Iranian MMA Fighter Wants to Break the Ultimate Taboo: Fighting an Israeli

‘Fighters can compete despite cultural, religious and political differences,’ says Reza Madadi, who will compete against  Source: Haaretz Reza Madadi,

Read more

Iranian Archer, Judo Champion Refuse To Return Home After Competing

Source: RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty (RFE/RL) RadioFarda A world-class Iranian archer is seeking asylum in Europe, the second athlete from Iran in recent

Read more

Medalist Gives Up Judo As Iran Forbids Competition With Israelis

Source: RadioFarda World Bronze medalist in Judo, Mohammad Mohammadi Barimanlou of Iran has decided to retire since championship he had

Read more