TEHRAN – The Iranian wrestlers traveled to the United Stated on Wednesday morning to take part at the 2014 Freestyle World Cup.
The World Cup, which will be held in Inglewood, California on March 15-16, will feature the top 10 men’s freestyle wrestling teams in the world.
The World Cup field will be split into two pools of five nations, with each team competing against the other four teams in its pool.
The winning teams of each pool will compete for first place; second place in each pool will compete for third place; third place in each pool will compete for fifth place; fourth place in each pool will compete for seventh place and fifth place in each pool will compete for ninth place.
Iran has been draw in Pool A along with the U.S., Turkey, Armenia, and India.
Pool B consists of Russia, Ukraine, Mongolia, Japan, and Georgia.
The most recent Freestyle World Cup was held in Tehran, Iran in February 2013, with Iran winning the team title, Russia placing second and the United States placing third.
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