The Paralympics’ tallest ever competitor Morteza Mehrzad says that Bosnia and Herzegovina will seek revenge against Iran’s sitting volleyball team.
Iran claimed the title of the IWBF Asia Oceania Zone U23 Wheelchair Basketball Championships on Saturday.
Siamand Rahman, strongest Paralympian ever, hopes to win the 2017 Laureus Sportsperson of the Year with a Disability Award.
Iran wheelchair basketball team crashed China 75-21 in the U23 Asia Oceania Zone qualifying tournament for the U23 World Championships on Wednesday.
Between 9-19 January around 230 athletes from all 22 Paralympic summer sports will be named Ones to Watch for 2017.
The first ever World Para Alpine Skiing and snowboard events will come to Iran in January, signifying the development of winter sports in the country.
Iran’s first International Skiing championship kicks off in Dizin and Darband Sar in Tehran.
Iranian powerlifter enters at No. 5 in the International Paralympic Committee’s Top 50 Moments of 2016.
One of the most iconic scenes from the Paralympic Movement this year came from the Rio 2016 Olympics Opening Ceremony, where many witnessed Iranian Para- archer Zahra Nemati lead her nation’s delegation into the Maracana Stadium.
The Iranian became her countrys first female Paralympic gold medallist in shooting.
Iranian powerlifter Siamand Rahman has been voted by the public as the Allianz Best Male Athlete of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has revealed the shortlist for the Best Female Athlete of September based on performances at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, and the public can now vote for the winner on www.Paralympic.org.
Siamand Rahman has been shortlisted for the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Allianz Athlete of the Month award for September.
Iran football 7-a-side team claimed the silver medal at the 2016 Paralympic Games on Friday.
Athletes and spectators observed a minute of silence in memory of Irans cyclist Bahman Golbarnezhad who died after crashing in a road race during the Paralympic Games, during the closing ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday.
Zahra Nemati from Iran claimed the womens individual recurve open title on Thursday.
Iranian para-archer Somayyeh Abbaspour claimed a gold medal at the Czech Target 2016/ Paralympic Qualification Tournament in the Czech Republic.
Iranian athletes won three gold medals, three silvers and one bronze at the 2nd Asian Para-Taekwondo Open Championships.