Iran Comes Third at Asian Beach Handball Championship

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran won the bronze medal of the 2017 Asian Beach Handball Championship on Monday.

The Iranian team defeated Vietnam 2-1 (15-10, 16-20, 8-6) and claimed the bronze medal in Pattaya, Thailand.

Iran had already lost to Vietnam in Group stage.

Iran also booked a place at the 2018 IHF World Beach Handball Championships in Sochi, Russia.

In the final match, Qatar defeated Oman 2-0 (15-14, 17-10) and won the title.

The tournament brought a total of nine teams together.

The top three teams qualified for the Beach Handball World Championship.

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