Iran’s Yazdani Wins Bronze Medal at Wrestling World C’ships
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Hassan Yazdani from Iran claimed a bronze medal at the freestyle Wrestling World Championships on Sunday.
The Iranian wrestler won the bronze after beating Russian Dauren Kurugliev 11-5 in the 86kg.
The gold medal went to David Morris Taylor from the USA who defeated Turkey’s Fatih Erdin 12-2 in the final match.
More than 850 wrestlers from 97 countries are competing in Budapest to win one of the 30 world titles in freestyle, Greco-Roman and women's wrestling.
The championships will run through Oct. 28.