Iran NPC, Tehran: A total of four Judokas will
represent Team Iran at the 2023 Birmingham IBSA World Championships. Here is the list of VI men selected for
the event, starting on 23 Aug. at the Sport Hall of Birmingham University of Sport
Seyed Meisam Banitaba, Vahid Nouri, Vahid
Jeddi, Mousa Gholami.
The squad will be led by Head coach
Mohammadreza Haji Yousefzadeh and Assistant Coaches Farhad Mabi.
Iran’s Judo squad has recently topped
the podium at the 2023 Astana IBSA Judo Asian Championships (in April).
The schedule's overview:
With the 2024 Paris Paralympic Games one year away, all the best VI Judokas from around the world are to compete on Birmingham stage from 20-27 Aug.
According to IBSA, the VI Judokas’ classification is
scheduled to take place on Aug. 20th and also Pre-Games training session, judogi
pre-control, technical meetings (referees & coaches) and official weigh-in
are set to be done during the first two days.
The draw will be held online Tuesday,
on 22 Aug. (20:00pm)
Judokas will be on mat from August 23 to 25, 2023.