Mon, 27 Aug 2007 21:26:09
Source: Press TV and agencies
Iran's volleyball player Mojtaba Ghiasi
Alireza Jadidi, another player in Iran's squad, won the best blocker award at the tournament.
Indian Singh Mandeep was named the best scorer; Chinese Huang Bin the best attacker, Cuban Rolando Cepeda the best server; Argentinean Nicolas Uriarte best setter; American Erik Shoji the best libero and defender and Puerto Rican Dennis Del Valle the best receiver.
Iran's name has been etched in the volleyball history book after becoming the 2007 youth world volleyball champion for the first time.
Iran defeated China 3-2 early Monday in an all Asian final.