Dec 27, 2017, 5:22 PM
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Iranian jockey books ticket for 2018 Summer Youth Olympics

Zanjan, Dec 27, IRNA – Iranian jockey Pouriya Ghaffar Oughli Zanjani has qualified for 2018 Summer Youth Olympics due to be held in Buenos Aires.

This is the first time that a jockey from Iran qualifies for Youth Olympic Games, Rahim Hassani, the head of horse-racing committee of the Iranian northwestern province of Zanjan told IRNA on Wednesday.

He said that the qualification of the Iranian athlete has been announced by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA).

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