Iran Claims 4 Freestyle golds on Final Day, Wins Team Title at Cadet Asian C’ships

(IranSportsPress.com-UnitedWorldWrestling)- Winning four gold medals on last day of Cadet Asian Championships, Iran grabbed the freestyle team title at the Bangkok Youth Center of Thailand. India came second, while Kazakhstan placed third. Seyed Erfan JAFARIAN secured the gold medal at 46kg with an impressive performance against Yelaman KADYRSEIT (KAZ), winning by 10-0 technical fall in

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Iran’s climber Reza Alipour wins gold at The World Games 2017 [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iranian speed climber Reza Alipour won the country’s first gold medal in The World Games history on Sunday. Alipour registered multiple times below 5.70 seconds on route to winning the first gold medal. His opponent Danyil Boldyrev from Ukraine had a false start in the game. Stanislav Kokorin from Russia won the bronze medal.

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Iran Greco-Roman team wins cadet Asian Championships

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran’s Greco-Roman team captured the title of the 2017 Cadet Asian Championships. In the competition held in the Bangkok Youth Center of Thailand, the Iranian team won three gold medals, five silvers and one bronze. Iran won the title with 87 points. Kazakhstan finished in second place with 77 points, winning four gold medals, one

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AFC U-23 Championship Qualifiers: Group A – Iran beat Kyrgyzstan(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- The Islamic Republic of Iran emerged as the early leaders of Group A in the 2018 AFC U-23 Championship qualifiers thanks to a 2-1 win over hosts Kyrgyzstan Republic on Wednesday. With Ali Gholizadeh pulling the strings early on, Iran looked the more dangerous, however it was to be Kyrgyz Republic who were to take

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Iran’s shot putter Ali Samari bags gold at Asian Athletic Championships

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Ali Samari won the gold medal in the Men’s Shot Put at the 22nd Asian Athletics Championships on Friday. The Iranian athlete went on the podium with a throw of 19.80 meters. The silver medal went to Indian Tajinder Pal Singh Toor who threw 19.77 meters. Kazakhstan’s Ivan Ivanov won the bronze medal with

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Sarmayeh Bank Wins Asian Club Volleyball Championship

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Sarmayeh Bank claimed the title of the 2017 Asian Men’s Club Volleyball Championship on Thursday for the second time in a row. The Iranian team defeated Toyoda Gosei Trefuerza from Japan in straight sets (39–37, 25-14, 25-23) in the tournament’s final match. Al Arabi of Qatar beat Kazakhstan’s Altay 3-1 (25–22, 13–25, 20–25, 19–25)

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2017 FIVB U-21 World Championship: Iran beats Argentina

(IranSportsPress.comFIVB)-  Iran played in the first classification playoff for the fifth place at the FIVB Volleyball Men’s U21 World Championship in Brno on Saturday and, hardly to anyone’s surprise, it went over five sets. This was the sixth consecutive five-setter for the Iranian team at the tournament and this time it was Amirhossein Esfandiar who led the team to

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Iran wins three Silver and one Bronze Medals at 2017 World Taekwondo Championships

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- The Iranian delegation snatched four medal at the 2017 World Taekwondo Championships in Muju, South Korea. In the men’s under-54kg category, Iran’s Armin Hadipour lost to South Korean Kim Tae-Hun, bronze medallist at the 2016 Rio Olympics, 10-6 to in the final match. Mirhashem Hosseini from Iran lost to China’s Zhao Shuai 11-5 in

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Iran lose to Poland, fail to qualify for FIVB Volleyball U21 World Championship semis

(IranSportsPress.com-FIVB)- Iran failed to book a place at the FIVB Volleyball Men’s U21 World Championship after losing to Poland on Thursday. The Persians were defeated against their powerhouse European opponent 3-2 (27-29, 25-21, 20-25, 25-20, 15-11) in Pool E. Tomasz Fornal was the best scorer for his team with 20 points. Bartosz Kwolek and captain

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Iran’s volleyball young star Manavinezhad joins Italy’s BluVolley Verona

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Italian Serie A1 volleyball club BluVolley Verona have completed the signing of Iranian outside hitter Mohammadjavad Manavinezhad. The 21-year-old player has joined the Italian club on a one-year contract. The details of the contract have not been released. Manavinezhad was one of Iran’s key players in the 2017 FIVB World League. The good performance of

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