|  | 

Legal Matters

Iran finishes runner-up at FIBA Asia Cup

Kuala Lumpur, Iranian students basketball team ranked 2nd in the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) U18 3A�3 Asia Cup 2018 held in Kuala Lumpur.

During the third day of the event Iran was overpowered by China 14-15 and stood on the second place in Asia.

Iran had earlier defeated Malaysian students 21-16 and had been listed among Asia 4 top teams.

Iran also hit Mongolia 13-12 and received world league quota.

Sixteen male and thirteen female teams consisting of 235 students from Iran, China, Sri Lanka, Hong Kong, Macau, Taipei, Malaysia, Thailand, Mongolia, Nepal and the Philipines attended the event.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

The iran News Gazette is mainly concerned with news and information about the Arab region and also covers international issues. Its main objective is to provide reliable and verified information on the Arab region for publishing on the digital landscape.