Following the cancellation of the friendly games between Iran and Greece and the statement issued by the Iranian Football Federation suspending their relations, the Greek Federation has now issued its own statement.
Iranian woman futsal player, Sara Shirbegi, is now the top scorer of AFC Futsal Championships. She says: “After winning the women’s AFC Futsal Championships, it is now clear to everyone that the more women’s sports are supported the better the results will be and women can create marvels in international games.”
In its second match at the Volleyball Nations League, Iran’s team took on Australia to win 3-0. The games were held in Rouen, France. Iran’s national team won in three straight sets 25-23, 25-23, 25-21.
Iran Coin House has minted a 2018 FIFA World Cup coin for Iran’s presence at the games. 1009 Gold medal coins have the world cup design on them for Iran’s fifth presence at the games. An Iranian football legend can be seen on the back of the coin kicking a ball.
Following a one-year ban from competing at the Greco-Roman wrestling games, the gold medalist of the 2011 Istanbul World Championships and bronze medalist of the 2016 Rio Olympics has now stepped into the world of UFC boxing.
Former Iranian freestyle world wrestling champion, Mansour Mahdizadeh has been placed in the WWE Hall of Fame. The World Wrestling Federation has written to Iran’s Wrestling Federation to inform them that Mansour Mahdizadeh is now part of the Hall of Fame. He has three gold and one bronze world medals and an Asian Games gold medal. He ranked fourth at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics.
The Iranian U-21 women’s karate team has claimed the Asian championships title with 4 medals, while, the Iranian women’s futsal team also became champions of the 2018 AFC Women's Futsal Championship in Thailand.
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.