2016 Asian Women’s Cup Volleyball Championship
Iranian Team with Majda in AVC Women’s Cup
The 5th Asian Women’s Cup will be hosted by Vietnam where Iranian women will attend by Coach Majda Cicic.
As the Public Relations of Volleyball Federation Reported, Vietnam will host the top eight team of women from 14 to 20 September, 2016 in AVC Women’s CUP. Here is the pools of preliminary round:
Pool A: Vietnam (host), Thailand, Chinese Taipei, Iran
Pool B: China, South Korea, Japan, Kazakhstan
Fourth Participation of Iran’s Women Team
Although the national volleyball team of Iran is experiencing the fourth participation, this is for the first time they are mentored by a foreign coach (Ms. Majda Cicic).
The previous titles hold in AVC Cup were eight, eight, and seven respectively in 2010, 2012, and 2014 and Iranian women are seeking a better place this time in 2016.
China, Japan, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, South Korea, and Vietnam have participated in all the previous editions. Iran with four and Kazakhstan with three participation documented the minimum presence.
China, the most honorable team
The national women’s volleyball team of China is the most honorable team of Asia with 3 gold and 1 silver medal while Thailand with 3 gold, 3 silver, and 3 bronze medals is ranked second.
Top Four Rankings of Men’s Volleyball Team at Previous Episodes:
Thailand 2008: China, South Korea, Thailand, Japan
China 2010: China, Thailand, South Korea, Japan
Kazakhstan 2012: Thailand, China, Kazakhstan, Vietnam
China 2014: China, South Korea, Kazakhstan, Japan