14 May 2019 - 19:34
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Iran judoka ranks 1st in Baku Grand Slam

Baku, May 14, IRNA - Iranian Judo fighter Vahid Nouri in the weight category of – 90kg hit all his rivals and ranked first in Baku Grand Slam 2019.

Nouri earlier knocked out fighters from Brazil, Georgia and France and advanced to semi-final match.

In semi-final match, he knocked out Russia and advanced to final match against Azeri rival.

After defeating his Azeri rival, Nouri ranked first in the event.

The event was held with the attendance of 235 Judoka from 35 countries.

The Baku Grand Slam was organized by International Blind Sports Federation, International Judo Federation, National Olympic Committee and Azerbaijan Sports and Youth's Ministry.

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