TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Hossein Askari from Iran took a bronze medal at the men’s individual time trial in the 2014 Asian Games on Saturday.
Alexey Lutsenko from Kazakhstan won the gold medal, clocking 50:28.78 minutes and Evgenii Vakker from Kyrgyzstan finished in second place with 51:01.69 minutes.
Some 9,500 athletes from 45 countries are competing at the Games, the world’s second-biggest multi-sport event after the summer Olympics, with 439 gold medals in 36 sports up for grabs.
Iran has participated in the games with 276 athletes in 22 sports.
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