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Russians dominate Greco-Roman competition 14 Dec 2020

Russians dominate Greco-Roman competition

TEHRAN (Iran News) – There were five Greco-Roman finals held at the event today, which is taking place in lieu of the World Championships, which the Serbian capital was due to host before they were called off because of the coronavirus pandemic. Emin Sefershaev, whose path to the 55-kilogram final included defeating former world champion […]

Iran Not Participating in Ukrainian Wrestling Tournament 02 Sep 2020

Iran Not Participating in Ukrainian Wrestling Tournament

Iran freestyle wrestling team will not participate at the 2020 Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial.

Iran Invited to Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers Tournament 01 Sep 2020

Iran Invited to Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers Tournament

Iran freestyle wrestling team has been invited to the 2020 Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial.

Yazdani wins United World Wrestling virtual competition 16 Jun 2020

Yazdani wins United World Wrestling virtual competition

Iranian wrestler Hassan Yazdani ranked first in the world virtual wrestling competition which was held by the United World Wrestling.

Alireza Karimi on recovery track 09 Mar 2020

Alireza Karimi on recovery track

Alireza Karimi who injured some three months ago is now continuing his individual training as he hopes to get recovery to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Iran’s Ghiasi to Receive UWW World Championships Medal Upgrade 14 Dec 2019

Iran’s Ghiasi to Receive UWW World Championships Medal Upgrade

Silver medal of Iran’s Mohammadreza Ghiasi in the United World Wrestling (UWW) Cadet World Championships will be upgraded to gold after his Russian rival Dmitrii Elkanov tested positive for banned substances.

Alans wrestling tournament; Iran win two medals 09 Dec 2019

Alans wrestling tournament; Iran win two medals

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iranian freestyle wrestlers claimed two medals at the Alans wrestling tournament. Mohammad Javad Ebrahimi claimed a silver medal at the 92kg and Amirhossein Zare seized a bronze in the 120kg. The team is headed by Ebrahim Mehrban and Oveis Mallah. The Alans wrestling tournament in Ossetia is now in its third year […]

Iran Reacts to UWW’s Decision to Postpone Greco-Roman World Cup 25 Nov 2019

Iran Reacts to UWW’s Decision to Postpone Greco-Roman World Cup

Spokesman of Iran Wrestling Federation Hassan Rangraz criticized United World Wrestling for postponing the 2019 Greco-Roman World Cup.

Iran’s GR Team Wraps U23 World Champs with 6 Medals 05 Nov 2019

Iran’s GR Team Wraps U23 World Champs with 6 Medals

TEHRAN (Iran News) – A total of six medals – including three golds – saw Iran’s GR team claim the top spot at the 2019 World U23 Wrestling Championships in Budapest, capital of Hungary. On Sunday, Mohammad-Reza Geraei routed Azerbaijan’s Sanan Suleymanov 7-0 in the men’s 72kg final. Valentin Petic of Moldova and Ukrainian Maksym […]

Behnam Ehsanpour Wins Bronze at World Wrestling Championships 23 Sep 2019

Behnam Ehsanpour Wins Bronze at World Wrestling Championships

Iranian freestyle wrestler Behnam Ehsanpour claimed a bronze medal at the 2019 World Wrestling Championships on Sunday.