China were the biggest winners as action began today at the World Taekwondo President's Cup for Asia region on Kish Island in Iran.
Sohrab Moradi, one of the world's best weightlifters who was seen as a strong favourite to win a second Olympic gold medal next year, is likely to miss Tokyo 2020 because of a serious back injury suffered in training this week.
Iran has chosen Hadi Rezaei as its Chef de Mission for next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo, it has been announced.
Iran's new National Sports, Olympic and Paralympic Museum is due to open to the public.
Iran and Japan will face each other in the semi-finals of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup after both teams came through their last-eight ties today in the United Arab Emirates.
Vietnam booked their place in their second consecutive Asian Cup quarter-final as they beat Jordan on penalties in the United Arab Emirates.
Two-time champions South Korea secured a 1-0 win over tournament debutants the Philippines as Group C action begun today at the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Taekwondo Federation has announced the appointment of Vahid Abdollahi to their senior coaching set-up.
Decision to play Italian Super Cup in Saudi Arabia branded "disgusting" due to restrictions on female fans
Italy's Interior Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini has branded the decision to hold the Italian Super Cup match in Saudi Arabia as "disgusting" due to the country's ban on women attending football games unaccompanied.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Taekwondo Federation has appointed a new general secretary on an interim basis.
Mahmoud Khosravi Wafa has been re-elected as the President of the National Paralympic Committee of Iran (NPC Iran) on a four-year term.
Officials from the Croatian and Iranian Olympic Committees have held talks over potential cooperation in various sports.
Iran thrashed Australia 7-0 today to win the International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) Asia-Oceania Championships on home soil.
Hosts Iran join Australia at top in International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football Asia-Oceania Championships
Hosts Iran and Thailand, despite having their captain sent off, earned wins today at the inaugural International Federation of Cerebral Palsy Football (IFCPF) Asia-Oceania Championships on the island of Kish.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Wrestling Federation (IRIWF) has named Gholamreza Mohammadi and Mohammad Bana as the new head coaches of its freestyle and Greco-Roman teams respectively.