Iran defeat Japan at FIVB Grand Champions Cup

Iran come from behind to beat the US at FIVB Grand Champions Cup

In a breath-taking match on Sunday morning, volleyball outfit of Iran defeated French opponents in a 3-2 win and finished third place to scoop the country's first ever medal at global competitions.

Iran maintained their clean win-record, while the US dropped to 1-1 in the 2017 edition of the World Grand Champions Cup. Issei Otake has been the best scorer for the Japanese team with 34 points.

Amir Ghafour and Mohammadjavad Manavinezhad were among the Iranian players vital in comeback, scored 15 and 11 points, respectively. They told me they wanted to play to win because they wanted to finish the tournament with a victory.

Wallace de Souza has led the Brazilian front throughout the competition, having put down 65 points so far, while Ricardo Lucarelli Souza is not far behind with 59 points.

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On Saturday, Iran came back from behind against Japan to win the game 3-1. Iran ranked fourth in the last edition.

On Sunday, Brazil was playing Japan for the first place.

The Men's World Grand Champions Cup features a total of six teams that play in a round-robin tournament from September 12 to 17.

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