May 26, 2024 09:44
news| paralympic| Team Iran Concludes with 14 Medals and Two More Paris Paralympic Spots at 2024 Kobe Worlds
Iran squad grabbed 14 colourful medals at the Kobe 2024 Para Athletic World Championships.


Iran NPC, Tehran- Team Iran’s Para Athletics concluded 12th on Kobe 2024 medal table with four golds, five silvers, five bronzes and 14 medals in total at Kobe Universiade Memorial Stadium on Saturday (25 May).

The squad also added two more Paralympic quota places for the country at the events. Iran Para Athletics has already secured 18 Paralympic spots for Paris 2024 Games.

Iranian Para Athletics medalists at the 2024 Worlds includes:

GOLD Medalists:

Saeid Afrooz in Men’s Javelin F34

Yasin Khosravi in Men's Shot Put F57

Amirhossein Alipour in Men's Shot Put F11

Hajar Safarzadeh in Women’s 400m T12

SILVER Medalists

Aliasghar Javanmardi in Men's Shot Put F35

Sadegh Beit Sayah in Men’s Javelin F41

Mahdi Olad in Men's Discus Throw F11

Ali Pirouj in Men’s Javelin F13

Hashemiyeh Motaghian in Women’s Javelin F56

BRONZE Medalists:

Alireza Mokhtari in Men's Shot Put F53

Saman Pakbaz in Men's Shot Put F12

Sajad Nikparast in Men’s Javelin F13

Elham Salehi in Women’s Javelin F54

Mahdi Olad in Men's Shot Put F11

The nine-day 2024 World Para Athletics Championships in Kobe, Japan came to an end on 25 May 2024 and the US finished top of the medal table with 33 gold medals and 87 in total. Brazil (with 19 golds & 42 medals in total) and Uzbekistan also (with 7 golds & 13 overall) stood second and third places.

Source: Iran NPC
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