Brazil won Iran’s national volleyball team 3-2 (25-23, 27-29, 26-28, 25-23 and 15-13) in 2014 FIVB Volleyball Men’s World League today.
The Iranian volleyballers were two points ahead in the fifth set when the scoreboard showed 13-11, but eventually lost the match after losing 4 consecutive points. They should now wait for their second match against the Brazilians on Saturday.
Iran had earlier lost two matches to Italy with similar 3-0 results.
Brazil has won 9 titles in the world league and stood the second to Russia in 2013.