TEHRAN, Sept. 22 (Mehr News Agency) - Iran trounced India 3-0 here Thursday to lift the Asian youth volleyball trophy for the third time and win a ticket to Morocco, the venue of the world meet.
Supported by die-hard fans in the volleyball hall of Azadi Sports Complex, Iran ended India's winning streak with a 25-15, 25-17, 25-17 victory.
The romp helped Iran deny Japan the Asian title as the home side excelled Nippon as the winning sets matter when two teams' points are equal.
Runner-up Japan also booked a berth in the world tournament.
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