2021-September-18 12:17
2021-August-29  17:35

Iran Wins 2 Gold Medals in Judo of Tokyo 2020 Paralympics

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's National Team judokas, Vahid Noori and Mohammadreza Kheirollahzadeh, won gold medals at Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.

Noori stood first in men's -90 kg after defeating his British rival powerfully.

He has also a gold medal from Asian Para Games 2018 in Jakrata, Indonesia, in his record.

Noori is the second in men's -97 kg world ranking.

In the final match of men’s +100kg category on Sunday, Kheirollahzadeh also defeated Revaz Chikoidze of Georgia to win the third gold medal of Iran in the Games.

The latest gold medals improved Iran’s rank in the medals table. The Iranian delegation now stands 16th in the table with three gold and four silver medals.