Iranian Wrestlers Win Three Gold Medals in Asian Championship
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian freestyle wrestlers claimed three gold medals in the 2014 Asian Wrestling Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan.
On Tuesday, Ahmad Mohammadi claimed a gold medal in the 65 kg after beating Kang Jin-hyok from North Korea in the final match. The bronze medal went to Furkat Farmanov of Uzbekistan and Batchuluuny Batmagnai from Mongolia.
In the 86 kg, Meisam Mostafa Jokar defeated Aslan Kakhidze of Kazakhstan and won the gold medal.
Mongolian Orgodolyn Uitumen and Rashid Kurbanov from Uzbekistan seized the bronze jointly.
Komeil Ghasemi defeated Natsagsürengiin Zolboo of Mongolia in the 125 kg and bagged the gold medal.
Bronze medal went to Chinese Shang Hai and Daulet Shabanbay of Kazakhstan.
The 2014 Asian Wrestling Championships are being held at the Daulet Sport Complex in Astana, Kazakhstan.