Judo in Iran

Judo in Iran was mainly promoted by the great results of Arash Miresmaeili. He was double World Champion in 2001 and 2003 and won bronze in 2005 and 2007. Arash Miresmaeili pulled back from the 2004 Olympic Games as a hero. Iranian judoka Sayed Mahmoud Miran won bronze at the Worlds in 2001 and was 5th at the Olympic Games in 2004. Also Masoud Haji Akhound Zade, Ali Malootmat and Mohamed Reza Rodaki finished fifth at Olympic level. In 2016 judo Iran had Alireza Khojasteh, Saeid Mollaei and Javad Mahjoub at the Olympic Games in Rio. Judoka Mahjoub won the only Grand Slam for Iran, in 2013 the IJF Grand Slam in Moscow.

Judo legends B S G

  • Arash Miresmaeili
  • 425
  • Sayed Mahmoud Miran
  • 962
  • Mohamed Reza Rodaki
  • 142
  • Masoud Haji Akhound Zade
  • 213
  • Kazem Sarikhani
  • 211

Arash Miresmaeili - Super star

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Saeid Mollaei
  • 110
  • Javad Mahjoub
  • 110
  • Alireza Khojasteh
  • 010

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
International Fajr Cup TeheranITTeheran21 Jun 2007
West Asian Games TeheranWAsGTeheran23 Nov 1997

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Saeid Taheri25 Mar 199720 years
Mamoud Khosravi Nejad25 Mar 198037 years
Mehdi Fathipoorardal26 Mar 199621 years
Alireza Khojasteh28 Mar 199720 years
Iman Nik Eghbal29 Mar 199621 years

Partners

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Result City Date
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016
1Prague2016
2Vienna2015