Iran hands a 3-0 defeat to USA

RIMINI, Italy, June 9, 2021 – Iran defeated United States at the FIVB Men’s Volleyball Nations League, by claiming a straight set victory 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-23) on Wednesday.

The Iranians improved their record to 5-1 while the Americans are evened at 3-3.

The winners led in blocks (7-6), aces (5-1) and attacks (44-37) while the Americans made two errors less than the Iranians (19-21).

Saber Kazami with 19 points and Meisam Salehi with 14 were the Iranians who reached double figures in the scoring charts.

Benjamin Patch and Garrett Muagututia finished with 14 and 12 points, respectively, for the United States.