AVC Eastern Zone Men’s Volleyball Championship 2017 to commence this Saturday
The annual Eastern Zone Men’s Volleyball Championship of the Asian Volleyball Confederation will take place at Buyant-Ukhaa Sports Palace, Ulaanbaatar from May 20 to 25.
Eight teams from China, South Korea, Macau, Mongolia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, North Korea, and Japan will compete in the tourna- ment.
The eight teams were drawn into two groups of four teams. Group A is comprised of China, South Korea, Macau and Mongolia, while Group B consists of Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong and North Korea.
On July 20, Mongolia will play against South Korea, and Macao on May 21.
Mongolia is hosting the AVC Eastern Zone Volleyball Championship for the fourth time. In 2000, the Mongolian team won a silver medal from the AVC Eastern Zone Women’s Championship and bronze medal in 2008.