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Jones Cup: Iran Falls Short against S. Korea

15 Jul 2019, 16:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran U-23 basketball team lost to South Korea at the 41st William Jones Cup on Sunday.

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The Iranian team was defeated against Korea 83-79 at the Changhua Gym in New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Iran, who has also lost to the Philippines and Chinese Taipei A in the competition, will play Canadian UBC Thunderbirds on Tuesday.

The 2019 William Jones Cup is the 41st staging of the international basketball tournament in Taiwan.

The men';s tournament is being held from July 12 to 21, 2019 while the women';s tournament will be contested on July 24-28.

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