuwait and Kazakhstan in the group stage, will play Japan on Saturday.
The 23rd FIBA Asia U-18 Championship is the qualifying event for the 2015 FIBA U-19 World Championship.
The top three teams from the competition will represent FIBA Asia at the 2015 FIBA U-19 World Championship.