Tehran, Oct 1, IRNA - Iranian athlete Akbar Karimi finished vice- champion of the 90+ kg of muytai event in South Korean World Muytai Championship Contest.
Karimi trounced his Belaruss rival in the final round of the contest on Wednesday, the final day of the competitions, in Busan, South Korea, to bag silver medal.
Karimi had in the semi-final stage knocked out a Czech muytai player to find his way to the final round.
Iran's national muytai team won a gold, four silver and six bronze medals of the competitions, standing fifth.
The Iranian sportsmen will arrive home on Thursday.
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