IR Iran Men’s Sitting Volleyball

IR Iran Men’s Sitting Volleyball

Iran’s Men’s Sitting Volleyball Team made its debut in 1980 with some war veterans and athletes with impairment. Eight years from their first international appearance, Team Iran picked up the first Paralympic gold at Seoul 1988 and started gold medal winning streak at the Paralympics.

Ranked atop over the past three decades as the most decorated team in sitting volleyball, Iran’s star-studded team remained unrivaled during 9 Paralympic appearances with 7 gold and 2 silver medals out of 9 Paralympic appearances.

 

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Paralympic appearances and medals: 
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
London 2012 Paralympic Games – Silver medal
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
Athens 2004 Paralympic Games – Silver medal
Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
Atlanta 1996 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
Barcelona 1992 Paralympic Games – Gold medal
Seoul 1988 Paralympic Games – Gold medal