Olympic wrestling: Iran’s Soryan Reihanpour wins gold

August 6th, 2012 - 3:15 am ICT by IANS  

London, Aug 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iranian wrestler Hamid Mohammad Soryan Reinhanpour won gold in the men’s 55 kg Greco-Roman class Sunday, beating his Azerbaijani opponent Rovshan Bayramov in the final.

Soryan Reihanpour won 3-0 to wrap up the match at the end of the second period.

Earlier, Russian wrestler Mingiyan Semenov won bronze, beating Choi Gyujin of South Korea 3-1.

The second bronze went to Hungary’s Peter Modos, who beat Haakan Erik Nyblom of Denmark 3-1.

–IANS/RIA Novosti
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