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Government Cup starting in Uromiyeh, Iran

 
Uromiyeh is preparing to host the 16th Asian Junior Men’s Championship, to be held September 27 to October 5
Tehran, Iran, August 20, 2012 – Brazil’s junior men’s team are being hosted by Iran for a four-team tournament August 24 to August 29 in Uromiyeh, the capital city of West Azerbaijan province.

The Government Cup will see three home teams – the junior national men’s team, the senior B national team and Shardari (Municipality) team from Uromiyeh - play against each other and the Brazilian team.

The Brazilian team arrives in Iran through Tabriz International airport on August 22. The tournament should provide a good chance to prepare both Iran’s senior B men’s team and junior men’s team in anticipation of the 3rd AVC Cup Men’s Championship, which will be held from September 1 to 7 in Vinh Phuc, Vietnam.

Uromiyeh is also preparing to host the 16th Asian Junior Men’s Championship, which is approaching fast – it is to be held September 27 to October 5.

Competition schedule for Government Cup:
August 24:
17:00 - Brazil juniors v Shardari of Uromiyeh
19:00 - Iran juniors v Iran senior B
August 25:
17:00 - Iran juniors v Shardari of Uromiyeh
19:00 - Brazil Juniors v  Iran senior B
August 26:
17:00 - Iran juniors v Shardari of Uromiyeh
19:00 - Brazil juniors v Iran senior B
August 27:
17:00 - Iran juniors v Brazil Juniors
August 29:
17:00 - Iran juniors v Brazil juniors


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