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VNL: Ngapeth stars for France against Iran 26 May 2018

VNL: Ngapeth stars for France against Iran

Earvin Ngapeth’s 18 points compensated France’s inconsistency as Les Bleus claimed a 3-1 victory over Iran (25-20, 24-26, 25-20, 25-17) in Friday’s action at the 2018 Nations League. The Zenit Kazan outside hitter was unstoppable as he scored 18 points to lead the local team in front of the home crowd to make up for […]

Iran sitting volleyball overpower the U.S. at World Super 6 24 Apr 2018

Iran sitting volleyball overpower the U.S. at World Super 6

TEHRAN – Iran national sitting volleyball team swept past the U.S. in straight sets (25-14, 25-18-25-17) in the World Super 6 on Monday. Team Melli extended their winning streak in the competition to five games at the Sadra Sport Complex in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz. Iran started the event with a 3-0 win […]

Iran volleyball team to play Serbia in friendlies 05 Apr 2018

Iran volleyball team to play Serbia in friendlies

TEHRAN – As Team Melli inch closer to their appearances in the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Nations League (VNL) and the FIVB World Championships, a series of friendly matches have been confirmed. Iran prepare for VNL which will kick off on May 25 in Lille, France. Team Melli will also feature at the 19th staging of […]

Paykan to represent Iran at Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship 10 Mar 2018

Paykan to represent Iran at Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship

TEHRAN – Paykan will represent Iran at the 2018 Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship in Kazakhstan in May. Paykan won Iranian Volleyball Super League after defeating Tehran in three sets to lift the cup at the Khaneh Volleyball. The Iranian team have been pitted against hosts Kazakhstan, Chinese Taipei and Vietnam in Pool B. Pool […]

Iran to play Puerto Rico at FIVB World Championship opener 10 Jan 2018

Iran to play Puerto Rico at FIVB World Championship opener

Iran national volleyball team will kick off the FIVB Men’s World Championship with a match Puerto Rico. The match will be held in Varna, Bulgaria on Sept. 12. The first round of the Championship will be co-hosted by Italy and Bulgaria from September 9 to 30. As previously announced, the 24 teams participating in the […]

Larijani Congratulates Iran Volleyball Squad on Winning First World Medal 17 Sep 2017

Larijani Congratulates Iran Volleyball Squad on Winning First World Medal

TEHRAN – Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani congratulated the national men’s volleyball team on their winning the first-ever medal on world’s stage. On Sunday, Iran defeated France 3-2 (38-36, 25-23, 22-25, 25-27, 15-11) to win a bronze medal in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium in Japan. […]

Historical Day For Iran’s Volleyball 17 Sep 2017

Historical Day For Iran’s Volleyball

TEHRAN  – Iran defeated France 3-2 (38-36, 25-23, 22-25, 25-27, 15-11) to win a bronze medal in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium on Sunday. It was Iran’s first-ever medal on world’s stage. Iran had five players that scored in double figures led by Amir Ghafour, who […]

Iran Beats Japan at FIVB World Grand Champions Cup 17 Sep 2017

Iran Beats Japan at FIVB World Grand Champions Cup

TEHRAN – Iranian national volleyball team defeated Japan 3-1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-20, 25-14) in the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup at the Osaka Municipal Central Gymnasium on Saturday. Amir Ghafour topped all scorers with 23 points. Issei Otake and Akihiro Yamauchi led Japan with 16 and 11 points, respectively. Iran and Japan most […]

Iran Upsets USA at FIVB Grand Champions Cup 13 Sep 2017

Iran Upsets USA at FIVB Grand Champions Cup

TEHRAN  – Iran battled back from a 0-2 deficit to USA to win the match 3-2 (20-25, 17-25, 25-21, 27-25, 25-21, 15-12) at the Nippon Gaishi Hall at the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup on Wednesday. Milad Ebadipour, who was contained by USA in the first two sets, stepped up on offence and […]

World Grand Champions Cup A Big Challenge for Iran 12 Sep 2017

World Grand Champions Cup A Big Challenge for Iran

TEHRAN – Iran volleyball coach Igor Kolakovic said he sees the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup as a big challenge among the world’s strong teams. Iran, Brazil, France, Italy, USA and host Japan brace for battle in the seventh edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men’s World Grand Champions Cup, with the aim of […]