Iran into Asian Club Volleyball Championship Semis
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Bank Sarmayeh defeated Vietnam’s Maseco Tphcm 3-0 (25–18, 25–16, 25–18) at the 2016 Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship underway in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar on Monday.
The Iranian team will meet Chinese Shanghai Golden Age from China on Tuesday at the competition’s semi-final.
The Iranian team has already defeated Kazakhstan’s Altay VC (3-1), Malaysia (3-0), Hong Kong (3-0), Japan’s Toyoda Gosei Trefuerza (3-1) and Taiwan Power (3-0) respectively in the competition.
Al-Arabi Sports Club from Qatar will face Japan’s Toyoda Gosei Trefuerza in another semi-final.
The final will be held on August 31. The awards presentation and closing ceremony will take place shortly after the final showdown.
Winner of the prestigious tournament will represent Asia at the FIVB Volleyball Men’s Club World Championship at Belo Horizonte and Betim in Brazil.