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Pakistan U19 volleyball team arrives in Tehran for Asia-Pacific championship

Islamabad, Pakistan under 19 volleyball team has arrived in Tehran to participate in Asia-Pacific championship.

Hamid Movahedi, Iranian coach of Pakistan's under 19 volleyball team talking to IRNA said that the team has arrived in Tehran with lot of energy and is ready to show its talent in the tournament.

The event will be held from June 29th to July 6th in the north western city of Tabriz.

Hamid Movahedi added that the Pakistani team is playing in the tournament after eight months of rigorous training in the camp.

He added that this is first time that Pakistan under 19 volleyball team is taking part in such an event which would also help them acquire more knowledge about the international style of playing the game.

The head coach went on to say that top four teams of the tournament would qualify to participate in international volleyball youth championships.

He further added that a training camp for the Pakistani youth team would also be held in Tabriz and the team would also play friendly matches with Iranian teams.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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