Iran Greco-Roman Team Comes 3rd at Vehbi Emre
- June, 20, 2021 - 20:01
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Greco-Roman wrestling team finished in third place at the Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan 2021.
Ramin Taheri seized a gold medal in the 87kg on Day 2. Hossein Asadi also claimed a silver in the 67kg.
Iran had already won five medals on Day 1.
On Day 1, Sajad Abbaspour and Pouya Dad Marz won a gold and a silver respectively in the 55kg.
Mohammad Reza Mokhtari also won a gold medal in the 72kg. Amin Kavianinejhad took a bronze medal in the class.
Meysam Dalkhani seized a bronze medal in the 63kg.
Russia won the title, followed by Turkey and Iran in the standing.
The tournament was held in Istanbul, Turkey on June 19-20.