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Iran taekwondo star wins gold in S Korea
Tue, 03 May 2011 10:18:53 GMT
Iranian taekwondo fighter Farzad Abdollahi has put in an excellent performance at the World Taekwondo Championships in Gyeongju, South Korea, and captured the gold medal in the men's under-80 kg category.

Iran-Venezuela football friendly canceled
Mon, 02 May 2011 18:31:37 GMT
A friendly football match between Iran and Venezuela has been called off following strong opposition by Iran's newly appointed manager Carlos Queiroz.

Struggling Osasuna beats Valencia 1-0
Mon, 02 May 2011 01:34:10 GMT
Spain's relegation-threatened Osasuna has beaten Valencia 1-0 in Pampelona to climb out of the danger zone at the bottom of La Liga table.

Saba downs Teraktorsazi in Tabriz
Sun, 01 May 2011 23:02:47 GMT
Teraktorsazi has lost 2-1 to Saba in a controversial match in the last match of the 32nd week of the Iranian Premier League (IPL).

Dortmund crowned Bundesliga champion
Sat, 30 Apr 2011 17:46:05 GMT
Borussia Dortmund has won the Bundesliga title with two games to spare after beating Nuremberg 2-0 at home and seeing Bayer Leverkusen lose to Cologne.

Iran's Alamian wins table tennis gold
Sat, 30 Apr 2011 16:56:37 GMT
Iran's Noushad Alamian has won the men single's gold medal at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Pro Tour held in Luxembourg.

French Football accused of racism
Sat, 30 Apr 2011 16:18:39 GMT
The French Football Federation (FFF) has been accused of racial discrimination against Arabs and Africans in national youth training programs.

Win brings title within Sepahan's grasp
Sat, 30 Apr 2011 00:16:53 GMT
Sepahan has edged pass Naft Abadan in the 32nd week of the Iranian Premier League (IPL) to get closer to its second successive league championship.

Argentina's Messi likened to Maradona
Fri, 29 Apr 2011 06:05:26 GMT
Talented Argentine football star Lionel Messi has been compared with legend Diego Maradona following his impressive second goal against Real Madrid.

UEFA to probe Real-Barca clash
Fri, 29 Apr 2011 04:58:03 GMT
Latest fractious clash between Spanish titans Real Madrid and Barcelona has turned UEFA to launch a disciplinary inquiry into the events of the Champions League semifinal.

Sepahan, Saba tie goalless in IPL
Tue, 26 Apr 2011 03:31:50 GMT
Title defender Sepahan has played out a goalless draw against Saba in the last game of the 31st week of the Iranian Premier League (IPL).

Persepolis pummels Naft Tehran
Mon, 25 Apr 2011 00:24:11 GMT
Persepolis has thrashed Naft Tehran in the 31st week of Iran Premier League (IPL) to keep its slim chance alive for finishing among the IPL top three.

Messi sets record, Barca hits Osasuna
Sun, 24 Apr 2011 01:00:25 GMT
Argentine football star Lionel Messi has scored the 50th goal of the season as Barcelona defeated Osasuna to maintain an eight-point lead in La Liga.

Esteqlal thrashes Naft to claim 2nd spot
Sat, 23 Apr 2011 17:22:04 GMT
Esteqlal has thrashed Naft Abadan 6-2 at home to replace Zob Ahan in the second place in Iran's Premier League, closing in on IPL leader Sepahan.

Teraktor, Mes, Foulad hit IPL rivals
Sat, 23 Apr 2011 03:26:35 GMT
The 31st week of Iranian Premier League (IPL) has seen Teraktorsazi, Mes, and Foulad Khuzestan edging past their rivals.

Zobahan beats Al Rayyan in AFC League
Wed, 20 Apr 2011 05:05:31 GMT
Iranian football team Zobahan has defeated Qatari club Al Rayyan in the 2011 AFC Champions League to extend its lead on top of the Group D.

Iran runner-up in student world cup
Mon, 18 Apr 2011 13:56:52 GMT
Iran has finished runner-up in the 2011 annual World Schools Football Championship (ISF) hosted by Fortaleza, Brazil after displaying a stunning performance throughout the competition.

Iran athlete named Asia's strongest man
Sun, 17 Apr 2011 16:18:35 GMT
Iran's weightlifting champion Behdad Salimi has been crowned as the strongest man in Asia following the 2011 Asian Weightlifting Championships in China.

Sepahan beats Teraktor to remain atop
Sat, 16 Apr 2011 04:12:18 GMT
Sepahan has defeated Teraktorsazi 3-1 in the 30th week of Iran's Premier League (IPL) to extend its lead on top of the table.

Table-toppers defeated in Iran league
Sun, 10 Apr 2011 23:12:51 GMT
The top three teams of the table in the Iranian Premier League (IPL) -- Sepahan, Zob Ahan, and Esteqlal -- have been downed by their rivals.

Sepahan plans fundraiser for Japan
Sat, 09 Apr 2011 04:52:08 GMT
Iranian football club Sepahan has asked Japanese club Kawasaki Frontale to hold a charity match in order to raise funds for the victims of Japan's earthquake and tsunami.

Foulad beats Saipa 2-1 at IPL
Sat, 09 Apr 2011 04:21:08 GMT
Khuzestan-based Football club Foulad has edge passed Saipa 2-1 in the 29th week of the Iranian Premier League (IPL) to sit on the fifth spot of the table.

Esteqlal, Zobahan win in AFC league
Thu, 07 Apr 2011 00:39:07 GMT
Iran's football teams Esteqlal and Zobahan have gained victory in the 2011 AFC Champions League by beating Pukhtakor and Al Rayyon in Groups B and D.

Sepahan victorious, Reds in stalemate
Wed, 06 Apr 2011 00:05:11 GMT
Iranian champion Sepahan has blanked Qatar's Al Gharafa with two goals and Persepolis has played out a goalless draw with Uzbek club Bunyodkor in the 2011 AFC Champions League.

Queiroz signs 3-year contract with Iran
Mon, 04 Apr 2011 18:03:49 GMT
The Iranian Football Federation (IFF) has signed a three-year contract with former Portugal manager Carlos Queiroz to steer Iranian men's senior team.

Queiroz in Tehran to coach Iran's team
Mon, 04 Apr 2011 01:01:35 GMT
Former Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz has arrived in Iran for final talks to sign a contract for steering the Team Melli for the 2014 Brazil World Cup.

Tehran Blues rout Reds 1-0 in derby
Thu, 31 Mar 2011 05:48:59 GMT
Tehran's popular soccer squad Esteqlal has claimed a decisive 1-0 victory over archrival Persepolis in the capital's 70th soccer derby in the 28th week of Iran Premier League (IPL).

Torki to referee Tehran's derby
Wed, 30 Mar 2011 01:30:11 GMT
Iranian referee Mohsen Torki has been selected to judge the 70th Tehran derby between archrivals Esteqlal and Persepolis in the 28th week of Iran Premier League (IPL).

Brazilian goalie scores 100 goals
Mon, 28 Mar 2011 04:53:29 GMT
Rogerio Ceni, the Brazilian Sao Paulo Football Club goalkeeper, has scored his 100th goal during a victorious game against the Corinthians.

Busch wins at Auto Club Speedway
Sun, 27 Mar 2011 03:24:00 GMT
Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 Z-Line Designs Toyota, has won the NASCAR Nationwide Series Royal Purple 300 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California.

Sepahan beats Naft to top IPL table
Sun, 27 Mar 2011 01:36:32 GMT
The league titleholder Sepahan has blanked Naft Abadan to stand on top of the Iran Premier League (IPL) standings with 55 points.

Iran to sign Portuguese coach Queiroz
Sat, 26 Mar 2011 12:01:18 GMT
Former Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz will travel to Iran in April to sign a contract for managing the country's national football team, reports say.

Euro 2012 qualifiers back on track
Sat, 26 Mar 2011 02:26:41 GMT
Qualifying round of the 2012 European Championships have continued with the Netherlands, Italy, France, and Spain claiming away victories.

Iranian shooter takes Olympic berth
Thu, 24 Mar 2011 01:26:54 GMT
Iranian female shooter Elaheh Ahmadi has won the silver medal of the 10-meter air rifle event of the 2011 International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup to grab a spot at the London Olympic shooting competition.

Iranian wrestlers stand 2nd at worlds
Sun, 20 Mar 2011 23:09:27 GMT
The Iranian freestyle wrestling team has been defeated by its archrival Russia to finish runner-up at the 2011 Freestyle World Cup Dagestan.

Iran IPL: Blues blank Saba 2-0
Sun, 20 Mar 2011 22:25:37 GMT
Esteqlal has blanked Saba in the 27th week of the Iran Premier League (IPL) to close the gap with the league pacesetter Zob Ahan.

Iran tops group B in wrestling WC
Sat, 19 Mar 2011 13:02:33 GMT
Iran has clinched three victories on the first day of the freestyle wrestling World Cup to move closer to a final match against Russia.

Pas beats Naft Abadan in Iran's IPL
Sat, 19 Mar 2011 20:17:54 GMT
Pas of Hamedan has defeated Naft Abadan in the 27th week of the Iran Premier League (IPL) to step up from the bottom of the 18-team table.

AFC head to run for FIFA presidency
Fri, 18 Mar 2011 08:40:03 GMT
The Qatari president of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced that he would compete for the role of FIFA head later this year.

Man City, Liverpool lose Europa League
Fri, 18 Mar 2011 06:38:56 GMT
English Premier League sides Manchester City and Liverpool have been dumped out of the Europa League against Dynamo Kiev and Braga respectively.

Persepolis ends in draw at UAE's rival
Thu, 17 Mar 2011 06:00:12 GMT
Tehran's popular soccer team Persepolis has disappointed its fans by a home draw against UAE's Al Wahda in a day Iran's Zob Ahan ended in a scoreless tie against Al Shabab in Saudi Arabia.

Sepahan batters Al Jazira 5-1
Wed, 16 Mar 2011 02:43:42 GMT
The Iranian football club Sepahan has pummeled the UAE's Al Jazira in its second match in the AFC Champions League 2011, retaining its place at the top of Group A.

Esteqlal loses away match to Al Nassr
Wed, 16 Mar 2011 02:31:55 GMT
Saudi club Al Nassr fought back from behind to beat the Iranian team Esteqlal 2-1 in a Group B match of the AFC Champions League 2011.

Crisis-hit Peykan faces home defeat
Mon, 14 Mar 2011 03:02:44 GMT
Foulad of Khuzestan has blanked its crisis-hit host Peykan in the 26th week of the Iran Premier League (IPL) to sit on the sixth spot of the table.

Teraktorsazi passes Persepolis in IPL
Sun, 13 Mar 2011 02:56:01 GMT
Teraktorsazi of Tabriz has defeated Mes of Kerman in the 26th week of the Iran Premier League (IPL) to take sole possession of fourth place in the standings.

Iran women advance in Olympic qualifier
Sun, 13 Mar 2011 00:00:48 GMT
Iran has defeated Bahrain to advance to the next round of the qualifiers for the 2012 London Olympics Women's Football Tournament.

Persepolis, Shahrdari put up goose eggs
Sat, 12 Mar 2011 01:30:54 GMT
Popular football club Persepolis and Shahrdari Tabriz have played to a goalless draw in the 26th week of the Iran Premier League (IPL).

Iran, Jordan tie in Olympic qualifier
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 22:47:25 GMT
Iran and Jordan have played to a 1-1 draw in a qualifier for the 2012 London Olympics Women's Football Tournament.

Barcelona routs 10-man Arsenal
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 06:29:39 GMT
Barcelona has advanced to the quarterfinal of the Champions League after defeating 10-man Arsenal 3-1 to earn a 4-3 victory over two matches.

Chechnya loses to Brazil stars
Wed, 09 Mar 2011 03:38:14 GMT
A football team led by former Chechen rebel leader Ramzan Kadyrov has lost 6-4 in a friendly match against a Brazilian all-star team composed of 1994 World Cup winners.


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