Mohammadian wins another silver medal for Iran in weight throw in Rio Paralympics

( | IRNA)- Iranian athlete Sajjad Mohammadian received another silver medal for the Iranian squad in weight throw in 2016 Rio Olympics.

Mohammadian registered the record of 14.31 meters in Class F42 of weight throw to rank second.

Iran has already received two other silver medals in track and field by Saman Pakbaz and Alireza Qale Nasseri.

The 15th edition of Paralympic games officially began in the Brazilian capital on September 18. Iran has attended the event with 111 athletes, 88 of them are men and 23 others are women.