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Iranian female karateka wins Asian Games bronze

Jakarta, Iranian female karateka bagged a bronze medal for her country from Asian Games 2018.

Following a defeat versus her Kazakh opponent, Pegah Zangeneh in -68 kg was added to the list of probability chart.

On the chart she beat her Uzbek rival 3-0.

In the ranking fight, the Iranian karateka could prove her supremacy over a Vietnamese fighter 10-0 and won the bronze medal.

The Iranian karate team, including men and women, has bagged one gold, three silver and two bronze medals at the Asian Games.

The games hosted by Indonesia began on August 18 and will be wrapped up on September 2.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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