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Iranian wrestling team to travel to U.S. for exhibition match in New York


Source: Tehran Times

The Iranian freestyle team will leave Tehran on May 11 to participate in an exhibition match in New York's Times Square. The United States Wrestling Federation has said that a dual meet will be held on May 16.

Photos: Iran overpowers US freestyle wrestling team 6-1 at World Cup in Tehran

Iran beat the U.S. 6-1 at the sold-out Azadi Sports Complex, in the 2013 Freestyle Wrestling World Cup held in Tehran in February.

Last year, the U.S. wrestling team defeated Russia 4-3 in a dual meet in New York's Times Square.

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejadd poses with the American wrestlers in Tehran
See more photos here: Iran wins Freestyle Wrestling World Cup 2013 title

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