Thu, 25 Apr 2019

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran men's wheelchair basketball team claimed the gold medal in the third edition of the Asian Para Games on Saturday.

Iran beat Japan 68-66 in the final match at the GBK Basketball Hall.

South Korea won the bronze medal, beating China 79-51 in the third place match.

About 3,000 athletes with disabilities from a record 43 countries and territories are taking part in the games that opened in the Indonesian capital on Saturday.

The Asian Para Games will run through October 13.

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