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Iran’s hosting 2019 wrestling World Cup almost certain

Tehran, Secretary of Iran Wrestling Federation announced on Friday that Iran's hosting 2019 Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup is almost certain.

Iran and Russia are the nominees for 2019 World Cup, Reza Layegh said.

'We are quite ready for hosting,' said Layegh, adding that the representative of the United World Wrestling has also verified Iran's facilities.

Russia's hosting freestyle wrestling has not been registered in UWW calendar, he added.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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