Iran’s Kurash team runner up in Uzbekistan champs
Tehran, � Iranian Kurash team ranked 2nd in the international kurash championships held in Uzbekistan.
Iranian squad received a gold, two silver and one bronze medals.
The event was held with the attendance of 7 male weights and 8 female weights.
The first position will be granted $3,000, the second one $2,000 and the third ranking will be given $1,000.
Kurash refers to a number of folk wrestling styles practiced in Central Asia.
Kurash wrestlers use towels to hold their opponents, and their goal is to throw their opponents off the feet.
Source: Islamic Republic News Agency IRNA