Iran beach volleyball squad praised for winnig Asia title

Tehran, April 18, IRNA - Iran Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports here on Tuesday congratulated the victory of Iranian squad in the Asian Volleyball Confedration (AVC) Beach Volleyball Championship in Thailand.

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports in a message also congratulated the national beach volleyball team, technical board, their families and the country sport community on the occasion.

Iranian team managed to defeat Indonesia 2-1 in the final game of AVC Beach Volleyball Championship in Thailand to become champion in the tournament.

Iran conceded the second set to Indonesia 21-12, but managed to defeat its rival in the first and third sets 22-20 and 15-12, respectively.

In the tournament, Australia defeated Qatar 2-0 (23-21 and 21-14) to win the third place.