Iran Claims 2017 Freestyle World Cup
Iranian national freestyle wrestling team won the 2017 Freestyle World Cup for sixth time in a row on Friday. As cited (Tasnim)
The Iranian team defeated strong USA Wrestling Team 5-3 in the western Iranian city of Kermanshah in front of vibrant spectators.
Iran has already defeated Turkey, Mongolia and India in group action.
Azerbaijan won the bronze medal after defeating Turkey 7-1.
IRAN (IRI) df. USA, 5-3
57 kg – Hassan Sabzali RAHIMI (IRI) df. Anthony Ramos (USA), 6-0
61 kg – Masoud Mahmoud ESMAEILPOORJOUYBARI (IRI) df. Logan Stieber (USA), 6-2
65 kg – Meysam Nasiri (IRI) df. Frank Aniello Molinaro (USA), 5-4
70 kg -Mostafa Hosseinkhani (IRI) df. James Green (USA), 2-0
74 kg – Jordan Ernest Burroughs (USA) df. Peyman Morteza YARAHMADI (IRI), 3-2
86 kg – David Taylor (USA), df. Hassan YAZDANI CHARATI (IRI), 8-4
97 kg -Kyle Frederick Snyder (USA) df. Amir Mohsen MOHAMMADI (IRI), 6-0
125 kg – Komeil Ghasemi (IRI) df. Nick Gwiazdowski (USA), 5-0