Iran freestylers bag 2 gold in Turkish tournament

Tehran, April 20 IRNA – Iranian Free-style wrestlers Mohammad Sadeq Firouzpour and Alireza Abdollahi won gold medals in 70 kg and 92 kg weight categories in Turkey International Tournament.

The preliminary competitions were held on Friday and Ali Reza Rekabi in the weight category of 97kg advanced to final match.

In 70kg weight category, Firouzpour defeated rivals from Turkey in the first round and Kyrgyzstan for the second and third rounds and advanced to the final match.

In the final match he overpowered Azeri rival and grabbed a gold medal.

Abdollahi, in 92 kg weight category, hit Georgia, Turkey and advanced to final stage.

In final match, he defeated Azerbaijan and received a gold medal.

The event will be underway until April 21 in Antalya, Turkey.
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