Now that the British are officially opposed to Qatar, Iran needs to join the anti-corruption campaign at FIFA and salvage football, said Majid Tafreshi, an international relations expert.
Iran’s vice-president for women affairs has talked in an interview about what government has done for women when it comes to presence in sporting arenas, broader representation in parliament and domestic violence.
Panahizadeh, who runs the International Department for the Iranian Wrestling Federation, becomes the first Iranian woman to serve on a United World Wrestling commission.
Iran has won the title of the 2015 Asian Men's U-23 Volleyball Championship after defeating South Korea in the final match.
The match was supposed to be a life-and-death showdown in Iran’s Premier League, but did it have anything to do with a soon-to-happen presidential trip to the northwestern city?
The story of a girl who has done great in a male-dominated sport.
An Iranian police aims to mount the Khalifa Tower in Dubai after breaking a world record of stair-climbing.
Images of an international rally competition in southern Iran.
Iran won the championship on 68 team points, after securing four gold medals, two silvers and one bronze.
An exciting jump from a plane is the only sport which can get the Iranian girl’s adrenalin flowing.