In the first match Russia won 3:2. Iran will go to Zielona Gora to play in the Hubert Wagner Memorial tournament.
Russia hasn’t played in the World League final six. They had trouble finding teams to play friendly matches. They have yet to play with Australia.
“We had problems preparing for the Olympics. We are set on our goals. We are not afraid of Brazil. Our first opponent will be Germany and we are focused on that game” Vladimir Alekno said.