ID : N-664 Date : 2017/11/14 - 20:23
(Persia Digest) – Kianush Rostami who won the Olympic gold medal in weightlifting has auctioned it to help the victims of the deadly earthquake in western Iran.
The athlete from Kermanshah released a statement in support of the Kermanshah victims, saying: “I, Kianush Rostami, the small son of this great nation, sleepless over this tragedy, consider it my duty to take a step, small as it is, for my compatriots who have suffered in the deadly earthquake. To do this, I have decided to auction my Rio Olympic 2016 gold medal which belongs to the same nation and dedicate the proceeds to these loved ones.”
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