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Iran Suffers Two Losses at FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup Day 2

23 May 2019, 22:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran lost to Qatar and the Philippines in the second day of the FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup on Thursday.

- Sports news -

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.

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