Asian Olympic Qualifying: Geraei, Saravi Take Gold Medals
- April, 10, 2021 - 08:08
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers Mohammad Reza Geraei and Mohammad Hadi Saravi snatched two gold medals at the Asian Olympic qualifying tournament in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Friday.
Geraei defeated veteran Korean wrestler Hansu Ryu in a 9-0 technical fall in the 67kg final.
Saravi also won a gold medal at 97kg, beating Uzur Dzhuzupbekov from Kyrgyzstan 10-0 in the final match.
Both Iranian wrestlers had qualified for Tokyo Olympic Games with victories in the semifinals.