Iran defeats China to advance to semi-finals of 2018 Asian Games volleyball competitions
Jakarta, Iran's national volleyball team defeated China in the quarter-finals of the 18th Asian Games volleyball competitions on Sunday to advance to the semi-final stage of the tournament.
Iran defeated its rival in consecutive sets (27-25, 25-20 and 25-21).
Iran had earlier defeated Pakistan and Mongolia.
Iran will face the winner of the game between Saudi Arabia and China Taipei in the semi-final stage.
The 18th Asian Games is being held in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang from August 18 to September 2.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA