Iran’s Women’s Volleyball Team Leaves for 2022 AVC Cup
- August, 19, 2022 - 17:29
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s women’s volleyball team left Tehran on Friday for Pasig, the Philippines to participate at the 2022 Asian Women's Volleyball Cup, called the 2022 AVC Cup for Women.
Iran has been drawn in Pool A along with the Philippines, South Korea, Vietnam and China.
Team Melli Banovan will kick off the campaign on Monday with a match against South Korea.
Pool B consists of Japan, Thailand, Kazakhstan, Chinese Taipei and Australia.
Iran’s women’s team, headed by Italian coach Alessandra Campedelli, has recently won a silver medal in the 2021 Islamic Solidarity Games and is motivated to continue its good run.
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.