Iran wins one gold, one silver medal at Karate 1-Premier League

Tehran, Feb 17, IRNA – Iranian Karatekas bagged one gold medal and a silver at the last day of 2019 Karate 1-Premier League.

Iran’s Bahman Asgari defeated his Italian rival 2-0 at the final game to win the gold medal while his compatriot Ali Fadakar lost the final game to his Turkish rival 2-1 to win the silver medal.

The tournament, which began in the UAE on Friday, will come to an end later today.

Earlier in the day, Iranian Karatekas won seven bronze medals in different weight categories.

The competitions are seen as a venue for gaining point to qualify for 2020 Olympic Games.

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