Mianeh IAU Students End individual Career with Gold

Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 11:17

Iran’s Saeid Rajabi trounced Lee Seung-hwan in the 87-kg category to win his second consecutive Universiade gold.

According to an ISCA report, students of Mianeh Islamic Azad University have put in glowing performances at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade and ranked first at the end of the high-status international event.

Rajabi is a two-time Asian World Championships gold medalist, and won gold at the last Universiade in the 80-kg event. Chinese Taipei's Liu Wei-ting lost to Rajabi in both last year's World Championships and at the previous Universiade.

Mirhashem Hosseini in the men's 63kg weight class gold medal match, overcame his South Korean rival, 29-11, and he then defeated his Indian opponent, 20-0, as well as beating a competitor from Chile 20-0. In the final stage, he contended with Lucas Guzmán, Argentina, with the result of 17-5 and won the gold medal in this tournament. The two proudly waved their national flag together.

The Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade includes the following 14 compulsory sports (athletics, basketball, fencing, football, artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, judo, aquatics (swimming, open water), water polo, diving, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, and taekwondo), 7 optional sports (archery, badminton, baseball, golf, roller sports, weightlifting and wushu) and 1 demonstration sport (billiards) chosen by the host city.

Related News

Iran Female Shooters Rank 6th in Napoli 2019

1398/4/15 10:44

Iranian Student Snatches Bronze in Napoli 2019

1398/4/15 08:56

Italy to Host 30th Summer Universiade

1397/10/23 12:21

Mianeh IAU Student Becomes Champion in World Military Taekwondo Tournament

1397/9/12 09:37

Karaj SAMA IAU Student Shines in 2018 Youth Olympic Games

1397/7/28 08:26

Italy to Host the 30th Summer Universiade

1397/7/24 10:11

Mianeh IAU Students Shine in at 2018 Asian Games

1397/6/3 08:26

Mianeh IAU Students Shine in 2018 Asian Taekwondo C’ship

1397/3/8 14:41

IAU Taekwondo Team Becomes Champion in World Cup in Abidjan

1396/9/16 14:07

DS7 Crossback to be Coming to Iranian Auto Market

1396/9/13 14:45

Mianeh IAU Student Snatches Bronze in WT G-1 Open Qualification Tournament

1396/9/5 10:49

Rasht IAU Student Shines in 2017 World Taekwondo Grand Prix

1396/8/2 09:36

Mashhad IAU Student Shines at 2017 Summer Universiade

1396/6/14 09:14

SAMA Kan IAU Student Grab Bronze at 29th Summer Universiade

1396/6/13 10:29

SAMA IAU Students Bring Honor in 2017 World Taekwondo Hanmadang

1396/5/13 00:36

Mianeh IAU Student Shines at World Taekwondo Championships

1396/4/12 16:53

IAU Students Shine in 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

1396/3/1 09:48

Behshahr IAU Bags Silver medal in Asian Taekwondo Championships

1395/2/8 12:57

Bardsir IAU Student to Compete in ITF Taekwon-Do World Championships

1395/1/1 17:36

Mianeh IAU Student Runner-up in Taekwondo World Cup

1394/9/30 17:19

Karaj IAU Bags Two Gold Medals in Taekwondo

1394/6/22 12:05

Opinions


Popular News

Latest News