Iran’s Foolad Mobarakeh Earns 1st Win at Asian Handball Club League C’ship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian handball team Foolad Mobarakeh earned its first victory at the 22nd Asian Men’s Club League Championship on Monday.
The Iranian team defeated Al-Arabi of Kuwait 31-25.
Foolad had lost to Qatar's Al-Wakrah, Al-Wehdah of Saudi Arabia and Oman in Group B.
The competition is being held in Samcheok, South Korea from November 7 to 17.
The Asian Handball Club League Championship is the official competition organized by Asian Handball Federation for the men's handball clubs of Asia, and takes place every year.
In addition to crowning the Asian champion, the tournament also serves as a qualifying tournament for the IHF Super Globe.