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Iran air gun team world runner-up

Tehran, Iran's junior mixed team received the silver medal of the 10m Air Rifle Mixed Team Junior Final at the Changwon International Shooting Range in South Korea.

Iran's team that consisted of Armina Sadeghian, 16, and Amir Mohammad Nekounam, 20, became the runner-up with 836.2 points.

The other Iranian team, consisting of Fatemeh Karamzadeh and Amir-Siavash Zolfaghari, ranked tenth.

Italy's Marco Suppini, 19, and Sofia Benetti, 16, and India's Shreya Agrawal,17, and Divyansh Singh Panwar, 15, won the gold and silver medals respetively.

The 52nd International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Championship and competitions for Olympics 2020 quota started on September 1st and will finish on September 15.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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