Tehran, Sept 24, IRNA-Ali-Asghar Sha'bani from Iran grabbed the glittering gold of the san shou event of the third World Wushu Stars in Xian, capital of Shaanxi Province in central China, Saturday night.
The Iranian sensation, who had upset all rivals on his way to the -90 kg final showdown, got the better of his Romanian opponent to lift the title.
Iran is also eagerly waiting for the -80 kg final Sunday afternoon when Eslam Qorbani takes on Russia's representative.
Salman Torki and Razieh Tahmasbi Saturday handed Iran two bronze medals in men's -52 kg and women's -56 kg respectively.
Sixty-one players are representing 20 countries in the 11 weight categories of the prestigious sporting event.
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