8 April 2015 - 12:27
Iran freestylers depart for US

TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – Iran national team of freestyle wrestling headed to Los Angeles this morning to attend the World Cup 2015.

After a preparation session yesterday the team departed Tehran for Moscow. The wrestlers will then fly to LA and will arrive in place two days before weight grouping session.

The members and weight classes of the team include:

57 Kg: Hassan Rahimi, Younes Sarmasti

61 Kg: Iman Sadeghi, Behnam Ehsanpour

65 Kg: Ahmad Mohammadi, Masoud Esmaeilpour

70 Kg: Hassan Yazdani

74 Kg: Morteza Reazaeighale, Peyman Yarahmadi

86 Kg: Meysam Mostafa Jokar, Alireza Karimi

97 Kg: Reza Yazdani, Mohammad Hossein Mohammadian

125 Kg: Komeyl Ghasemi, Parviz Hadi


Head Coach: Rasoul Khadem

Coaches: Mohammad Talayi, Reza Layegh, Ali Akbar Dodange, Amir Tavakollian, and Hossein Karimi

Referee: Eynollah Mohammadi


Further, the team is headed by Ali Bayat.

The free-style competitions of FILA World Cup are organized to be held in April 11-12, Los Angeles, US.



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