Shahriar IAU Student Seizes Gold for Iran in Asian Games

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 11:09

Iranian freestyle wrestler snatched a gold medal at the 2018 Asian Games on Sunday.

According to an ISCA report, Alireza Karimi, Shahriar IAU student, in men’s 97kg, beat Japanese Takeshi Yamaguchi 11-0 and Uzbekistan’s Magomed Ibragimov 4-2 to reach the final.

He then gained a 6-0 victory over Kyrgyzstan’s Magomed Musaev and grabbed a gold medal for his country.

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 scheduled to be held from 18 August to 2 September in the Indonesian cities of Jakarta and Palembang.

So far, Iranian athletes have seized two gold, two silver and one bronze medals and stands fourth in the medals table.

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