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Iran grabs gold at Asian skate champs

Tehran, Iranian athlete Mohammad Salehi received a gold medal at the 18th Asian Roller-Skating Championships, which is underway in Namwon, South Korea.

Salehi ranked first in the 100-meter speed category.

He had earlier snatched a bronze medal at the one-lap category.

The 18th Asian Roller-Skating Championships kicked off on September 4 and will end on September 14.

Iranian national roller-skate team has participated in the event in the speed, freestyle, and in-line skating categories in both men and women disciplines.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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