Aug 30, 2021, 7:52 PM
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Iranian squad wins 5th gold medal

Tokyo, IRNA – With the gold medal of Mehdi Owlad in the F11 shot put on Monday, the Iranian squad has now bagged five gold medals at Tokyo Paralympics.

Owlad had to compete with ten varied rivals including his compatriot Nourmohammad Arekhi.

He threw 14.43m in his fifth attempt of the six to receive the gold medal.

Tokyo Paralympics began on August 24 and will continue until September 5.


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