November 17, 2018 13:43
News ID: 3399

(Persia Digest) – Iran’s powerlifting team have become the runners-up at the 2018 International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) Powerlifting and Bench Press World Championships in Luxor, Egypt, with five gold and 2 bronze medals.

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The 13th edition of the competitions came to a close with Iran and Ukraine taking five gold medals each. But the opponent’s silver medal beat Iran’s bronze to make them the runners-up.

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In the Bench Press, Iran stood 3rd after Ukraine. The championships which started on 15 November wrapped up today.

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