Iran Defeats Qatar at Asian Youth Handball Championship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran beat Qatar 26-25 in Day Two of the Asian Men's Youth Handball Championship on Monday.
The Iranian team had defeated Japan 29-28 in its first match on Sunday.
Iran will play the United Arab Emirates in Pool D on Tuesday.
The Asian Men's Youth Handball Championship is the 8th edition of the championship being held in Jordan from September 16 to 26.
The competition also acts as the qualification tournament for the 2019 Men's Youth World Handball Championship.
Top four teams from the championship will directly qualify for the Youth World Championship to be held in Republic of Macedonia.