The Iranian National 3×3 Women’s Team departed to Austria where they will make their debut into Olympic qualification competitions.
Iran Basketball Federation; Tehran: The Women’s National Team coached by Nika Beiklikli and formed of 4 major players (Negin Rasoulipour, Masoume Esmaeilzadeh, Delaram Vakili and Shadi Abdolvand) will represent Iran in the OQT (Olympic Qualification Tournament) and UOQT (Universality Olympic Qualification Tournament) in order to fight for the Olympic sport in Tokyo 2020. The team will commence competitions as of 26 up to 30 May in Graz tabled with Japan, Thailand, Ukraine and Australia. In continuation, the National squad will then move to Hungary for the second leg of the Qualifications.
It is interesting to highlight that the official uniform of the National Team in these competitions were unveiled in a ceremony by presence of team members, NF’s President and other officials at IRIBF. MAAT Holding and Daria Co. as the official sponsors were also present in the ceremony