Iran News ...


Volleyball: Iran wins title of 2007 Boy's Youth World Championship

Tehran, Aug 27, IRNA - Iran's Junior National Volleyball Team won the title of 2007 Youth World Championship Contests in Mexico on Monday after beating China 3-2. This is the first time Iran wins the title of the tournaments. Iran won the ticket for the finals after defeating France.

Iran won 25-22, 26-24 and 15-07 the second, third, and fifth sets but was defeated 25-21 and 31-29 the first and fourth sets.

Iran, Argentina, France and China pulled off the surprise of the championship in Mexico after they left the six times world champions Brazil and title holders Russia out of the top four story, the first time in ten years.

Hereunder comes the list of the Iranian team players:
- Ashkan Derakhshan
- Farhad San-Afzoon
- Gol-Mohammad Sakhavi
- Mojtaba Ghiasi
- Farhad Qaemi
- Edris Daneshfar
- Amin Razavi
- Mojtaba Shaban
- Alireza Jadidi
- Hamed Baqerpour
- Moin Rahimi
- Ebrahim Chabokian
Head coach: Jovic Cvetkovic
Assistant coach: Mohammad-Reza Vakili

... Payvand News - 8/27/07 ... --

comments powered by Disqus

Home | ArchiveContact | About |  Web Sites | Bookstore | Persian Calendar | twitter | facebook | RSS Feed

© Copyright 2007 NetNative (All Rights Reserved)