Aug 6, 2017, 12:50 PM
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Iranian disabled athlete receives 2 golds in Switzerland

Bushehr, Aug 6, IRNA – Iranian disabled female athlete Fatemeh Ansari grabbed 2 gold medals in Nottwil 2017 World Para Athletics Junior Championships, held in Switzerland, a sport official said on Sunday.

In discus throw field, Ansari having the record of 22.19 meters ranked first, Head of Bushehr disabled squad Ebrahim Bahrani told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Sunday.

Ansari also received gold medal in shot put field, Bahrani added.

Iran squad has so far received seven gold, five silver and four bronze medals during three days on competitions.

Iran, with 24 athletes, participated in the event which was held on August 3-6 in Nottwil, Switzerland.

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