(Persia Digest) – Record holder Sepideh Tavakoli wins gold at the Asian Indoor Athletics Championships in the women’s Pentathlon, breaking her own record.
Competing in the pentathlon, Tavakoli managed to win the title and break her own record.
She won a silver medal in the long jump on the first day of the competitions and wrapped up with two gold and one silver.
This was the first and last medal won by Iranian women at the competitions which were held at the Aftab-e Enghelab Sports Center in Tehran and the fourth gold medal for Iran at the Asian Indoor Championships in track and field.
Sepideh Tavakoli has dedicated her medal to the people of Iran, her parents, and her spouse.