New Iran coach Igor Kolakovic has warned Iran’s senior players that they have no guarantee of a place in his team with the twin challenge of the 2017 FIVB World League and Asian Championship coming up this year.
Defending champion Iran rolled over Turkey, 6-2, in the bronze-medal dual of the Greco-Roman World Cup 2017 in Abadan, southwest of Iran.
At a ceremony for praising 2016 Olympic and Paralympic medallists, President Hassan Rouhani said sport brings unity, security and cultural integrity for the Iranian nation.
Two-time world champ Reza Yazdani is to undergo surgery on his right ankle in the coming days.
The International Weightlifting Federation named Kianoush Rostami 2016’s male Lifter of the Year.
Olympic gold medallist Kianoush Rostami has been dropped from Iran weightlifting national team after not participating at training.
Iranian weightlifter Kianoush Rostami has been nominated for "Jenő Boskovics Lifter of the Year Trophies for 2016”.
Iran will participate in Paris Wrestling Tournament 2017 with five representatives.
Iranian super heavyweight weightlifter Behdad Salimi says that he will never forget the memories of the 2016 Olympic Games and it’s like a nightmare.
Iranian freestyle wrestler Hassan Yazdani Cherati presented his singlet who wore in the 2016 Olympic Games to the Olympic Museum.
Iran Amateur Athletic Federation vice-president Parisa Behzadi said Leila Rajabi has not changed his mind and will not return to the national team.