Iran’s Sarmayeh Bank Beats Beijing BAIC Motor at Asian Club Volleyball C’ship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Sarmayeh Bank of Iran defeated Beijing BAIC Motor at the 2017 Asian Men's Club Volleyball Championship on Sunday.
The Iranian team defeated the Chinese club 3-1 (25-14, 19-25, 25-18, 25-15) in Pool F.
Sarmayeh Bank will face Toyoda Gosei Trefuerza from Japan on Monday.
Mostafa Karkhaneh’s men had already defeated Taichung Bank from Chinese Taipei in Pool B.
The competition is being held in Vietnam’s Nam Dinh and Ninh Binh from June 28 to July 6.
At the previous edition in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar last year, Samayeh Bank Club handed Iran their 11th title following a hard-fought 3-1 win over Al Arabi of Qatar in the final clash. Japan’s Toyoda Gosei Trefuerza finished third place after edging past Shanghai Golden Age of China in an exhausting five-set thriller.