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Iranian wrestler grabs gold in Hungary Champs

Tehran Iranian Greco-Roman wrestler Ali Akbar Yusefi in the weight category of 130 kg received a gold medal in the U23 Senior World Championships held in Budapest, Hungary.

Yusefi defeated Finland 3-0 in the second round.

In the third round and in the quarter-finals stage, he hit Germany 3-2 and advanced to semi-final match.

After defeating Turkish rival in semi-final match, Iranian fighter entered final stage.

Earlier, Meysam Delkhani received gold medal of 63 kg category.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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