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Iranian wrestlers pocket 2 bronze medals in Poland

Iranian wrestlers pocket 2 bronze medals in Poland

Iran's Buyeri in the weight category of 75 kg, defeated Kazakhstan, Poland, Denmark and he advanced semi-final match.During the semi-final match, he overpowered Georgia 2-1.Belfake in the weight category of 71 kg overshined Bulgaria, and advanced to quarterfinals match.In quarterfinals, he hit Moldova and after defeating Italy and he grabbed …

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Iranian judokas pocket 2 bronze medals in Netherlands

Iranian judokas pocket 2 bronze medals in Netherlands

Mahjoub in the weight category of +100 kg defeated Germany and advanced to quarterfinals match.In his second match, he was overpowered by Dutch rival and after defeating Belgium and Austria he bagged bronze medal.Molaie in the weigh category of -81 kg overshined Portuguese rival and he entered quarterfinals stage.After being …

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Iranian wushu fighter bags gold in Norway

Iranian wushu fighter bags gold in Norway

The event was held with the attendance of 16 countries on November 18-20, Abbas Shibak said.After defeating France, Norway and Macedonia, Rigi ranked first, he added. Wushu or kungfu is a martial art and a full-contact sport derived from traditional Chinese martial arts. It was developed in China after 1949, …

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Iranian rock climber wins 2017 China Open

Iranian rock climber wins 2017 China Open

The event was attended by 10 top world climbers. Alipour defeated his Chinese and Russian rivals. The International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) China Open is a unique event designed by the Chinese Mountaineering Association (CMA) and IFSC based on the standard World Cup format but with some variations. The …

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Iranian player nominated for title of best Asian futsal player

Iranian player nominated for title of best Asian futsal player

Hassanzadeh together with Tohid Lotfi and Thai player became nominated for best Asian player.The ceremony is slated to be held in November 29 in Bangkok, Thailand.In 2014 and 2016 he became the best player of the year in Asia.Futsal, is a variant of association football played on a hard court, …

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US wrestling federation sympathizes with Iran quake victims

US wrestling federation sympathizes with Iran quake victims

“We participated in 2017 Wrestling World Cup held in Kermanshah and Iranian people there respected us a lot and their hospitality created a good memory for us,” read the letter.“Iran and the US wrestling federations enjoy good cooperation and the American federation is ready to help quake-stricken people.”Meanwhile, American Olympic …

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Int'l Olympic Committee ready to help Iran quake-hit victims

Int'l Olympic Committee ready to help Iran quake-hit victims

In his letter to Head of Iran National Olympic Committee (NOC) Kiumars Hashemi which was released on Friday, Thomas Bach extended deep grief over the deadly accident and he condoled with Iranian people.Bach referred to the important role of sports in reconstruction.A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the western province of Kermanshah …

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Iranian wrestler auctions his Olympic medal for Iran quake sufferers

Iranian wrestler auctions his Olympic medal for Iran quake sufferers

Jokar received silver medal in 2004 Summer Olympics (Athens 2004) and he was the first athlete from Hamedan province who bagged Olympic medal.A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the western province of Kermanshah and the regions bordering Iraq on Sunday night.So far, death toll from the quake has hit 432 with the …

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Iranian canoe polo champion dedicates medal to victims of Iran quake

Iranian canoe polo champion dedicates medal to victims of Iran quake

Ghiasvand has been recognized as the most technical athlete in Asian canoe polo championships.During the 2017 Asian Canoeing Championships which was held in Malaysia, he defeated the Japanese rival 6-5 enabling him to grab gold medal.A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the western province of Kermanshah and the regions bordering Iraq on …

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Iranian shooter auctions her gold medal for Iran quake victims

Iranian shooter auctions her gold medal for Iran quake victims

Talking to the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Wednesday, Javanmardi condoled with the bereaved family of Iranian quake-stricken people.Sareh Javanmardi who won gold medal in 2016 Rio Paralympics Games has been nominated by International Paralympics Committee (IPC) as the best female athlete in September.A 7.3-magnitude earthquake shook the western …

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