TEHRAN, 6 March (BelTA - IRNA). - The 79kg Iranian freestyle athlete beat his American competitor in the final of 2023 Bulgaria Cup to win the games' gold medal of that weight.
The bronze and first four weights' competitions of the freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling of Dan Kolov International Championship are being held in Sofia, Bulgaria tonight.
In 79kg, Iran's Mostafa Qiasi gained a rest lost for his first match, and in his second match won the game versus Chaba Vida from Hungary 13-8. He also won the quarter final match against his competitor Akhsrbek Gulayev from Slovakia 10-2 to reach the semifinal match.
Qiasi also won the semifinal of the 79kg wrestling versus Safar Sari from turkey to reach the final.
The Iranian athlete was faced with Devin Scotza from the United States, whom he also beat 9-2 to win the gold medal of the championship.