Apr 28, 2019 17:45 Asia/Tehran [Updated: Feb 04, 2020 14:04 Asia/Tehran]
  • Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers conquer Asia peak

The Iranian Greco-Roman wrestling team won the Asian Championship with 4 gold and 3 bronze medals.

Iran Press/Iran news: Asian Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship in Xi'an, China came to the end on Sunday with Iranian wrestlers winning the championship in a clean sweep. 

Mohammad Reza Geraei in the weight category of 72kg received the gold medal, Saeed Abd Vali awarded gold medal for the highest achievement in the weight category of 82 kg, Hussein Nouri grabbed the gold medal in final match of the weight category of 87 kg and Amir Ghasemi Manjesi in the weight category of 130 kg also won the first title with gold.

Saman Abd vali in the weight category of 63 kilograms, Mohammad Ali Geraiee in the weight category of 77 kilograms and Mahdi Ali yari in the weight category of 97 kilograms, got bronze medals.

Iranian heroes earned 165 points as champions to outperform Uzbekistan with 163 points and Kazakhstan with 134 points. 103/211/213

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