Iran's national volleyball team (Team Melli) began the second week in the men’s Volleyball Nations League (VNL) Tuesday night with a defeat against Bulgaria.

Iran PressEurope: Team Melli, who finished Week 1 in 11th place, played the host at the Arena Armeets and lost the game against Bulgaria 3-0 with 25 to 19, 25 to 23, and 26 to 24.

Behrouz Ataei’s men will also play the US, Brazil, and Canada on June 23, 24, and 25 respectively.

The 2022 FIVB Volleyball Men's Nations League is the fourth edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's Nations League, an annual men's international volleyball tournament.

The preliminary round is currently held from 7 June to 10 July 2022, and the final round will be from 20 to 24 July 2022.