Iran Beats Nepal at FIBA U-16 Women's Asian Championship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran defeated Nepal 89-32 in its opening match of the FIBA U-16 Women's Asian Championship 2017.
Iran will face off host India on Tuesday.
Iran has been drawn in Group A of the competition’s Division B with Nepal, India and Sri Lanka.
Group B consists of Malaysia, Kazakhstan and the Maldives.
China, Japan, South Korea, Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, Thailand, Australia and New Zealand are in Division A.
The Iranian U-16 team is headed by Elahe Darestani.
The 5th edition of the FIBA U-16 Women's Asian Championship takes place in the Indian city of Bengaluru from 22-28 October.