Iran to Play S. Korea at 2022 Asian Women's Volleyball Cup Opener
- August, 13, 2022 - 16:57
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran will start the 2022 Asian Women's Volleyball Cup, called the 2022 AVC Cup for Women, with a match against South Korea on August 22.
Iran has been drawn in Pool A along with the Philippines, South Korea, Vietnam and China.
Pool B consists of Japan, Thailand, Kazakhstan, Chinese Taipei and Australia.
The 2022 AVC Cup for Women will be the seventh edition of the Asian Cup, a biennial international volleyball tournament organized by the Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC) with Philippine National Volleyball Federation (PNVF). The tournament will be held in Pasig, Philippines, from August 21 to 29.
As host, Philippines automatically qualified for the tournament, while the remaining nine teams, qualified from the 2019 Asian Women's Volleyball Championship in Seoul, South Korea.