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World’s second-tallest man chasing gold for Iran at the Paralympics

By Tom Decent September 1, 2021 — 4.16pm https://www.smh.com.au/sport/world-s-second-tallest-man-is-competing-for-iran-at-the-paralympics-20210901-p58nwr.html Tokyo: There are nearly 8 billion people in the world. The second tallest of them all is an Iranian man in Tokyo spending most of his time sitting on a Paralympic volleyball court.

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Iran win Sitting Volleyball World Championships

July 23, 2018 – 1:14 https://www.tehrantimes.com/news/425690/Iran-win-Sitting-Volleyball-World-Championships TEHRAN – Paralympic gold medalists Iran defeated their arch rivals Bosnia and Herzegovina in straight sets in the 2018 men’s Sitting Volleyball World Champions at The Hague on Sunday. Team Melli defeated the Bosnian

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Sitting Volleyball Team Wins 7th World Title

SportsJuly 23, 2018 18:37 https://financialtribune.com/articles/sports/90336/sitting-volleyball-team-wins-7th-world-title The battle for gold in World Championships and Paralympic Games in the past 30 years has always been a duel between Iran and Bosnia and Herzegovina The national volleyball team celebrates the victory…… Iran sitting

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Iran win Men’s Sitting Volleyball World Championships with straight sets victory over Bosnia and Herzegovina

James Diamond Sunday, 22 July 2018 https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1067833/iran-win-mens-sitting-volleyball-world-championships-with-straight-sets-victory-over-bosnia-and-herzegovina Paralympic gold medallists Iran  have become the 2018 men’s Sitting Volleyball World Champions as well after beating Bosnia and Herzegovina in straight sets at The Hague today. The match, which was a repeat of

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Iran Sitting Volleyball Qualifies for Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

July, 22, 2018 – 10:30 Sports news  https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/07/22/1782346/iran-sitting-volleyball-qualifies-for-tokyo-2020-paralympics TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Iranian national sitting volleyball team qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics. Iran showed why it is consistently ranked as one of the top teams in the world as it

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Sitting Volleyball Team Reaches World Championships Semifinal

Sports July 20, 2018 18:16 https://financialtribune.com/articles/sports/90113/sitting-volleyball-team-reaches-world-championships-semifinal Sitting Volleyball Team Reaches World Championships Semifinal….. Paralympic gold medalist Iran advanced to the last four of the Sitting Volleyball World Championships in The Netherlands after beating Egypt 3-1 in the quarterfinals. Iran won

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Defending champions ease into men’s quarter-finals at World #SittingVolleyball Championships

http://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1067646/defending-champions-ease-into-mens-quarter-finals-at-world-sitting-volleyball-championships Defending men’s champions Bosnia and Herzegovina eased into the quarter-finals of the men’s World Sitting Volleyball Championships in Eindhoven. With two victories to their credit, the Bosnian team were hoping to seal top spot in Pool D against Poland.

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Netherlands 2018: Favourites reach last eight

19 Jul 2018 – IPC https://www.paralympic.org/news/netherlands-2018-favourites-reach-last-eight Men’s quarter final line-up confirmed at sitting volleyball Worlds Defending champions Bosnia and Herzegovina are through to the quarter finals of Netherlands 2018 ⒸWorld ParaVolleyBy World ParaVolley The four strongest teams in men’s sitting volleyball

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Netherlands 2018: Paralympic champs open strong

16 Jul 2018 Paralympic.org https://www.paralympic.org/news/netherlands-2018-paralympic-champs-open-strong Paralympic champions Iran defeated Japan 3-0 on day one of the 2018 Sitting Volleyball World Championships ⒸWorld ParaVolleyBy World ParaVolley and IPC Defending Paralympic and world champions all secured straight-set victories, as the 2018 World ParaVolley

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Holders and Paralympic champions both begin Sitting Volleyball World Championships with victories

By Dan Palmer Sunday, 15 July 2018 https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1067525/holders-and-paralympic-champions-both-begin-sitting-volleyball-world-championships-with-victories Defending men’s champions Bosnia and Herzegovina and Paralympic gold medallists Iran both began the Sitting Volleyball World Championships with victory in The Netherlands today. The Bosnians defeated Iraq in Pool D in Venlo, 25-10,

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