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Russia win Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup

Posted on Feb 21, 09:34PM | IANS

Tehran, Feb 21 : Russia claimed the Greco-Roman title at the Wrestling World Cup meet here, local media reported Thursday.

In the competitions held at Tehran's Azadi Sports Complex on Wednesday, Russia defeated Iran 5-2 in the gold medal match, Tehran Times reported.

In the bronze medal match, Turkey beat Armenia 6-1.

The World Cup 2013 freestyle tournament will be held here Thursday and Friday.