Sep 22, 2018, 6:20 PM
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Iran Judo athlete bags world bronze medal

Tehran, Sept 22, IRNA - Mohammad Mohammadi Barimanlou Iranian Judo athlete bagged valuable bronze medal of world championship for Iran in -73kg category.

The adult judo championship campaign started on Thursday with 758 Judo athletes from 125 countries in Baku, Azerbaijan.

The national team of Iran has participated with, Mohammad Mohammadi Barimanlou', Saeed Molaie' and Javad Mahjub and Mohammad Mansouri as the couch.

On Saturday, the competitions in -73 kg of men were held, with Mohammadi Barimanlou first defeated the rivals from North Korea and Kyrgyzstan.

He recently won the Asian Bronze medal in Jakarta by defeating Tomi Makias, the third in World from Sweden, and then by defeating Tetya Casgi from Moldova reached quarterfinals.

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