Jul 13, 2019, 3:14 AM
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Iran archers snatch silver in 2019 Universiade

Tehran, July 12, IRNA- Iranian archery team received a silver medal at the 30th Summer Universiade in Naples, Italy.

Iranian squad tied with Turkish rival and stood on the second place after Turkey in the golden arrow.  

This is while, Mexico ranked third and the US stood on the fourth place.

Iranian team with 42 athletes took part in the competition of Universiade 2019.

The team had 62 members at the latest event of Universiade in Taiwan. They won 23 medals (8 gold, 4 silver and 11 bronze medals) and ranked 10th at the event.

The 30th edition of Universiade of university students will be underway until July 14 in Naples, Italy.

The Universiade is an international multi-sport event, organized for university athletes by the International University Sports Federation. The name is a combination of the words "University" and "Olympiad".


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