|Iran advances to Asian Volleyball Championships final||
Iran stormed through to the 17th Asian Volleyball Championships final after defeating Japan on Saturday.
The reigning champion Iran beat seven-time Asian champion Japan in straight sets (25–19, 25–16, 25-22) in Dubai’s Hamdan Sports Complex.
“I am satisfied with my players against Japan. Japan is a great team and they could have won the third set,” Julio Velasco said in the post match news conference.
“I am proud of my team since I have a special team. We are well prepared for the final match,” he added.
The Iranian team will face winner of South Korea and China on Sunday.
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