News ID: 69505
Date: 20 August 2019 - 21:16
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi has claimed a gold medal in Espoo Grand Prix 2019 in Helsinki, Finland.
Hadadi won the gold with a throw of 63.72 meters.
Chinese athletes Nuermaimaiti Tulake and Abuduaini Tuergong won silver and bronze medals with 58.12m and 58.08m, respectively.
Hadadi competed and won a silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics with a 68.18 m throw, becoming the first Iranian discus thrower to win a medal at Olympics.
******Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi