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Iran Wins Men's Indoor Hockey Asia Cup Final

22 Jul 2019, 04:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran defeated Kazakhstan in the 2019 Men';s Indoor Asia Cup final on Sunday.

- Sports news -

Team Melli, as the most-decorated team in Asia, humiliated Kazakhstan 10-0 in Chonburi, Thailand.

Iran started the campaign with an 8-0 win over Bangladesh and also defeated Thailand (7-2), Malaysia (4-1), Philippines (18-2) and Uzbekistan (9-1).

Malaysia won a bronze medal with a 6-3 win over Uzbekistan.

The Iranian women's team also took part in the competition and came sixth.

The 2019 Men';s Indoor Asia Cup was 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 was held alongside the women';s tournament from 15 to 21 July 2019.

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