Iran U17 ladies achieves eighth place in the Asia Rugby Championship

12/8/2017 - 18:39

Rugby Under-17 Championship Asian Championship - UAE First, Iran's 8th Asian Under-17 Championship Asian Championship - UAE First,

Iran national team of rugby women U17 got the eighth place in recent championship.

Our country's first match was a victory in the tournament against the host UAE, followed by a defeat against the powerful Kazakhstani team. Our team successfully climbed out of their group to the next stage. In the following stage for qualifications for 5th to 8th places, our team suffered defeats against HK and Sri Lanka teams.

Iran expedition team was under the responsibilities of Nazanin Hosseini as the head coach, and Nahid Bahari, as coach, Dr. Sarah Cheshmi as physical instructor, Atosa Mirhadi as caretaker.

This young rugby team continues its path to gain experience and depth in preparation for future competitions.