Tehran, Nov 17, IRNA - Iran's national volleyball team remained eighth in world and 1st in Asia in the latest rankings of the International Federation.

 The International Volleyball Federation announced the new rankings for national teams following the end of the 2018 national championship which Iran's national team despite its poor performance in the World Cup and the World Championships, with 137 points remained eighth in world.

At the top of the list, Brazil and the United States still have the first and second rankings, but Italy ranks third with one rank forward.

Japan and Australia have ranked 11 and 16, repectively.