IRANINFO.DK - Iranian news site based in Denmark

May 29th
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Sport All Sports Iran freestyle team win 2019 Cadet Asian Championship

Iran freestyle team win 2019 Cadet Asian Championship

E-mail Print PDF
Iran freestyle team win 2019 Cadet Asian Championship

TEHRAN – Iran freestyle team claimed the title of the 2019 Cadet Asian Wrestling Championship on Sunday in Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan.

Iran claimed the championship with 212 points, winning seven gold medals, one silver and one bronze.

India and Kazakhstan finished in second and third place with 157 and 145 points, respectively.

Ali Arab (45kg), Rahman Amoozad Khalili (48kg), Ali Gholizadegan (51kg), Amirhossein Motaghi (60kg), Amirhossein Firoozpour (80kg), Soheil Yousefi (92kg) and Salar Habibi (110kg) took seven gold medals.

Erfan Elahi claimed a silver at 60kg and Mehdi Veisi seized a bronze medal at 55kg.

Iran Greco-Roman wrestling team had already won the title in the competition.



Mount Damavand is the highest peak in Iran and the highest volcano in Asia.

Travel tips

Things to Know Before Trip
One of the most important things to remember is that Iranians aren’t Arabs, they’re Persian. They speak Farsi (and other dialects), not Arabic, and some people might feel offended if you great them with Arabic words.
  • What’s the best time to travel to Iran?
  • Iranian don’t hate Americans
  • Iran is a great place for backpacking

Join our Social Sites :

Video - Tour

Facebook Page