Iran Victorious over Venezuela at Peak Tournament

Iran Victorious over Venezuela at Peak Tournament

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s national basketball team defeated Venezuela 89-87 at the Peak Tournament in China on Monday.

Iran had lost to South Sudan 77-71 on Sunday.

Hakan Demir’s side had previously lost to Lebanon, Russia, Montenegro and Georgia and defeated Jordan in friendly matches.

Iran took part in the warm-up matches as part of the preparation for the 2023 FIBA World Cup.

Team Melli is placed in Group G with Brazil, Ivory Coast and Spain.

Hakan Demir’s side will play the first match against Brazil on August 26 and meet Ivory Coast on August 28 and Spain on August 30 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Source: Tasnim News

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