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Iran's Ehsan Hadadi Wins Gold at Finland Event

19 Aug 2019, 16:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian discus thrower Ehsan Hadadi claimed a gold medal in Espoo Grand Prix 2019 in Helsinki, Finland.

- Sports news -

Hadadi won the gold with a throw of 63.72 meters Sunday night.

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.

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