Iran Freestyle Team Draws with USA at World Cup

(IranSportsPress.com – Tasnim) – Iranian national wrestling team has been drawn along with host USA, Azerbaijan, and India in the Freestyle World Cup.

Russia, Georgia, Turkey and Mongolia form Group A.

USA will host the Men’s Freestyle World Cup in June 11 and 12 at The Forum in Los Angeles.

The Greco-Roman World Cup will feature Russia, Belarus, Germany and Kazakhstan in Group A, while Group B has Azerbaijan, Turkey, Ukraine and host Iran, unitedworldwrestling wrote.

The Greco-Roman World Cup will be competed May 19 and 20 in Shiraz, Iran.

This year will be the third in a row that Iran and the United States have hosted the Greco-Roman and freestyle World events, respectively.

Azerbaijan is the defending Greco-Roman World Cup champion, having won their first–ever title last year in Tehran.

Iran is the defending Freestyle World Cup champion having bested the United States in last year’s gold medal final.