Dazzling performance of Iran Wushu team in the World Games Cali 2013/
four athletes, four Gold medals
Iran Sanda team could beat its components and add three more gold medals
to yesterday gold medal which has been taken by Farshad Arabi in Taolu events.
Iran national Wushu team took participates in the world Games Cali with
four athletes, three of them attended in Sanda events and one in Taolu.
Mohsen Mohammad Seifi the Sanda athlete in 65 kg, could beat his component
from France in final match in two rounds and received gold medal.
Javad Aghayi other athlete in Sanda event triumph against the high performer
athlete and ex world champion from China in the final match and got the third
gold medal for Iran Wushu team.
The last athlete Hamidreza Gholipour in 85 kg, had though competition
with Russia representative in the final game and could beat him in two rounds
and achieved the gold medal.
Hossein Ojaghi who was the head coach of Iran national team previously
acting as a technical director in Iran Wushu teams and it was his first
experience as team head coach, which with these four gold medals could add great
achievement to his sport career as a coach.
With these result Iranian Wushu team one more time shows its power to
The official website of the Games, highlighted the Wushu sport attendance
in this version and mentioned :” Wushu, is a matter of style. Not only as a
millennial martial art, but because of the elegance of its participants, who
wear spectacular clothes. Wushu participants are always
noticed. They all walk dressed in silk, with colors, sequins and glitter, as in
a Calvin Klein or Karl Lagerfeld fashion show in Milan or Paris. Of course, all
this, without losing the Chinese or Ancient East cultural traditions. Even, the
judges move playfully, on a martial line. ”