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Iran hockey team advances to semifinal of Asia Cup

Tehran, Iranian hockey team defeated the Philippines and advanced to semifinal match of the 2019 Men's Indoor Asia Cup which is underway in Chonburi, Thailand.

The 2019 Men's Indoor Asia Cup is the 8th edition of the men's Indoor Hockey Asia Cup, the biennial international men's indoor hockey championship of Asia organized by the Asian Hockey Federation.

Iranian teams will stand against Uzbekistan on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Iranian women hockey team was overpowered by Uzbekistan 41 and could not advance to semifinal stage.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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