Iranian wrestlers win three medals at Grand Prix Zagreb Open

February 11, 2019

TEHRAN – Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers claimed three medals at the Grand Prix Zagreb Open.

The competition, the penultimate round of this year's first UWW Ranking Series event in Greco-Roman, was held at the Dom Sportova Arena in Zagreb, Croatia.

Pouya Dadmarz seized a gold medal at the 55kg final after defeating Turkey’s Ekrem Ozturk 2-1.

Milad Rezanejhad won a silver at the 60kg, being defeated by two-time junior world champion Kerem Kamal from Turkey 9-3.

Mohammad Naghousi also claimed a bronze medal by beating Romanian Ilie Cojocari 5-4 at the at 77kg.

The next Greco-Roman Ranking Series event will be the Hungarian Grand Prix-Polyák Imre Memorial to conclude the season.

Competition will be held in Györ on February 23 and 24.

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