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Iran crowned champion of int'l Fajr taekwondo competitions

Iran crowned champion of int'l Fajr taekwondo competitions

Some 20 teams from Iraq, Iran, Armenia, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Russia, Syria, Kazakhstan, Oman and India participated in the international tournament held in men's and women's sections. The team from Alborz province of Iran took the first place with 67 points followed by two other Iranian teams from Qeshm …

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Iranian runner champion of Tripoli half marathon

Iranian runner champion of Tripoli half marathon

The Eighth International Half Marathon was held at Rashid Karami International Fair Complex by the Lebanese Ministry of Sports and Youth under the motto “With your strength we run for the security forces and the army”.The event was attended by over 23,000 runners from 25 countries from five continents, who …

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Iran discus thrower wins Long Beach competitions

Iran discus thrower wins Long Beach competitions

The event was held with participation of 45 athletes.World champions from Sweden, Germany and Europe also participated in the event.Haddadi earlier won a gold medal at USSD university competitions held in the United States.The discus throw is a track and field event in which an athlete throws a heavy disc—called …

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UNESCO: Iran can be symbol of sporting events

UNESCO: Iran can be symbol of sporting events

UNESCO envoy made the remarks in a meeting with the Iranian Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Masoud Soltanifar on Sunday afternoon.Iran has made a very good progress in its national sports policies and UNESCO welcomes expansion of cooperation with Iran in this sector, he said.Following talks with Iranian university …

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Iran rock climber wins Russia World Cup

Iran rock climber wins Russia World Cup

According to Mountaineering and Sport Climbing Federation, Alipour with record of 5:82 seconds ranked first at the event.Choosing the best athlete of the year was done by the users of the World Games official website. Alipour was elected the best in the second round of the voting.He also carries the …

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Iranian woman rock climber after Olympics 2020

Iranian woman rock climber after Olympics 2020

'At first glance, climbing seems to be a very tough and hard sport, but when you begin to engage in it and get to know it closer, you understand that a woman body type is not an impediment, but on the contrary it helps to pass the route more successfully …

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Iran women's team wins Fajr int’l taekwondo competitions

Iran women's team wins Fajr int’l taekwondo competitions

The 29th edition of the event in men’s category and the 10th edition in women’s category are underway; head of Alborz Taekwondo Board Mohammad Nozari earlier told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).Twenty teams from Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Armenia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Russia, Syria, Kazakhstan, Oman and India are participating …

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Minister: Iran revives women sports of the Islamic states

Minister: Iran revives women sports of the Islamic states

He said the Ministry has wide international communications with other countries and world sports communities as well as responsible organizations in the field of sport and youth.Soltanifar pointed to recent meeting of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Baku, capital of Azerbaijan Republic, and said that Iran had been accepted …

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Fajr int’l taekwondo competitions kick off in Alborz

Fajr int’l taekwondo competitions kick off in Alborz

The 29th edition of the event in men’s category and the 10th edition in women’s category are underway, head of Alborz Taekwondo Board Mohammad Nozari told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).Twenty teams from Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Armenia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Russia, Syria, Kazakhstan, Oman and India are participating in …

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Iran able to send coaches to Azerbaijan: Iran's sports minister

Iran able to send coaches to Azerbaijan: Iran's sports minister

'President Hassan Rouhani always stresses cooperation with Azerbaijan to the Iranian cabinet,' said Masoud Soltanifar.Soltanifar said that a lot of agreements in sports have been signed between Iran and Azerbaijan, and there are no limits in that.The Azeri Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov said that Iranians participate in …

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