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Iranian gymnast bags bronze medal of 2018 Youth Olympic Games

Tehran, Iranian gymnast Reza Bohloulzade received a bronze medal in Pommel Horses field of the 2018 Youth Olympic Games.

It was the first time for Iran to snatch a medal in this category.

The closing ceremony of the third edition of Youth Olympic Games will be held in Buenos Aires on October 19.

Bohloulzade with 13.241 points stood on the third place.

Representatives of China and Russia with 13.900 and 13.500 points ranked first and second respectively.

The Iranian sports delegation consists of 49 male and female athletes competing in 17 sporting events.

Fencing, athletics, basketball threexthree girls, taekwondo, boxing, freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman, weightlifting, riding, karate, judo, swimming, sailing, rowing and canoeing, table tennis, gymnastics, shooting, football and archery are among fields of the event.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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