Category: Iranian wrestling

Iran imposes double execution on champion wrestler for peacefully protesting regime- Update

Iranian wrestler Navid Afkari was executed this morning for political beliefs   Donald Trump, Dana White and Wrestling Leaders, Ask Iran To Overturn Navid Afkari’s Death Sentence Trump is tweeting about the situtation after talking with Dana White, Ben Askren is asking for SJW help. Will this make a difference or will Iran remain firm? […]

Iran Holds Largest-Ever National Wrestling Tournament

By Ali Feiz February 9, 2015 – 18:34 TEHRAN (February 9) – This week the Iranian Wrestling Federation held that country’s largest-ever national wrestling tournament at the Azadi Hall in Tehran. The Iranian Wrestling Federation scheduled the “2015 Open Wrestling Tournament” in three age categories (cadets, juniors and seniors) with about 2100 wrestlers competing on […]