37' USA 15-49 Iran - Yet another All Out inflicted on USA by Iran and they are just one point away from 50. Iran have been relentless.
35' USA 15-45 Iran - The Iranian team is now waiting for this match to get over. USA are down to two men again with five minutes remaining.
31' USA 14-42 Iran - Iran continue to pile on the misery here on USA. and they are leading by 28 points. Can Iran cross 50 points?
28' USA 13-37 Iran - Fazel Atrachali inflicts yet another All Out and Iran are leading by 27 points but look at that, SUPER RAID from the US Captain.
26' USA 10-34 Iran - USA are getting close to double figures. This will be encouraging for them. And there it is. 10 points for USA. They are up to four men but a SUPER RAID by Iran reduces them to one man again.
23' USA 8-30 Iran - The second half gets off to a similar start as the first one. They are leading by 22 points with USA down to four men again.
20' USA 8-27 Iran - The first half comes to an end as Iran show their dominance and lay down the marker for being one of the top title contenders.
18' USA 6-26 Iran - Finally something to cheer about for USA as they get a two point raid. Two minutes remaining in the first half and Iran lead by 20 points.
15' USA 4-24 Iran - This match is a bit more like a training exercise for Iran and they are showing no mercy. However, you have to give credit to the heart shown by USA. Five minutes remaining in the first half.
12' USA 2-22 Iran - ALL OUT!!! One more time and Iran are really showing their class. This is pure destruction.
9' USA 2-12 Iran - USA finally get off the mark here with a point but they are 10 points behind Iran here.
6' USA 0-10 Iran - Iran are running away with this here and are off to a rollicking start. This is quite stunning. They are 10-0 up with just six minutes gone.
2' USA 0-2 Iran - Meraj Sheykh starts proceedings with an empty raid but Iran get off the mark with a superb tackle by Fazel Atrachali. The man from Patna Pirates is carrying on from where he left. off. Abolfazel gets another point.
We are about to start the game here and USA will be looking to cause an upset like South Korea.