Iran Suffers Second Defeat in FINA Junior World Water Polo Championship

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran lost to Australia 15-5 on Monday in its second match in the FINA Junior Men’s World Water Polo Championship in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

The Iranian team had lost to Serbia 18-6 in its first match in Group C.

Iran is scheduled to face Mexico on Tuesday.

Eighteen teams are competing following the late withdrawal of Argentina and Brazil.

Group A consists of Montenegro, Egypt, Croatia and South Africa.

The Netherlands, Hungary, Greece, China and Japan are in Group B.

Serbia, Australia, Iran and Mexico have been drawn in Group C.

Spain, Italy, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan and Canada are in Group D.

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