Iran’s Pirouj takes silver at javelin in Paralympics 2020

September 2, 2021 - 17:54

TEHRAN – Iran javelin thrower Ali Pirouj claimed a silver medal in the 2020 Paralympic Games on Thursday.

He finished in second place in the men’s javelin F12 with a throw of 64.30 meters.

Briton Daniel Pembroke won the gold medal with 69.52 meters and also set a new Paralympics record.

The bronze medal went to Spain’s Hector Cabrera Llacer who threw 61.13 meters.

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