Iran gains 3 gold medals in Takhti Cup Free-Style

Takhti cupKermanshah, Feb 12, IRNA – Iran pocketed three gold medals in the Free-Style event of the the 35th annual freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling tournament (Takhti Cup) in Kermanshah on Thursday.
The gold medals were brought to Iran camp by Yunes Sarmasti (57kg), Behnam Ehsanpour (61kg) and Parviz Hadi (125kg).

Iran had already gained two gold medals in the Greco-Roman category of the Takhti Cup Tournament.

The Iranian gold medalists were Mostafa Salehizadeh (98kg) and Bashir Babajanzadeh (120kg).

Ukraine and Azerbaijan also received two gold medals.

The 35th annual freestyle and Greco-Roman Wrestling tournament is underway in the Iranian western province of Kermanshah from February 12 to 13.

A total of 17 teams from all over have participated in the competitions.

By IRNA