Iran into Asian Women U-17 Volleyball C’ship Quarters
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran booked a place at the quarter-final round of 12th Asian Women’s U-17 Volleyball Championship on Wednesday.
The Iranian team beat Malaysia 3-1 (25-27, 25-20, 25-22, 25-21) and advanced to the competition’s quarter-final.
Mitra Shabanian’s girls will play Japan on Thursday.
The 2018 Asian Women U-17 Volleyball Championship is a biennial international volleyball tournament organized by the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) with Thailand Volleyball Association (TVA) for the girls' under-17 national teams of Asia.
The tournament is being held in Nakhon Pathom, Thailand, from 20 to 27 May 2018.
The top four teams will qualify for the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women U-18 World Championship as the AVC representatives.