Iranian Sabrist Pakdaman Wins Bronze at World Cup
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Ali Pakdaman from Iran claimed a bronze medal at the World Cup Sabre de Wolodyjowski 2018 on Saturday.
He started the campaign with a 15-7 win over Miklos Pech from Hungary. Pakdaman beat Russian Dmitriy Danilenko 15-13 and defeated his compatriot Motaba Abedini 15-7 in his third match.
Pakdaman beat Hungarian Andras Szatmari 15-11 but failed to advance to the final match after losing to world No.1 Bongil Gu from South Korea.
Gu won the gold medal after beating Germany's Matyas Szabo 15-10 in the final match.