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Iran chess team wins 2017 Asian Club Champions League

Tehran, Aug 7, After having 4 consecutive victories, Iranian Chess Team Saipa won 2017 Asian Club Champions League held in Sri Lanka.

The event was held with the attendance of 8 teams in Citrus Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka.

During the competitions, Iran defeated teams fro China, Australia, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

During the final match, Iran overshined Sri Lanka 4-0 and received the first title.

Saipa team will participate in Asian Cities � 2017 slated to be held on August 25- September 1.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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