TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran lost to Qatar and the Philippines in the second day of the FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup on Thursday.
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Team Melli had started the competition on high note on Wednesday in Changsha, China.
The Persians started the competition with two wins over Samoa (21-9) and Thailand (21-6).
Iran suffered a narrow 17-16 defeat to Qatar and lost to the Philippines 21-19 in Pool A.
Qatar booked the group';s lone ticket to the tournament';s main draw as the first team.
The Philippines and Iran came second and third respectively.
Samoa and Thailand came fourth and fifth.