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Published:August 25th, 2011 22:52 EST

Youth World Championship: Iran Beats U.S. in Volleyball

By Suren Hossein

Iran defeated the U.S. on Thursday in second round of the FIVB Volleyball Boys` Youth World Championship in Argentina.
The Iranian team beat the U.S. in four sets 3-1 ((25-21, 22-25, 25-16, 25-18) in Almirante Brown venue.
"We are very happy because we could show all of our players. Although the U.S. is a very organized team", Iran Coach Behrouz Ataei Nouri sian in the post match news conference.
Iran is scheduled to face Korea on Friday while the U.S. play Russia.
The 2011 FIVB Boys` Youth Volleyball World Championship started up last Friday, August 19. A total of sixteen boys` under-19 teams installed their bases in the two Argentinean cities of Almirante Brown and Bahia Blanca.