Iran to host Asian Kabaddi games

Gorgan, Oct 8, IRNA – Iran's Golestan province will host the Kabaddi Asian tournament in November this year, a local official said on Sunday.

Director General of Youth Affairs and Sports Office in the northern Golestan province Bahman Tayyebi told Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) that the tournament will run on November 19-25 in the provincial capital city, Gorgan.

Ten countries have announced their readiness to participate in the tournament for men and women, according to the official.

Golestan is one of Iran's top provinces concerning the sport Kabaddi, and a number of residents of the province have gained numerous achievements as members of Iran's national team.

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