NewsCode : 188501 | Date: 6/18/2017 | Time: 3:36 PM | Service: Politics - Sport

Iranian fencer 2nd in Asia

A fencer from Gilan Province, northern Iran, has come second in Asia.

Gilan Province Sport and Youth Office Public Relations announced that Mohammad Rahbari defeated rivals in eight matches to enter the final but was defeated by his final rival.

He added that in the women’s section, Faezeh Rafiee could enter round 32 but was defeated and removed from the table.

In these matches, 100 athletes from 18 countries are competing in Hong Kong.