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Iran thumps Egypt in 2018 IBSA Goalball World Championships

The Iran men's national goalball team has achieved its first emphatic win at the 2018 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Goalball World Championships in Sweden, and crushed Egypt in its maiden match.

The Iranian squad routed the North African outfit 12-2 in a match played in the southern Swedish city of MalmAl on Sunday.

The Iranian men's national goalball team is scheduled to take on Brazil in its next match on Monday.

The 2018 IBSA Goalball World Championships started on June 3, and will finish on June 9, 2018.

The Iranian outfit is pitted against , Brazil, Canada, the Czech Republic, Egypt, Germany, Japan and the United States in Pool B of the tournament.

Algeria, Argentina, Australia, Belgium, China, Lithuania, Sweden and Turkey are drawn in Pool A.

Source: Press TV

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