Asian Men's U23 Volleyball Championship

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Asian Men's U23 Volleyball Championship
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2019 Asian Men's U23 Volleyball Championship
Sport Volleyball
Founded 2015
Inaugural season 2015
No. of teams 16 (Finals)
Continent Asia and Oceania (AVC)
Most recent
champion(s)
 Chinese Taipei (1st title)
Most titles  Iran (2 titles)
TV partner(s) SMMTV
Official website Asian Volleyball Confederation

The Asian Men's U23 Volleyball Championship is an international volleyball competition in Asia and Oceania contested by the under 23 men's national teams of the members of Asian Volleyball Confederation (AVC), the sport's continent governing body. Tournaments have been awarded every two years since 2015. The tournament doubled as the World Championship qualifiers, where the top 2 teams qualified for the FIVB Volleyball Men's U23 World Championship.

The current champion is Chinese Taipei, which won its first title at the 2019 tournament.

The 2019 Asian Championship took place in Naypyidaw, Myanmar.

Results summary[edit]

Year Host Final Third place match Teams
Champions Score Runners-up Third-place Score Fourth-place
2015
Details
Myanmar
Naypyidaw

Iran
3–0
South Korea

Chinese Taipei
3–1
China
16
2017
Details
Iran
Ardabil

Iran
3–0
Japan

Chinese Taipei
3–1
Thailand
11
2019
Details
Myanmar
Naypyidaw

Chinese Taipei
3–1
India

Japan
3–0
Pakistan
16

Teams reaching the top four[edit]

Team Winners Runners-up Third-place Fourth-place
 Iran 2 (2015, 2017)
 Chinese Taipei 1 (2019) 2 (2015, 2017)
 Japan 1 (2017) 1 (2019)
 South Korea 1 (2015)
 India 1 (2019)
 China 1 (2015)
 Thailand 1 (2017)
 Pakistan 1 (2019)

Champions by region[edit]

Federation (Region) Champion(s) Number
CAZVA (Central Asia) Iran (2) 2 titles
EAZVA (East Asia) Chinese Taipei (1) 1 titles

Hosts[edit]

Times Hosted Nations Year(s)
2  Myanmar 2015 , 2019
1  Iran 2017

Medal summary[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Iran 2 0 0 2
2  Chinese Taipei 1 0 2 3
3  Japan 0 1 1 2
4  India 0 1 0 1
 South Korea 0 1 0 1
Totals (5 nations) 3 3 3 9

Participating nations[edit]

Nation Myanmar
2015
Iran
2017
Myanmar
2019
Years
 Australia 10th 11th 7th 3
 Bahrain 12th 1
 China 4th 5th 6th 3
 Chinese Taipei 3rd 3rd 1st 3
 Hong Kong 14th 1
 India 8th 2nd 2
 Indonesia 9th 1
 Iran 1st 1st 2
 Japan 6th 2nd 3rd 3
 Kazakhstan 13th 7th 5th 3
 Malaysia 8th 1
 Maldives 16th 1
 Myanmar 5th 10th 2
 New Zealand 16th 1
 Pakistan 6th 4th 2
 Philippines 14th 1
 Qatar 11th 13th 2
 Saudi Arabia 12th 15th 2
 South Korea 2nd 1
 Sri Lanka 10th 8th 2
 Thailand 7th 4th 11th 3
 Uzbekistan 9th 1
 Vietnam 15th 9th 2
Total 16 11 16

Debut of teams[edit]

Year Debutants Total
2015  Australia 16
 China
 Chinese Taipei
 India
 Indonesia
 Iran
 Japan
 Kazakhstan
 Maldives
 Myanmar
 Philippines
 Qatar
 Saudi Arabia
 South Korea
 Thailand
 Vietnam
2017  Malaysia 4
 Pakistan
 Sri Lanka
 Uzbekistan
2019  Bahrain 3
 Hong Kong
 New Zealand

Awards[edit]

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