Jan 2, 2019, 5:41 PM
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6 Iranian karatekas among world top fighters

Tehran, Jan 2, IRNA – Based on the latest ranking of the International Karate Federation, which was released in 2018, six Iranian karatekas were listed as the best players of the world.

The world federation ranking listed Sajjad Ganjzade, Zabihollah Pourshib, Bahman Asgari and Amir Mahdizadeh which have received 2nd, 4th , 5th and 7th rankings in their own weight category.

Earlier, Iranian karate fighters snatched colorful medals in Karate 1-Series A, held in Shanghai, China.

Mahdizadeh defeated Serbian, Thai and Iranian karate fighters and received a bronze medal.

Amir Mahdizadeh in the weight category of -67 kg earned a bronze medal.

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