Iran Greco-Roman Wrestlers Win Three Bronze Medals at U-23 Worlds

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Greco-Roman team claimed three bronze medals at the U-23 World Wrestling Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland.

Iran Greco-Roman Wrestlers Win Three Bronze Medals at U-23 Worlds

The competition brought more than 400 wrestlers from 34 countries together.

In 66kg, Amin Yavar Kavianinejad claimed a bronze medal. The gold medal went to Shmagi Bolkvadze after the Georgian defeated Alen Mirzoyan from Russia.  

Farshad Belfakeh from Iran also seized a bronze medal in the 71kg. Daniel Cataraga from Moldova claimed the gold medal, beating Hungarian Robert Fritsch.

And Payam Bouyeri took Iran’s third bronze in the event. Turkey’s Fatih Cengiz and Gela Bolkvadze from Georgia won the gold and silver respectively in the 75kg.

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