Paykan Sixth at Asian Women’s Club Volleyball C’ship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Paykan finished in sixth place at the 2018 Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship on Wednesday.
Paykan lost to Garuda VC from Indonesia 3-0 (27-25, 25-18, 25-19) in fifth-placed match.
The Iranian team suffered five defeats and registered one win in the competition.
Supreme Chonburi from Thailand will face Japan’s NEC Red Rockets in the final match, while Jiangsu Zenith Steel from China play Kazakhstan’s Altay in the third-place match.
The 2018 Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship is the 19th edition of the Asian Women's Club Volleyball Championship, an international volleyball club tournament organized by the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) with the Volleyball Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan (VFRK).
It’s being held in Kazakhstan from July 11 to 18.
The tournament serves as the Asian qualifiers for the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Women’s Club World Championship with the champion qualifying for the World Championship.