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News ID: 6684
Iran » Iran
Publish Date: 19:06 - 04 April 2015
Tehran, YJC. Iranian wrestler has remained top-ranked wrestler of the Greco-Roman style.

Iranian wrestler Hamid Souryan preserved his position in March as the best Greco-Roman wrestler in class 59 kg.

The news was confirmed in rankings issued by the United World Wrestling on Friday.

Souryan rose to the title of Iran's most-decorated wrestler in 2014.

The United World Wrestling’s latest ranking is as follows:

1. Hamid SORYAN (IRI) – World No.1 (1)

2. Mingiyan SEMENOV (RUS) – World No.2 (2)

3. Elmurat TASMURADOV (UZB) – World No.3 (3)

4. Stig Andre BERGE (NOR) – Hungarian GP No.3 (4)

5. Ivo ANGELOV (BUL) – Schultz Memorial No.1 (7)

6. Aleksandar KOSTADINOV (BUL) – Schultz Memorial No.2 (8)

7. Shinobu OTA (JPN) – Hungarian GP No.1 (not ranked)

8. Kohei HASEGAWA (JPN) – Asian Games No.1 (5)

9. YUN Won-Chol (PRK) – Asian Games No.2 (6)

10. Victor CIOBANU (MDA) – European U23s No.1 (nr)

11. Ismael BORRERO MOLINA (CUB) – Granma Cup No.3 (9)

12. Spenser MANGO (USA) – Hungarian GP No.2 (12)

13. Almat KEBISPAYEV (KAZ) – Hungarian GP No.3 (15)

14. Taleh MAMMADOV (AZE) – Takhti Cup No.1 (13)

15. Tarik BELMADANI (FRA) – Paris GP No.1 (16)

16. Hatham Mahmoud FAHMY (EGY) – World Military No.1 (11)

17. Zaur KABALOEV (RUS) – European U23s No.2 (nr)

18. Maksim KAZHARSKI (BLR) - Zagreb Open No.1 (20)

19. Kenichiro FUMITA (JPN) – Hungarian GP No.7 (nr)

20. Maikel ANACHE LAMOTH (CUB) – Granma Cup No.1 (17)

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