Organized by Iran Sports Federation
for Persons with Disabilities (IRISFD) the seventh round of men's national training camp underway in Tehran at Kahrizak Charity Foundation, from
14 to 21 February.
The players from across
the country are gathering to be trained for showing their best in the selection
process of attending in the IWBF World Championships.
On the list released by
the IRISFD on their website, the head coach Mohammadreza Dastyar leads
the 16 athletes through this 8-day camp, assisted by the coaches Abbas Khaki,
Adel Torfi and Yaser Gilaki, the fitness coach.
The players at the camp are as below:
Hakim Mansouri, Vahid
Sa’adatpour, Saeid Heidari, Abdoljalil Gharanjik, Hasan Abdi, Ali Karimi,
Alireza Kamalifar, Omid Hadi Azhar, Amir Hossein Eslamian, Aboulfazl Jalaei,
Hasanali Kab Amir, Shahin Barkhordari, Mansour Ahmadi, Ali Shokouhi, Esmaeil
Fazeli and Mohammad Mohammadnezhad, Faleh Ayyashi.
Championships will be held in UAE, Dubia from 9 – 20 June 2023.
The draw for the 2022
IWBF Wheelchair Basketball World Championships took place at the Dubai Sports
Council on Wednesday 8 February and Iran’s Men squad have been drawn alongside
USA, Great Britain and Iraq in Group D of the competitions.
The Senior Men’s National
Team is the defending Asian title. The team ranked fourth at the previous
Championships in 2018.