Sep 3, 2021, 9:19 AM
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Iranian javelin thrower breaks record, wins Paralympic gold

Tokyo, IRNA – Iran Paralympian who has participated in the Tokyo Paralympics in the F54 competition class broke the record and received the gold medal in the javelin throw.

Hamed Amiri threw the javelin for 31.27 meters in his first throw and broke the Paralympics record.

In his fourth throw, he broke the world and Paralympics again with 31.35 meters.

Athletes from Russia and the US came second and third.

Amiri's gold medal was Iran’s 10th in the games.

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


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