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Iran Freestyle Team Claims Asian Wrestling C'ships

Tasnim
15 Jul 2019, 04:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran won the freestyle team title of the Junior Asian Championships in Chon Buri, Thailand on Saturday.

- Sports news -

The Iranian team claimed the title with 201 points, followed by Japan (146 points) and India (129 points).

Iran claimed six gold medals, one silver and one bronze.

Mehdi Shirazi (61kg), Mohammad Sadegh Firouzpour (70kg), Abdollah Sheikh Azami (79kg), Alireza Abdollahi (92kg), Alireza Rekabi (97kg) and Amir Hossein Zare (125kg) claimed gold medals.

Alireza Ashkivar in 65kg and Amir Hossein Kavoosi in 74kg won a silver and bronze medal respectively.

Iran had won Greco-Roman title on Wednesday.

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