Home » China and Iran Set the Stage for a Grand Final in 19th Asian Games

China and Iran Set the Stage for a Grand Final in 19th Asian Games

by WoV
source: AVC

China and Iran emerged victorious in their respective semifinal clashes in the 19th Asian Games Hangzhou Men’s Volleyball tournament. Both teams remain unbeaten, setting the scene for a thrilling showdown.

China vs. Japan – Photo: AVC

The Chinese squad, playing on their home ground at Linping Sports Center Gymnasium in Hangzhou, thrilled the local fans with a dominating 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-21) win over the powerful Japanese team.

Earlier in the day, reigning champions Iran displayed their prowess by sweeping past FIVB Challenger Cup silver medallists, Qatar, with a decisive 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-22) scoreline. With this victory, Iran is eyeing their third consecutive Asian Games title.

On the horizon is a gripping bronze medal match where Japan will aim to bounce back against Qatar.

Asian Games – Semifinals Results:

  • Iran defeated Qatar: 3-0 (25-20, 25-20, 25-22)
  • China bested Japan: 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-21)

Related Articles

Leave a Comment

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.