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Iran Favorite to Win AFC Futsal Championship Title 30 Jan 2018

Iran Favorite to Win AFC Futsal Championship Title

Defending champion Iran is the favorite to lift the title again in Chinese Taipei, the-afc.com reported. Mohammad Nazemosharia’s side prepares to open its defense against Myanmar on Feb 2. Team Melli, who won the Asian Indoors in Ashgabat last year, beating Uzbekistan 7-1 in the final, topped its group during qualification as it maintained a […]

Asian Kabaddi Championships: Iran Advances to Semis 26 Nov 2017

Asian Kabaddi Championships: Iran Advances to Semis

TEHRAN- Iranian men’s team booked a place in the Asian Kabaddi Championships semi-final as the first team on Saturday. Team Melli, who had already defeated Thailand and South Korea, beat Sri Lanka 45-27 at the Azadi Complex in Gorgan, north of Iran. The competitions are being held from Nov. 23 to 26 in the Iranian […]

Iran announce 12-man team for FIBA World Cup qualifier 22 Nov 2017

Iran announce 12-man team for FIBA World Cup qualifier

Mehran Hatami has named his 12-man team for the match against Iraq in the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup qualification. Team Melli will face the West Asian team Iraq on Nov. 24 in Group D at the Prince Hamza Arena in Amman, Jordan on Nov. 24. Iran will host Qatar at the Azadi Gym three […]

Iran Held by Jordan in AFC U-19 Championship 2018 Qualifiers 07 Nov 2017

Iran Held by Jordan in AFC U-19 Championship 2018 Qualifiers

TEHRAN – Iran failed to earn its first win in the AFC U-19 Championship 2018 Qualifiers. Jordan delivered a huge dent to Iran’s qualification hopes when they held them to a 0-0 draw. Both sides were evenly matched and neither could find a breakthrough as they shared the spoils after 90 minutes. Iran football team […]

Iran Set to Go beyond FIFA U-17 World Cup Group Stage: AFC 05 Oct 2017

Iran Set to Go beyond FIFA U-17 World Cup Group Stage: AFC

TEHRAN – AFC official site reported that the Iranian football team wants to go beyond the Group Stage at the FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017. The prestigious competition will kick off on Friday in Goa, India from October 6 to 28. Iran has been drawn in Group C along with Guinea, European powerhouse Germany and […]

Iran’s wushu outfit finishes vice-champion overall 04 Oct 2017

Iran’s wushu outfit finishes vice-champion overall

TEHRAN – Iranian female wushu fighters collected 11 medals to land second overall at the 14th World Wushu Championships. Final showdowns of the international sportive tournament in in the western Russian city of Kazan saw Iran clinching more medals at various divisions. Persian wushu practitioners finished runner-up in the tournament after winning eight gold, one […]

7-a-side football squad finishes vice-champion 24 Sep 2017

7-a-side football squad finishes vice-champion

TEHRAN – Iran’s CP football team suffered a loss in the face of Ukrainian rivals to land in the second place at 2017 IFCPF CP Football World Championships in Argentina. The final showdown saw Iranian and Ukrainian CP footballers competing over the gold medal. At the end of a breath-taking debut, Ukraine got the better […]