Iran takes two gold medals at Karate-1 Premier League
In the Male Kumite +84 kilograms category, Grand Winner Sajad Ganzjadeh beat Ryzvan Talibov of Ukraine 7-0 in the final. Asian champion Zabiollah Poorshab won a gold medal after withdrawal of Kazakhstan’s Daniyar Yuldashev due to the injury in the final match of the Male Kumite +84. Rozita Alipour won a silver medal at the Female Kumite -61 Kg. She had to meet world champion Jovana Prekovic of Serbia in the final match but pulled out of the match due to injury. Sara Bahmanyar took a bronze, defeating Kateryna Krayva from Ukraine 4-0 in the Female Kumite -50 Kg third-place match. Aliasghar Asiabari defeated Turkey’s Erman Eltumur 3-0 in the bronze medal match of the Male Kumite -75 Kg. The last international competition was over a year ago in Salzburg in Austria, which ended on March 1. Nearly 600 countries from 72 countries took part in the competition.