13 August 2019 - 20:06
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Iranian karatekas grabs 2 golds at Chinese Police World Championships

Beijing, Aug 13, IRNA – Iranian karate fighters Abolghasem Paydar and Mohsen Papee on Tuesday bagged two gold medals in 65-kg and 70-kg weight categories at Chinese Police World Championships in which athletes from 80 countries are to compete in Chengdu, China (August 8 -18).

The tournament known as the Police Olympics is to be held every five years.

The Islamic Republic of Iran's Law Enforcement Team consists of seven athletes has participated in judo, karate, taekwondo as well as Stair-climbing.

Earlier in the tournament, Ghaffar Mirzaee grabbed one gold medal in 73-kg competition in judo and Ali Matin bagged one silver medal in 100-kg in the same field. 

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