Sep 17, 2018, 5:12 PM
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Iranian women's Volleyball team wins at Asian Confederation Cup

Tehran, Sept 17, IRNA - Iranian Women's national volleyball team has gained an impressive 3-2 victory in the second Asian Confederation Cup match against the Philippines.

The Women's Volleyball competitions in Asian Confederation Cup began in the city of Rakhon Rachsima, Thailand, on Sunday and the Iranians faced the Philippines in their second match.

The players of Akram Qahremani advanced at the very beginning of the first set, and kept the gap to the middle of the set. But several changes in the Filipino player's lineup changed the game's trend, eventually they won with 29-27.

In the second set, however, the Iranian nationals appeared with less mistakes to miss the chances. The three-point difference went up and ended with the result of 25 to 16 sets.

The change in tactics made the teams enter each set with a new lineup. This time the Filipinos turned to score and increase their difference and win by 25 to 16.

The two teams' rivalry did not end here. The Iran's players in the fourth set with a series of bouncing bouts and correct use of the opponent's balls ended the set with the result of 25 to 12 to complete in the fifth set.

The fifth set began with its special sensitivity and Iran's advance from the very beginning. Eventually Iran managed to score 15 to 13 points to its advantage to win the 3-2 victory


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