Iran has identified Mansour Pourmirzaei as the country's best hope to fill the void replaced by late powerlifting icon Siamand Rahman.
A giant bust of the late two-time Paralympic powerlifting champion Siamand Rahman has been unveiled in his hometown of Oshnavieh in Iran.
Tributes have been paid to the two-time Paralympic powerlifting champion Siamand Rahman, who has died from a heart attack aged 31.
Powerlifting world record holder Siamand Rahman has been unveiled as the fifth and final star of a visual campaign promoting next year's Paralympic Games in Tokyo.
China’s Deng Xuemei broke her own Asian record on her way to winning the women’s over-86 kilograms title at the World Para Powerlifting Championships in Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan.
Iran’s Siamand Rahman will be among the star names competing at the World Para Powerlifting Championships in Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan, where action is due to begin tomorrow.