Iran ranks 1st in WMC archery competitions
Iranian armed forces ranked 1st in the archery event of the World Military Championships (WMC).
Iranian squad, consisting of 15 athletes, received three gold, one silver and three bronze medals in compound and recurve fields, IRNA reported.
Iranian female armed forces snatched a gold and a silver medal in the compound field.
Russian rivals earned a silver medal in the field. In men’s compound field, Iranian team received a gold medal, Russia and Sri Lanka ranked second and third respectively.
In female compound category, Iran snatched a bronze medal.
Iranian athletes received a gold and a silver medal in men’s individual compound category.