President Hassan Rouhani lauds Iranian sitting volleyball players
President Hassan Rouhani praised Iran sitting volleyball team after winning World Super 6 sitting volleyball in Tabriz on Tuesday.
Team Melli defeated Russia 3-0 (25-21, 25-23, 28-26) in the final match.
The members of the Iranian national team met with Hassan Rouhani after the final match in the northwestern city of Tabriz as part of his provincial visit.
Iranian Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Masoud Soltanifar, who attended the match at the Sadra Hall, also applauded the players and staff.
Team Iran, known as dream team of sitting volleyball, have won Paralympic Games six times.