The Tunisian team received its second defeat in a row in the men’s volleyball competitions at the Olympic Games held in the Japanese capital, Tokyo, by losing to its French counterpart 3-0 on Monday in the second group competition.
The French team won in three consecutive games, with a score of 25-21, 25-11 and 25-21.
Tunisia started its Olympic campaign by losing 0-3 to Brazil, with the same result, France lost to America in the first round.
Iran continued its successful start and achieved the second victory in a row, as it defeated Venezuela 3-0 in the first group competitions.
The Iranian team, which defeated Poland in the first round, imposed its dominance against its Venezuelan counterpart, who lost to Japan in the first round, and beat it in three clean sets, with results 25-17, 25-20 and 25-18.
As for the Polish team, it regained its balance and beat its Italian counterpart 3-0 today, 25-20, 26-24, 25-20, knowing that the Italian team had won in the first round against its Canadian counterpart.
The Russian national team achieved its second victory and defeated its American counterpart 3-1 in the second group competition, where it had defeated Argentina in the first round.
The Russian team won today by 25-23, 27-25, 21-25 and 25-23 sets, to spoil its American counterpart’s celebration of the victory in the first round over the French team.