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Iran sitting volleyball extend winning streak to four at World Super 6

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Iran national sitting volleyball team extended their winning streak in the World Super 6 to four games.
Iran national sitting volleyball team extended their winning streak in the World Super 6 to four games.

Iran defeated Germany in straight sets (25-13, 25-12, 25-15) at the Sadra Sport Complex in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz on Sunday.

Team Melli started the event with a 3-0 win over Russia and beat Bosnia and Herzegovina 3-2 in their second match. Iran also defeated Ukraine in straight sets.

Hadi Rezaei’s men will play USA on Monday.

Six of the world’s best male sitting volleyball national teams participate at the Super 6 from April 19 to 24.

This is the second edition of the international competition, which only included women’s teams last year and saw Russia taking gold in Hangzhou, China.

The event features reigning world champion Bosnia and Herzegovina, Paralympic gold medalist Iran, world No.6 Germany, No.9 Russia, No.5 Ukraine and No.8 USA.

The teams play in a round-robin format, with all six teams facing each other once and the overall best two qualifying for the final on 24 April. The third and fourth will play for the bronze.

Apr 23, 2018 04:42
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