Iran Basketball Team Beats China in Friendly

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian national basketball team beat China 63-60 in its first warm-up match on Tuesday.

The two teams will prepare for the 2019 World Cup in China and the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

Chang Lin finished with a team-high 13 points. Abdusalam also scored 13 while Zhaor Rui scored eight points for China.

Saijad Mashayekhi led Iran with a match-high 17 while Behnam Yakhchali added 15.

The two teams will play their second match in Changchun, China on Friday.

The Iranian team is headed by Mehran Hatami.

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