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Shiva Jahangiri wins silver at Tashkent Junior Asian Cup 15 Apr 2018

Shiva Jahangiri wins silver at Tashkent Junior Asian Cup

Iranian judoka Shiva Jahangiri won a silver medal on the first day of Tashkent Junior Asian Cup competitions currently underway in Uzbekistan’s capital. 172 judokas from seven countries are taking part in Tashkent Junior Asian Cup 2018 from April 14 to April 15 in Uzbekistan’s capital. On the first day of competitions on Saturday, Iranian […]

Iran take three titles at World Taekwondo Junior Championships 11 Apr 2018

Iran take three titles at World Taekwondo Junior Championships

After winning a gold medal by Hossein Lotfi on opening day of 2018 World Taekwondo Junior Championships in Tunisia, Iran’s Amir Valipour and Amir Sina Bakhtiari also claimed two more gold medals on Tuesday. The nation triumphed in the men’s under-51 kg and the men’s under-55kg at La Salle Couverte in Hammamet Valipour seized the […]

Alborz province to host intl. taekwondo competition 14 Feb 2018

Alborz province to host intl. taekwondo competition

Iran’s northern province of Alborz will host the 29th edition of International Fajr Taekwondo Competitions slated to be held in April, 2018. This is the second time the Iranian Alborz province is going to host the International Fajr Taekwondo Competitions after 14 years. Invitation letters have been sent to different countries to take part in […]

Iranian taekwondoka among world’s top athletes 02 Jan 2018

Iranian taekwondoka among world’s top athletes

TEHRAN – The latest ranking list released by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) contains names of four Iranian taekwondo practitioners. The WTF Top 10 ranking list for the year 2017, which takes into account events until end of December 2017, was released with Armin Hadipour enjoying the fourth best place in -54kg weight category with […]

Two taekwondoka to join Iran’s caravan in Wuxi 31 Dec 2017

Two taekwondoka to join Iran’s caravan in Wuxi

TEHRAN– Two Iranian representative are slated to depart for Wuxi, China on Tuesday to compete at the ongoing event dubbed as the World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series. The World Taekwondo Grand-Slam & 2020 Olympic Wild Card Games is being held in Wuxi, China with 240 fighters fiercely battling for the championship, according to the competition […]

Farzan Ashourzadeh Wins Silver at World Taekwondo Grand Prix 03 Dec 2017

Farzan Ashourzadeh Wins Silver at World Taekwondo Grand Prix

TEHRAN  – Farzan Ashourzadeh from Iran claimed a silver medal at the World Taekwondo Grand Prix on Saturday. Ashourzadeh lost to South Korean Kim Tae-hun 14-2 in the final match of the -58kg weight class. Iran’s Armin Hadipour was knocked out of the competition in this weight class. The bronze medal went to Spaniard Jesus […]

Iran to Participate at Abidjan World Taekwondo Grand Prix 15 Nov 2017

Iran to Participate at Abidjan World Taekwondo Grand Prix

TEHRAN  – Iran will take part with four representatives in the 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix. The competition has been scheduled to take place in Abidjan, Ivory Coast on December 2 and 3. It precedes the World Team Championships, which are due to take place on December 5 and 6. Armin Hadipour and Farzan Ashourzadeh […]

Iranian referees to officiate at World Taekwondo event 06 Nov 2017

Iranian referees to officiate at World Taekwondo event

World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has officially invited Iran’s referee couple to judge at pre-Grand Slam qualification tournament to convene in Wuxi, China. The qualification event for the first edition of the Grand Slam series is slated to kick off on November 22 in the Chinese city of Wuxi where sixteen Iranian taekwondoka will face rivals […]

Iran’s Ashourzadeh Wins Bronze at World Taekwondo Grand Prix 24 Sep 2017

Iran’s Ashourzadeh Wins Bronze at World Taekwondo Grand Prix

TEHRAN  – Farzan Ashourzadeh of Iran claimed a bronze medal at the 2017 World Taekwondo (WT) Grand Prix in Rabat, Capital of Morocco on Saturday. In the men’s under 58kg competition, Ashourzadeh and Spaniard Jesus Tortosa Cabrera rounded out the podium by sharing the bronze medals. South Korean Tae-Hun Kim sealed his country’s second title […]