Dec 25, 2017, 1:26 PM
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Iran karate fighters rank 1st in Iran Zamin Cup

Karaj, Dec 25, IRNA – Iranian karatekas stood first in the 13th Iran Zamin Cup held in Tehran.

Armenia ranked second and Georgia stood third in the event, head of Alborz Province Karate Committee Mohammad Akrami told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) on Monday.

“Iranian women fighters received 7 gold, 3 silver and 9 bronze medals,” he said.

“In kata category, Asghar Taherabadi snatched a gold medal and Ali Akbar Behzadi received a silver medal,” Akrami said.

“Iran’s Miaad Yari grabbed a silver medal in adult section and Esmaeel Motamedi, Shayan Emranzade and Ahmadreza Kude received gold medals in youth section,” he noted.

The 13th Iran Zamin Cup was held on December 21-22 in Tehran.

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