Dec 22, 2019, 11:09 AM
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Iran wins gold medal in Thailand Rowing Cup

Tehran, Dec 22, IRNA – Iranian athlete Nazanin Malaei won a gold medal in the 2019 Asian Rowing Cup held in Thailand.

After receiving a gold medal in heavyweight single sculls, she snatched another gold medal in lightweight single sculls.

She stood in higher position compared with Kazakh and Vietnamese rivals and received a gold medal.

Rowing, sometimes referred to as crew in the United States, is a sport whose origins reach back to Ancient Egyptian times. It involves propelling a boat on water using oars.

By pushing against the water with an oar, a force is generated to move the boat.


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