Sep 23, 2018, 3:22 PM
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Tehran University wins title of int'l basketball champs

Tehran, Sept 22, IRNA – Tehran University basketball team was crowned champion in the Asia-Pacific Inter-University Basketball Championships held in China.

Iranian representative defeated the Chinese rival at the finals with a narrow 61-59 lead.

In the third place playoff, the Zhengzhou University won Henan University 78-73 and stood in the third place.

Iranian player Asghar Kardoust was selected as the best player of the tournaments.

The second Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) Inter-University Basketball Championships was held at Sias International University located in the Zhengzhou city of the eastern Chinese province of Henan.

The tournament is underway on September 17-24.

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