Iranian Judoka Barimanlou Wins Bronze at Asian Games

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian judo practitioner Mohammad Barimanlou claimed a bronze medal at the 2018 Asian Games on Thursday.

Barimanlou won the bronze in the men's under-73kg evet at Jakarta Convention Center Plenary Hall.

Japanese Shohei Ono claimed the gold medal after beating An Chang-rim from South Korea.

The 2018 Asian Games, officially known as the 18th Asian Games and also known as Jakarta Palembang 2018, is a pan-Asian multi-sport event. The event is underway from 18 August to 2 September in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

The athletes compete in 465 events across 40 sports and 67 disciplines.

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