Iran Sports Federation for the Persons with Disabilities is to hold training and selection camp for preparing Wheelchair basketball Men’s Squad to participate in IWBF World Championships.
Fourteen male wheelchair players have been invited by IRISFD from different cities of Iran to attend in the 9th national
training camp from 30th March to 6th April 2023. Besides, three national
coaches Adel Torfi, Behrouz Soltani and Yaser Gilaki (as fitness coach) including
head coach Mohammadreza Dastyar will impart training to the players.
The players at the camp are as below:
Hakim Mansouri, Vahid Sa’adatpour,
Saeid Heidari, Hasan Abdi, Ali Karimi, Alireza Kamalifar, Omid Hadi Azhar, Aboulfazl
Jalaei, Esmaeil Fazeli, Mohsen Tolouei, Mohammad Mohammadnezhad, Faleh Ayyashi and
IWBF World Championships will be held
in UAE, Dubia from 9 – 20 June 2023. According to the draw, Iranian Men's squad has been drawn alongside USA, Great Britain and Iraq in Group D of the
The Senior Men’s National Team is the
defending Asian title.
The team also ranked fourth at the
previous Championships in 2018.