Oct 10, 2018, 1:44 PM
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Para archer bags Asian bronze for Iran

Tehran, Oct 10, IRNA – Iranian para archer snatched a bronze medal in Asian Para Games 2018 held in Jakarta, Indonesia on Wednesday.

Majid Kakoush defeated his South Korean rival in the third place playoff with a narrow 141-140 lead and ranked third.

Another Iranian representative Mohammadreza Zandi will compete with Chinese para archer in this class’ final match.

The third Asian Para Games, hosted by Jakarta, are being held on October 8-16, with 2,880 athletes from 41 countries competing against each other in 13 disciplines.

A total of 209 Iranian athletes have taken part in the eight-day competitions.

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