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Iranian taekwondoka bags gold Brazil tournament

Tehran, Iranian taekwondo fighter Amir Mohammad Bakhshi in the weight category of 68 kg received a gold medal in the 24th World Military Championship (WMC) which is underway in Rio de Janeiro.

Bakhshi defeated rivals from Cameron and Canada.

In semifinal match he overpowered Brazilian taekwondoka and advanced to the final stage.

In final stage he hit Bulgaria and ranked first.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA

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