Four Iranian wrestlers advance to Bulgaria semifinals
Tehran, Four Iranian GrecoRoman wrestlers advanced to semifinal stage of the World Championships which is underway in Bulgaria.
In 48 kg weight category, Amir Reza Deh Bozorgi defeated Ukraine, Russia and advanced to semifinal match to stand against Kazakhstan.
In 55 kg, Sajjad Abbas Pour, hit Armenia but he was overpowered by Russian rival and advanced to semifinals.
Hojjat Rezaei in 65 kg, overshined Moldova, Sweden and entered quarterfinals.
He then defeated Azerbaijan and advanced semifinal match to stand against Tajikistan.
In 80 kg weight category, Kamran Arqash defeated Turkey and Japan.
In quarterfinals, he hit Russia and advanced to semifinals to compete with Ukraine.
Iranian wrestler, Shahrokh Mikaili overpowered Greece.
In quarterfinals, he defeated Japan and entered semifinals.
The World Championships will be underway in Sofia until August 4.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA