Jan 29, 2014, 8:39 PM
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Iran's handball team beats China

Tehran, Jan 29, IRNA – Iran National Handball Team in its third contest during the 16th Asia Handball Championship in Bahrain beat Chinese team 34-27.

In an earlier competition during the championship, Iran's team drew with the South Korean and Saudi Arabia 24-24 and 22-22 respectively.

The 16th Asia Handball Championship involving 12 teams started in Manama on January 25 and will continue until February 6.

Iran's team will meet Uzbekistan team on Friday and the host Bahrain on Sunday.

Three top teams will advance to World Handball Championship in Qatar in 2015.

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