Iran downs Italy at FIVB U-21 World Championship

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran outplayed Italy in straight sets (25-22, 25-19, 25-21) in its first match of the FIVB U-21 World Championship on Friday. Rasoul Aghchehli top scored for Iran with 11 points, while Giulio Pinali managed a team-high 12 points for Italy. Iran will play Ukraine in Pool C on Saturday. The 2017 FIVB Volleyball Men’s U-21

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Iran volleyball team makes a historic move to 7th place in FIVB World Ranking

(IranSportsPress.com | MehrNews)- Iran’s national volleyball team has made a historic move to seventh place in the latest FIVB Men’s Senior World Ranking. According to FIVB Senior Men’s World Ranking as per August 22th, 2016, Iran’s volleyball has landed in the seventh position by collecting 50 points at Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 32 points at 2016 World

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Iran Volleyball Team Heads to World Olympic Qualification Tournament

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)– Iranian national volleyball team left Tehran Friday night for Tokyo, Japan to take part at the World Olympic Qualification Tournament. Raul Lozano’s team traveled to Japan with 16 players. The Iranian team will face China and Poland on May 22 and May 25 respectively as part of preparations ahead of the Olympic

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FIVB President Is Proud Of Iran

(IranSportsPress.com) | Volleywood.net – FIVB President, Ary Graca, has these words for Coach Velasco’s squad: “Iran played very admirably in the World League. With legendary coach Julio Velasco in charge, Iran made an outstanding debut in the FIVB’s premier annual men’s event. Iran seems to be heading in the right direction and is seriously becoming

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US, Brazil Reach FIVB Volleyball World League Final

(IranSportsPress.com) | Tasnim – US and Brazil national volleyball teams advanced to the final match of the 2014 FIVB World League on Saturday. US defeated Iran 3-0 (25-18, 25-22, 25-16) in the first semi-final at the Nelson Mandela Hall in Florence, Italy. Iran captain Saeid Marouf was happy with Iran’s performance despite the result. “This

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Iran Rally to Win World League Volleyball Match against Italy Again

(iransportspress.com) Farsnewsagency – The Iranian volleyball squad thrashed the Italian men’s team 3-1 on Sunday afternoon to win the second of the two FIVB World League volleyball matches against the world champions at Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. The Asian champions won their guests in the first, second and fourth sets (25-22, 25-19, 19-25 and 25-20) in

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Kovac Optimistic about Defeating Brazil

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran national volleyball team coach Slobodan Kovac said his team has a chance to defeat Brazil in the fourth week of the Intercontinental Round of the FIVB World League. Iran lost to Brazil 3-2 last week in Pool A and defeated the team in straight sets 3-0 two days later in Sao

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Iran Defeats Brazil in FIVB World League

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran made a huge victory against Brazil in Pool A of the 2014 FIVB World League on Saturday. The Iranian team beat Brazil 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 25-22) in the fourth week of the FIVB World League in Sao Paulo. Iran had lost its first game against Brazil 3-2 (25-23, 28-30, 26-28, 25-23,

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