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Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Lebanon bag wins in Asian men’s club volley championship

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MANILA –Turkmenistan arrested a two-game skid, while Iran and Lebanon pulled off contrasting victories in the 2014 Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship.

Turkmenistan triumphed over Sohar Oman,  23-25, 25-18, 25-22, 25-17 in the Pool C action at the Cuneta Astrodome with Dawut Nuryyev exploding for 23 points.

It was the Turkmens’ first win in the competition while Oman slipped to a 1-1 win-loss record.

Al-Rayyan-Qatar Kondenstat-Zhaikmunay Kazhakstan, 26-24, 25-22, 25-18, also at Cuneta Astrodome to improve to 2-0 also in pool C.

At the Mall of Asia Arena, Iran blanked Vietnam, 25-17, 25-16, 25-15, to stay unscathed in two games pool B and gain a slot in the quarterfinals.

Lebanon, meanwhile, had to go through the wringer against Japan, 25-22, 28-30, 23-25, 25-23, 15-6, to also get its second win and get a ticket to the next round.

Both Vietnam and Japan reeled to 0-2 and dropped out of the running.


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  • Iskomoreno

    Are there no editors at PDI?

  • silvershade

    “Turkmenistan, Vietnam, Lebanon bag wins in Asian men’s club volley championship”

    “At the Mall of Asia Arena, Iran blanked Vietnam, 25-17, 25-16, 25-15, to stay unscathed in two games pool B and gain a slot in the quarterfinals.”

    What kind of a report is this? Did Vietnam really win or not? Please check you report title.

    • malis2all

      Iran won over Vietnam, but unfortunately Iran had no bag. So, Vietnam, who always has a bag among its players, was the one who bagged the win. Get it? As they say, mag-isip-isip ka naman pag may time ;). All hail to PDI for reports that make us think!!!!

      • http://batman-news.com wintersoldier

        What do you mean by “unfortunately Iran had no bag” and “Vietnam, who always has a bag among its players, was the one who bagged the win”?
        I think there really is an error on the headline. “Bag” on the headline was not even figurative but used as a verb.

      • malis2all

        hehe. ROFL!

      • http://batman-news.com wintersoldier

        If we happen to be wrong in our judgment of the article headline, can you please enlighten us? HAHA. please.

      • malis2all

        Seriously, now, as you request. You are of course correct that the header is wrong. My comment/response to silvershade was meant to be sarcastic. That’s why I laughed so hard at your taking my comment seriously. I am, of course, also considering that you were joking in taking my comment “seriously.”

      • http://batman-news.com wintersoldier

        OH YEAH! You gave in bro! HAHAHAHA. YESS! LOL. Of course I know it was sarcasm. APIR!

      • malis2all

        Had enough fun. Happy to have made your day, too.

      • http://batman-news.com wintersoldier

        hehehe. Til next sarcasms XD



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