The Iranian player beat his Malaysian rival 4-2 in the third weight semifinal but lost to the South Korean finalist 5-6, snatching silver.
Hadi Khamseh and Reza Nazari of Iran Monday finished runner-up in the fifth and eight weights respectively.
Khamseh, who has crushed a British semifinalist 14-7, was narrowly beaten 5-6 by a home player in the final.
Nazari lost to his South Korean opponent in the final 5-6.
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