Sun, 18 Aug 2019

Iran Defeats Thailand at Indoor Hockey Asia Cup

18 Jul 2019, 22:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran's men team defeated Thailand 7-2 at the 2019 Men';s Indoor Asia Cup.

- Sports news -

Team Melli, who had defeated Bangladesh 8-0 in Pool A, will meet Malaysia on Thursday.

The Iranian women team also lost to Kazakhstan 6-0 in Pool A. Iran had defeated the Philippines 5-0 on Monday in its first match.

The 2019 Men';s Indoor Asia Cup is the eighth edition of the men';s Indoor Hockey Asia Cup, the biennial international men';s indoor hockey championship of Asia organized by the Asian Hockey Federation.

The competition is being held alongside the women';s tournament in Chonburi, Thailand from 15 to 21 July 2019.

Iran's men team is the defending champion having won the 2017 edition.

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