TEHRAN, Sept. 18 (Mehr News Agency) - Saman Tahmasbi and Qassem Rezaii took bronze medals at the world Greco-Roman wrestling tournament in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, Tuesday.
In 84kg, Tahmasbi beat South Korea's Kim in the bronze battle.
In 96kg, Rezaii overcame his Japanese opponent 5-0 to add another bronze to Iran's asset.
Iran grabbed the 55kg gold medal Monday as Hamid Surian stood top for the third consecutive time.
According to the federation, the following eight weightlifters will represent the country in the prestigious event:
77kg: Mohammad-Ali Falahatinejad, Sohrab Moradi
85kg: Shahruz Qorbani, Mohammad Sarlak
105kg: Mohsen Biranvand, Morteza Shahmohammadi
+105kg: Rashid Sharifi, Mohammad Salehi
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