Great Satan 1-2 Iran: the most politically charged match in World Cup history

(IranSportsPress – The Guardian) Eoin O’Callaghan – Iran’s surprise start in Russia comes 20 years after a breakout win over the USA in a match fraught with political underpinnings. There was a small rubber ball, dusty streets and not much else. This was Jalal Talebi’s childhood growing up in Tehran in the 1950s. Every day,

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Iran ready to defend title at Freestyle Wrestling World Cup[VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com | TehranTimes)- Iran dispatched 16 wrestlers to Los Angeles for the 2016 Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup. The competition will be held in Inglewood, California, June 11-12. Iran, who has won the last two World Cup team titles, will be headed by Rasoul Khadem in the competition. The World Cup is the annual international dual

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