The visit of the President UWW-Asia in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Ahvaz, January 25-27, 2017)

The visit of the President UWW-Asia in the Islamic Republic of Iran (Ahvaz, January 25-27, 2017)

 

The President of UWW-Asia (Asian Continental Council of the United World Wrestling) Daulet Turlykhanov, made an inspection visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran, in the framework of which the assessment of readiness the Organizing Committee  for  2018 Greco-Roman World Cup held on.
At the meeting with the President of the Iran Wrestling Federation, Mr. Rasoul Khadem, D.Turlykhanov discussed possibilities in cooperation to promote wrestling of the Asian continent, namely, to establish of the Asian Training Center in Tehran. He emphasized that  present visit is an important step for the further development and strengthening friendly established relationships, as well as further exchange of experience of Asian athletes.
During his trip, the President of UWW-Asia visited Ahvaz Airport, competition venue of the Сup, sport venue of Shahid Chamran University with a capacity of 2,000 seats, accommodation and accreditation for members of the United World Wrestling Bureau, referees and teams participants, emphasizing compliance with the international standard.
As a result of the visit, President of the Asian Continental Council of the United World Wrestling has made recommendations of need to make renovation of the sport venue, at the same time noted professional preparedness of the Iran National Federation and wide experience in staging of international wrestling competitions.
During the visit President of UWW-Asia D. Turlykhanov  visited major International Senior Greco-Roman Wrestling Tournament 2018 Takhti Cup in Bandar-Mahshahr (on January 25-26, 2018) in which 13 countries including the national team of Kazakhstan have taken part.
At this tournament Kazakhstan wrestlers won eight medals - two gold medals, two silver medals and four bronze medals.
President of UWW-Asia (Asian Continental Council of the United World Wrestling) expressed his appreciation to Iran Wrestling Federation for a warm welcome and conceptual visit.

 

 

 

 

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