Iran’s Ashourzadeh Wins Bronze at World Taekwondo Grand Prix
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Farzan Ashourzadeh of Iran claimed a bronze medal at the 2017 World Taekwondo (WT) Grand Prix in Rabat, Capital of Morocco on Saturday.
In the men's under 58kg competition, Ashourzadeh and Spaniard Jesus Tortosa Cabrera rounded out the podium by sharing the bronze medals.
South Korean Tae-Hun Kim sealed his country's second title by overcoming Carlos Navarro of Mexico in the gold medal encounter.
The WTF World Taekwondo Grand Prix was introduced by the World Taekwondo Federation in 2013 to provide a homogeneous system for qualification to the Olympic taekwondo competitions with four competitions per year in each event.