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Iran Finishes 8th at 2019 FIVB World Cup

Tasnim
16 Oct 2019, 04:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran national volleyball team finished in eighth place at the 2019 FIVB Volleyball Men's World Cup.

- Sports news -

Team Melli is placed in the 8th position with 12 points.

Iran national volleyball team lost to Russia, Egypt, Brazil, USA, Japan, Italy and Poland in the competition held in three Japanese cities Nagano, Fukuoka and Hiroshima from October.

Igor Kolakovic's men defeated Australia, Canada, Argentina and Tunisia in the competition.

Brazil remained unbeaten and won the title with 11 wins and 32 points, followed by Poland and USA.

Tunisia came last with one win and four points.

Final standing

1. Brazil

2. Poland

3. United States

4. Japan

5. Argentina

6. Russia

7. Italy

8. Iran

9. Canada

10. Egypt

11. Australia

12. Tunisia

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