Iran wins freestyle wrestling tournament
Tehran (KNA) - The Iran men’s freestyle wrestling team has featured awe-inspiring performances at the 38th edition of International Senior Freestyle Wrestling Tournament ‘Takhti Cup’ to be crowned the champion of the prestigious international sports event.
The Iranian wrestlers earned 16 medals (four golds, five silvers and seven bronzes) and 200 points to win the top honor. Athletes from Turkey notched 143 points to rank second, and were followed by Georgians who racked up 84 points.
The 38th edition of International Senior Freestyle Wrestling Tournament ‘Takhti Cup’ opened at the indoor Shahid Poursharifi Arena in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz on February 8, 2018, and finished the following day.