PUNE, India, Aug. 2 (Mehr News Agency) -- Iran swept Egypt in its last preliminary round match of the 2009 FIVB Men's Junior Volleyball World Championship on Sunday.
Iran defeated Egypt 3-1 (25-9, 19-25, 25-21, 25-20) and advanced to quarterfinal round as the first team. Iran had already defeated Belgium and China respectively in Group B.
"I am so happy because of the three successive victories in the preliminary round. Of course we are not finished yet and want to reach the final. Thanks to Iranian fans who attended the match and supported us against the Egyptians," Mostafa Karkhaneh said in the post-match news conference.
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