TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Iranian southwestern city of Abadan is hosting the UWW 2017 Greco-Roman World Cup. The tournament was opened at Kowsar Stadium of the city on Wednesday where the wrestlers were weighed. The first day of wrestling opened on Thursday. So far Russia and Azerbaijan have secured their advancement to the final. The Iranian squad was defeated by the Russians 5-3 on the 2nd session on Thursday.