Feb 25, 2019, 12:22 PM
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Iranian disabled runners grab 2 medals in UAE Grand Prix

Tehran, Feb 25, IRNA – Iranian athletes have received one gold and a silver medal in the World Para Athletics Grand Prix 2019.

During the first day of the event, Iran's Mehran Nekouie Majd snatched a gold medal in Shot Puts F34 category.

Iraq and the Czech Republic ranked second and third, respectively.

Meanwhile in discus throw field, Faezeh Dibaei ranked second to grab a silver.

Algerian athletes stood on the first and third places.

Iranian squad consisting of eight male and two female athletes attended the event.

The World Para Athletics Grand Prix 2019 will be underway until February 27 in Dubai.

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