Iran’s Yazdani wins bronze medal at Wrestling World C’ships

Tasnim – Hassan Yazdani from Iran claimed a bronze medal at the freestyle Wrestling World Championships on Sunday.

The Iranian wrestler won the bronze after beating Russian Dauren Kurugliev 11-5 in the 86kg.

The gold medal went to David Morris Taylor from the USA who defeated Turkey’s Fatih Erdin 12-2 in the final match.

More than 850 wrestlers from 97 countries are competing in Budapest to win one of the 30 world titles in freestyle, Greco-Roman and women’s wrestling.

The championships will run through Oct. 28.