0620 GMT May 27, 2022
Iranian pair, comprising Bahman Salemi and Abolhassan Khakizadeh, secured a place at the final showpiece of the 2021 Asian Senior Beach Volleyball Championships in Phuket, Thailand.
Iran beat Kazakhstan in straight sets (21-12, 21-14) to clinch a spot against the Australian duo of Christopher McHugh and Paul Burnett in Saturday’s final.
The Aussies came out victorious against Qatar in the other last-four clash.
The competitions were to be held in China in July 2020 before being postponed twice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.