Iran advance to World Beach Handball Championship

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran defeated Vietnam in the sixth edition of the Asian Beach Handball Championship third-place match on Monday. The Persian confirmed their spot at the 2018 IHF World Beach Handball Championship. Team Melli beat Vietnam 2-1 (15-10, 16-20, 8-6) in Pattaya, Thailand. Qatar also beat Oman 2-0 in the final match and won the title

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Iran’s freestyle team wins another Asian Wrestling Championship title

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran claimed the title of the Asian Freestyle Wrestling Championship in New Delhi, India on Sunday. The Iranian team won three gold medals, one silver and four bronzes in the competition, sealing the title with 71 points. Japan came second with 55 points and Uzbekistan finished in third place with 49 points. Behnam Ehsanpour

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Iran wins Asian Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran claimed the title of the 2017 Asian Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship on Thursday. The Iranian team won three gold medals and one bronze in the competition underway in New Delhi, India. Ramin Taheri claimed a gold medal in the 80kg, beating South Korean Kim June-hyoung. Mostafa Salehizadeh took the gold medal in the 98kg

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Iran win 2nd Asian Men’s U23 Volleyball Championship title

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran defeated Japan in straight sets (27-25, 26-24, 25-20) to win the 2nd Asian Men’s U23 Volleyball Championship for the second time. The match was held in front of more than 6,000 cheering fans at the Rezazadeh Hall in Ardabil. Juan Cichello’s boys started the competition with a 3-0 victory over Pakistan in the group

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Iran win Asian Weightlifting Championships title

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran won the title of the 2017 Asian Weightlifting Championships in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan on Saturday. The Iranian team finished in first place with 562 points. China came second with 548 points and Uzbekistan finished in third place, bagging 511 points. The Iranian team won one gold medal, two silvers and one bronze in the event.

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Iran win bronze in 2017 Greco-Roman World Cup in Abadan

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Defending champion Iran rolled over Turkey, 6-2, in the bronze-medal dual of the Greco-Roman World Cup 2017 in Abadan, southwest of Iran. Rio 2016 champions Roman VLASOV (75kg) and Davit CHAKVETADZE (85kg) from Russia led a convoy of world and Olympic Games medalists to a 5-3 victory over Azerbaijan to lift its first Greco-Roman

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AFC Champions League | Group D- Meet the teams: Persepolis Tehran

(IranSportsPress.com | the-afc)- Iran giants Persepolis narrowly missed winning the 2015-16 Iran Pro League title when they were pipped to the post on goal difference by Esteghlal Khouzestan. However, their second-place finish ensured a return to the continental stage after missing out last year. Two years ago the Tehran-based club equaled their best ever performance

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Kyle Snyder: Iran’s World Cup competition better than Rio Olympics

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Olympic gold medalist Kyle Snyder says that the 2017 Freestyle World Cup has been the best tournament he has ever participated in. USA Wrestling Team finished in second place after suffering a 5-3 defeat to Iran in Kermanshah on Friday. Snyder beat Amir Mohammadi 6-0 at 96kg category. Snyder said his mother had been a

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Iran claims 2017 Freestyle World Cup

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian national freestyle wrestling team won the 2017 Freestyle World Cup for sixth time in a row on Friday. The Iranian team defeated strong USA Wrestling Team 5-3 in the western Iranian city of Kermanshah in front of vibrant spectators. Iran has already defeated Turkey, Mongolia and India in group action. Azerbaijan won the

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2017 Free-Style World Cup: Iran, Azerbaijan, crush Turkey, Russia

(IranSportsPress.com-MehrNews)- In the first round of Free Style World Cup in Kermanshah, Iran and Azerbaijan have crushed Turkey and Russia, respectively to take the first blood. Iran’s western provincial center of Kermanshah hosts Free Style World Cup 2017 where in two groups, world’s dominant national squads compete in direct matches. In the first date, Iran won

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