Iran wins International Karate Championships

(IranSportsPress.com-IRNA) – The So-Kyokushin championships was held with the attendance of 10 foreign and 2 Iranian teams in Ahvaz on Feb 28-March 2. Iran, Pakistan, the UAE, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Azerbaijan, Zimbabwe, Brazil Japan, Kuwait Kurdistan, and Iraq participated in the event. In women section, Afghanistan and Sulaymaniyah teams ranked second and third, and in male

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FIFA told by Iran eventually women will be allowed at games

(IranSportsPress.com- AP Rob Harris) – FIFA is still waiting for Iran to allow women into soccer matches, and still resisting sanctioning the country. Just like predecessor Sepp Blatter five years ago, FIFA President Gianni Infantino has returned from a trip to Tehran with a reassurance from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that women won’t be shut

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Iran hold their nerve to reach FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup quarters(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Iran held their nerve to beat Nigeria 2-1 on penalties on Monday (local time) and advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. With the two sides level at 4-4 following extra-time, it was the Iranians who remained firm to emerge with the one point for a win via penalties

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Iran beaten by Italy in FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Italy beat Iran 5-4 in a wild, back-and-forth encounter to go top of Group B at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. The Italians took the lead through current tournament top scorer Gabriele Gori, who guided in a close-range effort with his chest. Asian champions Iran then responded with three unanswered goals.

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Carlos Queiroz calls up 23-men squad

IranSportsPress.com – Iran’s national team coach Carlos Queiroz invited 23 players for the upcoming friendly against Papua New-Guinea and the 2018 World Cup qualification fixture against Syria Surprisingly, Team Melli captain Andranik Teymourian and Alireza Haghighi have been left out of the squad. Ali Karimi and Sosha Makani have been invited after an one-year absence.

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AFC U-19 CHAMPIONSHIP: QATAR 1-1 IRAN(HD VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- A goal at either end for Abolfazl Razzaghpour gave Islamic Republic of Iran a 1-1 draw against defending champions Qatar in their AFC U-19 Championship Bahrain 2016 Group C encounter on Friday. Iran defender Razzaghpour was left to rue his misfortune at the Bahrain National Stadium as he deflected an Abdullah Abdulsalam

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Iran fully ready for South Korea challenge, Carlos Queiroz says

(Iransportspress.com | Tasnim) – Iranian national football team’s coach Carlos Queiroz said his players are fully ready for vital match against South Korea in the 2018 World Cup qualifier. Group A leader Iran will host second-placed Korea Republic at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday evening in a high-octane clash as both teams seek to solidify

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