The taekwondo links between Afghanistan and Iran look set to be strengthened after a meeting between the two nations.
An audio file has been published purportedly of Iran Judo Federation President Arash Miresmaeili instructing the coach of Saeid Mollaei to inform the judoka to lose a contest to avoid facing an Israeli opponent.
Asian Games success shows Iran's ability to lead International Kabaddi Federation, says Presidential hopeful Averseji
International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) vice-president Abbas Averseji of Iran believes the country has the potential to be at the forefront of the sport ahead of next year’s Asian Games as he looks to launch a bid to become the organisation’s new leader.
Three golds on the final day of the World Para Powerlifting World Cup in Bangkok saw Iran overtake the hosts to finish top of the medal table, although Thailand, in what was their first home World Cup, won the team trophy by a single point.
Turkey challenges Thai hosts for lead in World Para Powerlifting World Cup as Iran’s Rostami sets world record
Hosts Thailand maintained a narrow overall lead in their first home World Para Powerlifting World Cup after a second day of competition in Bangkok highlighted by a world record from Iran’s Roohallah Rostami.
Hadi Saei, Iran's most successful Olympian, has stepped down from his role as technical director of the Islamic Republic of Iran Taekwondo Federation.
Iran and hosts Kazakhstan both claimed two more gold medals in the men's freestyle wrestling as the United World Wrestling (UWW) 2021 Asian Wrestling Championships in Almaty came to a close today.
Iran's men's national football team hit a new high at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, narrowly missing the knockout rounds of the competition.
Iran's two-time Asian Games champion Farhad Ghaemi has retired from international volleyball.
The Iran Judo Federation breached the Olympic Charter by instructing Saeid Mollaei to withdraw to avoid facing an opponent from Israel at the 2019 World Championships, according to the full Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) decision in the case.
Azizi Khadem has been voted President of the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) after the governing body held its long-awaited election.
The head coach of Iran's Paralympic taekwondo team says Tokyo 2020-qualifed athletes Mahdi Pourrahnama and Asghar Azizi are training well despite challenges posed by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Two-time World Taekwondo Championships medallist Armin Hadipour has suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) - but still plans to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Iranian squash players are set to receive equipment from the National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran (NOCIR) in a bid to grow the sport in the country.
Iranian Chef de Mission Hadi Rezaei has spoken of his intention to send 50 athletes to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games - more than half the size of the delegation that competed at Rio 2016.