ID : N-818 Date : 2017/12/11 - 11:43
(Persia Digest) – Iranian athletes have bagged gold at the 10th Asian Airgun Championships in Japan.
The 10th Asian Airgun Championships are in Japan was inaugurated on 8 December 2017 in Wako-Saitama, Japan, in the men’s and women’s categories, in the three age groups of senior, junior, and youth events.
Members of Iran’s girls’ team, Fatemeh Ghodrat-Elahi with 386 points, Haniey Rostamian 383 points, and Seyedeh Shirin Mortazavi with 375 points, ranked first in the Asian Airgun Championships. India and S Korea ranked second and third respectively.
Iran’s 12-member team also took silver in the youth category. Amir-Siavash Zolfaghari also won the junior category Olympics placement.
The Asian Airgun Championships and Junior Olympics qualification games were attended by 407 athletes from 27 Asian countries.
Iran’s Junior Girls’ Team were also the runners up at the Championships.