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August, 2015

  • 5 August

    Korea stun title-holders Iran on their home soil

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      Tehran, Iran, August 4, 2015 – Korea caused a major sensation on Tuesday when they came back to beat hosts and reigning successive two-time champions Iran 3-1 17-25, 28-26, 25-20, 25-23 to top Pool E and next will face Japan in the quarter-finals of the 18th Asian Senior Men’s ...

  • 5 August

    Bahrain beat India to top Pool H

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     Tehran, Iran, August 4, 2015 – Bahrain topped Pool H after defeating India in hard-fought five-set thriller 25-17, 15-25, 14-25, 25-22, 16-14 to line up against Pakistan, the second in Pool G while India as the second in Pool H will face Kazakhstan on Thursday after a day rest. Bahrain’s ...

  • 5 August

    Australia pull off stunning 3-1 victory over Japan

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    Tehran, Iran, August 4, 2015 – Australia captured their first victory in the last eight teamsPool F clash in the 18th Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championship, coming from the first-set down to stun Japan in dramatic four sets 23-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-21. Australia finished third in Pool F with one ...

  • 4 August

    Bahrain pull off impressive win over Turkmenistan

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     Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – Bahrain overcame Turkmenistan in thrilling straight sets 29-27, 25-17, 25-22 to next take on India. Turkmenistan’s coach Serdar Tachnazarov: “Our goal is a successful appearance in the next championship. We prepared our young players in this tournament for a better outcome in the next ...

  • 3 August

    China produce hard-fought three-set thriller against Australia

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      Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – A fired-up China overpowered  world No.13 Australia in thrilling three sets 25-23, 25-21, 26-24 to continue their remarkable unbeaten records. China’s Coach, Guochen Xie: “We played with high concentration and won the match as a result. Australia is a very good team. I ...

  • 3 August

    Determined India brush off Sri Lanka in straight sets

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    Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – India claimed the first three points in the 18th Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championship after defeating Sri Lanka in straight set 25-17, 25-22, 25-17. Sri Lanka’s coach, Wendakoon: “My players let me down. Before the match I didn’t expect to play like this. We ...

  • 3 August

    Pakistan beat Kuwait in tie-breaker

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    Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – Pakistan struggled hard to beat Kuwait in a hard-fought five-set thriller 25-20, 25-23, 21-25, 21-25, 15-10 in the 18th Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championship on Monday. Kuwait’s coach, Radovan Malevic: “We are here to practise and to get prepared for the future matches in ...

  • 3 August

    In-form Korea continue winning streak

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      Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – Korea got their campaign in the last eight teams of the 18th Asian Senior Men’s Volleyball Championship off to a winning start by thrashing Chinese Taipei in comfortable straight sets 25-15 25-20 25-17. World No.16 Korea, which finished runners-up to eventual winners Iran ...

  • 3 August

    Kazakhstan down Oman for second win in Asian Senior Men’s Championship

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      Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – Kazakhstan, which beat Kuwait in their pool round-robin preliminaries earlier, proved a cut above Oman to beat the rivals in four sets 25-22, 25-23, 20-25, 25-17. In their 9th-16th classification round in Pool G, Kazakhstan will next take on Pakistan, with Oman pitted ...

  • 3 August

    Qatar record historic win against Japan

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    Tehran, Iran, August 3, 2015 – Indomitable Qatar earned an epic 3-2 (25-19, 25-23, 15-25, 19-25, 17-15) victory over well-established Japan. Japan will next be pitted against Australia on Tuesday, with Qatar setting up a tough clash against China. Qatar’s coach, Juan Cichello: “It is a historic moment to beat ...