Hassan Rouhani offered his condolences on the passing of Iran para powerlifter Siamand Rahman, saying that the sudden incident caused great sorrow.
Sohrab Moradi seized a gold medal at the 96kg at the West Asian Weightlifting Championship in Dubai, the UAE.
Iran finished in second place at the 2020 Asian Junior Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani issued a message on Saturday, commending the Iranian team on winning the 2019 IWF Junior World Championships.
20-year-old Ali Davoudi of Iran claimed the super-heavyweight gold medal of 2019 Asian Weightlifting Championships in Ningbo, China.
The Iranian weightlifting team has become champion of the 4th International Fajr Cup in Iran.
An Iranian weightlifter at 55 kg division has grabbed 3 gold medals at an international weightlifting championships underway in Bahrain. According to the official website of Iran Weightlifting Federation, on the first day of Weightlifting Championships, hosted by Bahrain’s Manama in three cadets, junior and adult divisions, the Iranian weightlifter at 55 kg Payman Dehghani from […]
TEHRAN – Mohammad Hossein Barkhah has been named as new head coach of Iran weightlifting team. Barkhah replaced Mohsen Beiranvand, who was appointed as secretary general of Iran Weightlifting Federation, in the weightlifting team. Barkhah has previously coached Iran junior team and now Asghar Ebrahimi is taking charge of the team. Barkhah is a retired […]
USA is planning to send a women’s delegation to Iran next March, as well as a men’s team to compete in the Fajr Cup in Ahvaz. Ali Moradi, head of Iran Weightlifting Federation, has invited the USA to compete in the Fajr Cup, a men’s invitation competition, and has also asked them to send a […]
TEHRAN – Olympic champion Sohrab Moradi broke the overall men’s 94 kilograms weightlifting world record at the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games on Saturday. Moradi registered a total of 413kg to beat the mark set by Greece’s Akakios Kakhiasvilis as far back as November 1999 by 1kg. It came after he won the […]