FIVB World League: Poland Defeats Iran in Straight Sets

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TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran suffered its second successive loss at the 2017 FIVB World League week 3 Saturday night.

The Iranian team lost to Poland in straight sets (25-17, 25-18, 25-22) in Pool H1.

Michal Kubiak (15 points, 2 blocks) and Dawid Konarski (10 points) led Poland, while Milad Ebadipour managed a team-high 7 points for Iran.

Iran had lost to USA 3-0 on Thursday.

Igor Kolakovic’s men will face powerhouse Russia Sunday night.

The FIVB World League is the premier annual men's volleyball tournament with a total of 36 participating teams in 2017.

The 36 teams have been split into three groups of 12 teams and will play the preliminary round in a pool format over three weeks, before the best teams gather for the finals in each group.

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