Jun 11, 2019, 11:13 PM
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Iran's Kurash team runner up in Uzbekistan champs

Tehran, June 11, IRNA – Iranian Kurash team ranked 2nd in the international kurash championships held in Uzbekistan.

Iranian squad received a gold, two silver and one bronze medals.

The event was held with the attendance of 7 male weights and 8 female weights.

The first position will be granted $3,000, the second one $2,000 and the third ranking will be given $1,000.

Kurash refers to a number of folk wrestling styles practiced in Central Asia.

Kurash wrestlers use towels to hold their opponents, and their goal is to throw their opponents off the feet.


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