Iranian Greco-Roman Wrestlers Win Three Bronze Medals at World C’ships

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran Greco-Roman wrestlers claimed three bronze medals at the First Day of the World Wrestling Championships in Paris, France on Monday. In the bronze medal bouts, Iran snared medals in three of the finals. Mohammadali Geraei was one point away from losing by technical fall to 2016 world silver medalist Daniel Cataraga from Moldavia

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FIVB Volleyball Boy’s U-19 World Championship: Iran seizes fourth straight win

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran defeated Czech Republic in straight sets (25-22, 25-12, 25-19) to claim top spot in Pool D of the 2017 FIVB Volleyball Boy’s U-19 World Championship on Tuesday at Isa City Sports Hall. The Asian side conclude the Preliminary Round with a record of four wins in as many matches. Iran’s Porya Yali charted a

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Five Rio 2016 Free-Style Champs Greedy for Gold, But Only Four Can Succeed in Paris

(IranSportsPress.com-UnitedWorldWrestling)- Five freestyle champions from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games come to Paris hungry for yet another gold medal. But, at most, only four of these wrestlers can leave the City of Light with a little more swagger in their walk and some golden swag in their hand luggage. Vladimir KHINCHEGASHVILI (GEO), Hassan YAZDANI CHARATI

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Iran becomes runners-up at FIBA Asia Cup 2017 [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-FIBA)- Australia became the first-ever FIBA Asia Cup champions after beating Iran 79-56 in Sunday’s Final in Beirut. The Boomers jumped out to a 12-2 lead early on and never looked back on route to a comfortable victory. Brad Newley had a team-high 18 points for Australia, while Daniel Kickert added 14 and Mitch Creek, the team’s leading scorer

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FIBA Asia Cup: Iran knock out hosts Lebanon to advance to Semi-Finals [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-FIBA)- Iran will advance to play Korea in the FIBA Asia Cup Semi-Finals after an 80-70 victory over Lebanon in their Quarter-Final on Wednesday evening. Hamed Haddadi had a monster 20-point, 20-rebound double double; the first 20-20 game of the tournament, Sajjad Mashayekhi had a number of key plays, and Mohammad Jamshidi had 24 points whilst

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Iran advance to FIBA Asia Cup quarter-final

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran beat Jordan 83-71 in the battle of the two undefeated teams in Group A of the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup on Sunday. Another near triple-double from Hamed Hadadi (17 points, 7 rebounds and 9 assists), and Behnam Yakhchali’s 20-point, 10-rebound double-double proved to be enough for Iran, who finish atop of Group A at 3-0.

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Iran beats South Korea, China and Kazakhstan and book ticket for 2018 World Championships

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran, the only Asian team competing in the FIVB World League Group 1 this season, qualified for the 2018 FIVB Men’s World Championships. On Sunday, the Iranian team eased past Kazakhstan 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-16) in Pool A at the 6,000-seater Rezazadeh Stadium. Iran have already defeated South Korea and China in the five-day tournament.

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Iran wins 2017 junior Greco-Roman World Championship title after 34 years [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-UnitedWorldWrestling.org)- Defending champion Zviadi PATARIDZE (GEO) eased to a 6-2 victory over challenger Roman KIM (KGZ) on Sunday and claimed his third title at the Junior Wrestling World Championships. Pataridze rolled up three technical falls at 120kg in the morning session at Tampere Exhibition and Sport Center and appeared headed to a fourth in the

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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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