Sep 3, 2021, 6:24 PM
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Iran Para-taekwondo fighter runner-up in Tokyo

Tokyo, IRNA – Iranian Para-taekwondo fighter Mehdi Pur Rahnama in the weight category of – 75kg ranked 2nd in Tokyo Paralympic Games.

During the final match, Pur Rahnama stood against Mexican rival and received a silver medal.

Argentinian and South Korean fighters snatched bronze medal.

Iranian taekwondoka had earlier defeated Turkish and Kazakh rivals.

Para-taekwondo competitions are being held for the first time meaning that Pur Rahnama’s silver medal was Iran’s first medal in this field.


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