Mexico City 2017 Para Sport Festival has wrapped up with Iran ranking first in the men’s section, and China in the men and women’s section.
The Iranian team participated at the Paralymics with only 14 men’s teams. It bagged three gold, four silver, and one bronze medals to win the men’s title.
(Persia Digest) – In the finals of the 4th World Wrestling Clubs Cup that took place at Tehran’s Azadi Sports Complex, the Easy Pipe team from Kashan Province representing Iran won 6-4 over the Titan Mercury Club from the US to become world champions for the third time in four freestyle wrestling championships.
The Iranian Para Taekwondo team has taken home four gold and one bronze medals to win the 7th World Para Taekwondo Championships.
On the last day of the championships in Portugal, Saeid Sadeghian in the under 61kg and Ahmad Narimani in the 75kg weight category won gold medals.
Sohrab Moradi, Iranian National Weightlifting Team member, sets a new world record in the 94kg weight category after 17 years at the USA World Weightlifting Championships to become the champion with two gold clean & jerk medals and a gold snatch.
The World Cup draw for Russia 2018 took place in Moscow yesterday, placing Iran in Group B with Portugal, Spain, and Morocco. This has been dubbed as the “Group of Death” by most football experts to show how tricky it can be.
The world Wushu champion is a 35-year old Iranian who has managed to win many medals in this sport to become a world champion.
Wushu is a Chinese form of martial arts which has many fans worldwide. It has the two disciplines of taolu and sanda. It is known as the oldest martial art in the world.
The draw for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will take place in Moscow this week and the 32 qualifying teams will know who their adversaries are. The FIFA official website has introduced each team on its website, writing the following on Iran:
FIFA tweeted: “Twenty years ago today, Khodad Azizi scored one of Iran’s most memorable goals.”
It was exactly twenty years ago today when Iran made it to the World Cup in France with the most memorable game it has ever played. 29 November is the day when Iran’s Team Melli scored a last minute goal to draw 2-2 in Melbourne in front of 60 thousand spectators in the stadium.
The efforts of the Iranian Football Federation have finally yielded results and the Asian Football Confederation games committee (AFC) voted in favor of Iran hosting the games with the Saudis and the UAE.
Aly Dayi has been invited to the FIFA World Cup Trophy Final Draw a few days before the ceremony is due to take place. Ali Dayi is Iran’s best goal scorer. He is a special FIFA guest to represent Iran’s football once again, and Asia, at this famous ceremony.
The young 10-year old Iranian boy, Hossein Atayi Sangrudi from Karaj has already 16 inventions in his portfolio. Six of these are in the process of being registered. His inventions include the VTOL three-modality drones, gunboats, office furniture, miniature sprayer, multipurpose control for smart TVs, and so on.
In an interview with Persia Digest, Adib-Moghaddam said: It is imperative that Iran gets even closer to the EU, not least to keep the communication with Washington going, and to minimize misperceptions.
The German Schiller Group Concert is taking place in Tehran for the first time.
Christopher von Deylen, will be traveling to Tehran with his Group for the first time in mid-December to stage a concert at the Hall of the Ministry of the Interior over two nights on 11-12 December, at 21h30.
The Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage and Tourism Organization announced: “Tourists are no longer required to go to Iranian embassies for visas. They can apply online and travel to Iran once their application has been reviewed.”
On 13 August 2018, at 21h30, the concert titled “A song from another world” began playing in Vahdat Hall in Tehran with a band of musicians with autism and down syndrome, for an audience that included figures such as Loris Tjeknavorian and Kambiz Derambakhsh.
International Mathematical Union (IMU) named 3 May, the birthday of "Maryam Mirzakhani", the International Women's Day in Maths, on the proposal of the Women's Committee of the Iranian Mathematical Society.
A celebration was held in Tehran to celebrate polo registration by Unesco. Iran’s Cultural Heritage Organization Deputy, Mohammad-Hassan Talebian spoke about the game at the ceremony and called the registration an important global event for cultural diplomacy and peace.
RT writes that the presidents of Russia and Iran met on the sidelines of the Caspian summit in Aktau, Kazakhstan on Sunday. Vladimir Putin and Hassan Rouhani addressed ways in which world’s most acute crises, particularly in the Middle East, can be settled, the Kremlin said.