Latest Sports News in Iran – News and reports from international and domestic athletic competitions across the range of sports, from local stories to tournaments on the world stage.
Iran’s basketball team in Spain in quest of world glory
Iran are to take on Spain’s national basketball team in FIBA World Cup 2014.
A disabled Iranian war veteran becomes the oldest Mera Peak conqueror
A disabled Iranian was veteran becomes the oldest climber of Mera Peak in the Himalayas.
Iranian national soccer team captain Javad Nekounam summoned to court
Nekounam has three days to appear in court to answer questions about the libel charge brought against him by his former coach.
Iran Volleyball President Dedicates Victory over Brazil to Gaza People
President of Iran Volleyball Federation Mohammad Reza Davarzani dedicated victory over Brazil and advancing to the FIVB World League Final Four to people of the Gaza Strip.
2014 Volleyball World League: Iran Beat Brazil 3-1 to Advance to Semifinals
Iran thrashed Brazil in their second match in the final round of the FIVB 2014 Men's Volleyball World League group matches in Italy on Friday and bought a ticket for the semifinals as the top team of Group 1.
Iran Beats Italy in Volleyball World League
Iranˈs national volleyball team, in its second match in the fifth week of Volleyball World League, beat Italy for the second time.
President thanks Iranˈs national football team
President Hassan Rouhani in a message on Saturday night appreciated the Iranian football players and managers for their unsparing efforts against the national team of Argentina.
Queiroz: Two personalities in the game made the difference! The referee and Messi
Two-time World Cup champion, Argentina, beat Iranˈs national football team 1-0 despite Iran’s 90-minute resistance against the South Americans in a group F match at the 2014 Brazil World Cup.
Iran Defeated by Argentina after Referee Mistake against Queiroz’s Men
Two-time World Cup champions, Argentina, beat Iran's national football team 1-0 with a 90 minute goal by Lionel Messi in the two teams' second match in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil on Saturday after the referee overlooked a penalty foul on Iran's Ashkan Dejagah in the second half.
Iran Thrash Italy 3-0 in Volleyball World League
The Iranian men's national volleyball team trounced Italy 3-0 in a 2014 World League match at Tehran's Azadi Stadium on Friday.
Rouhani orders investigation of possibilities of women presence in stadium
Iran’s president has issued a directive to investigate the possibility of women’s presence in stadium.
Iran and Nigeria match in World Cup 2014
Photos of Iran and Nigeria match in World Cup 2014
Carlos Queiroz Pleased with Iran’s 0-0 Draw With Nigeria
Iran head coach Carlos Queiroz hailed his players after they opened their campaign in Group F with a gutsy goalless draw against Nigeria.
Iran and Brazil valleyball match in the World League 2014
Iran hosted two matches against Brazil in the world league at Azadi Sport Complex where they achieved one win and one loss.
2014 FIVB Volleyball World League: Iran defeated Brazil 3-2
Iran national volleyball squad once again defeated Brazil in a 2014 FIVB World League match, this time in Tehran.
Iran volleyball players rout Brazil 3-0 in 2014 World League
Iran's men volleyball team has beaten its host Brazil at 2014 World League match in Brasilia today, Saturday.
Iran Overpowered by Brazil in Volleyball World League
Several times world champions Brazil beat Iran's national volleyball team 3-2 in the 2014 World League in Brasilia on Friday.
Book to convey Iranian children’s peace message to World Cup
An Iranian book “Ice Who Fell in Love with the Sun” will be goodwill ambassador to represent Iranian children in the world cup 2014.
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz named the 24-man squad for World Cup
Iran coach Carlos Queiroz named the 24-man squad for World Cup, as Mohammad Reza Khalatbari, Sardar Azmoun and Sosha Makani are absent in his list.
FILA President Offers Sympathy over Death of Alireza Soleimani
FILA president Nenad Lalovic issued a message on Thursday offering condolence over the death of Iranian freestyle wrestler Alireza Soleimani.
Photos: Iranian Football Team’s Training Session
Iran’s national football team on Saturday held a training session in Tehran as a part of a preparation process for the FIFA 2014 World Cup competitions in Brazil.
Fencing Champ Abducted in Southeastern Iran
Iran fencing champion Hamed Sedaqati and one of his friends were abducted by outlaws in the Southeastern Sistan-and-Balouchestan province.
Iran Stands 3rd in Int’l Football, Soccer Robocup in Germany
Iranian university students shined in the 44th RoboCup German Open Competitions, and won the bronze medal in tridimensional football simulation leagues and humanoid soccer robot sections.
2014 Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup
The 32nd edition of Greco-Roman Wrestling World Cup was held in Tehran during spring 2014.
Iran becomes champion of German Int’l Taekwondo Tournament
Iran’s Taekwondo Team was crowned as the champion of German International Taekwondo Tournament, winning six gold, one silver and bronze medals.