Press TV – Team Iran have registered their first victory in the 2019 Volleyball World Cup after defeating Canada 3 sets to 1.
The Canadian were better side of the match and grabbed the opener 25-18.
But, the Asian powerhouses regrouped and took the second set 25-23.
Team Iran kept the momentum in the next two sets and overpowered their opponent after defeating them 27-25 and 25-19 respectively.
Iran will next meet Australia on Saturday in the event, which is currently underway in Japan.