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Indonesia sports min appointed as IZSF deputy

Indonesia sports min appointed as IZSF deputy

Iran envoy to Indonesia Valliollah Mohammadi Nasrabadi submitted his decree on Friday which has been issued by the Iranian Head of IZSF Mohsen Mehr Alizade.Both sides also discussed bilateral ties and cooperation between Tehran and Jakarta especially in youths and sports fields.Mohammadi referred to holding the upcoming Asian Games in …

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Iran wins Fajr Int'l Kabaddi Tournament

Iran wins Fajr Int'l Kabaddi Tournament

In the final match, Iran defeated Iraq 45-15 and stood on the first place.The event was held with the attendance of Iran, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Iraq in Khorramshahr, southern Iran.Kabaddi is a contact team sport. It is popular in South Asia and is the state game of the Indian states of …

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Iran comes first at W Asian Women's Handball Championship

Iran comes first at W Asian Women's Handball Championship

The Shahid Chamran team from Larestan, in Fars Province southern Iran, succeeded to defeat Syria 23-8 in Amman, Jordan, in the last game and won the championship title after five consecutive victories on Wednesday.Syria and Jordan became second and third respectively.Jordan, Qatar, Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, and Iran participated in the …

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Foreign Ministry congratulates Iran archery team's victory

Foreign Ministry congratulates Iran archery team's victory

Earlier Iranian President Hassan Rouhani also congratulated Iran's national archery team on their first-time victory at World Archery Indoor Championships which was held from February 15-18 in the United States.World Archery is the international governing body for the sport of archery. Its mission is to promote and regulate archery worldwide, …

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President Rouhani congratulates Iran archery team's victory

President Rouhani congratulates Iran archery team's victory

In his message, Rouhani appreciated the Iranian athletes and coaches.He also wished dignity for the Iranian athletes.The event was held from February 15-18 in the United States.World Archery is the international governing body for the sport of archery. Its mission is to promote and regulate archery worldwide, developing the sport …

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Iran para-cycling team runner-up at Asian Champs

Iran para-cycling team runner-up at Asian Champs

Malaysian team with 53.591 seconds record ranked first.Iranian squad comprising 3 athletes attended the event.Para-cycling (or Paracycling) is the sport of cycling adapted for cyclists who have various disabilities. It is governed by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). The sport consists of seven different events which include road and track …

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Iran taekwondoka bags silver at Turkish tournament

Iran taekwondoka bags silver at Turkish tournament

Zahmatkeshan in the weight category of – 68 kg defeated his Norwegian rival in the first match, Head of Borujerd sports and youths office Amanollah Mostaed told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Tuesday.During the 16th round, he hit Turkish fighter 4-3 and also Germany 19-8, he said.In quarterfinals …

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Iranian elite invited to RoboCup 2018

Iranian elite invited to RoboCup 2018

Akbarpour had earlier received 24 colorful medals. RoboCup Federation is a reputable international scientific initiative with the goal to advance the state of the art of intelligent robots. When established in 1997, the original mission was to field a team of robots capable of winning against the human soccer World …

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Rescue operation underway to find missing climbers in NE Iran

Rescue operation underway to find missing climbers in NE Iran

Shahroud Governor Mohammad-Reza Hashemi told the Islamic Republic News Agency on Friday that the climbers were reported missing by local climbing groups.It's still snowing in the region, the governor said, the bad weather conditions have made it impossible to move near the area where the climbers went missing. The climbers …

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Iranian taekwondoka snatches silver in Grand Prix Final

Iranian taekwondoka snatches silver in Grand Prix Final

In the -58 weight category, Iranian Farzan Ashouri defeated world-class athletes, English Max Carter, Australian Safwan Khalil and Russian Mikhael Artamonov, but lost the match to the Olympics medalist South Korean athlete, Tae-hun Kim on Saturday. The 2017 Taekwondo Grand Prix was held in Moscow, Russia (August 4–6); Rabat, Morocco …

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