|▲ © Sari 2017 action (WTU)
By Pau Aguilar of Spain
13-14 April 2017, G-1 category event, Sari, Iran
The 7th edition of the Asian Clubs Championships was held between April 13th and 14th 2017 in Sari, Iran.
Shahrdari Varamin won the overall title, while Shohadaye Modafe Haram of Sari got the second place of the competition.
The following teams participated in the mentioned championships (G-1): Shahrdari Varamin, Moghavemat, Shohadaye Modafe Haram of Sari -all 3 from Iran- and Oman, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iraq, which all competed in 5 weight categories.
The 4 teams that managed to reach the Semifinals after the group stage matches were Shahrdari Varamin, Moghavemat, Shohadayemodafe Haram of Sari and Oman.
Then, Shahrdari Varamin and Shohadaye Modafe Haram of Sari qualified for final and at the end of the day Shahrdari became the new champion of the event, with Shohadaye Modafe Haram of Sari having to content with the second place. Moghavemat got the third place without having to fight, as Oman did not take part in the contests because its players were injured.
Shahrdari Varamin (IRI) 4 – Pakistan 1
Iraq (Police) 1 – Oman 4
Shahrdari Varamin (IRI) 3 – Oman 2
Pakistan 1 – Iraq (Police) 2
Oman 3 – Pakistan 2
Shahrdari Modafe Haram Sari (IRI) 5 – Afghanistan (Aryana) 0
Moghavemat (IRI) 3 – Iraq (Electric) 0
Shohaday Modafe Haram Sari 3 – Moghavemat (IRI) 4
Iraq (Electric) 3 – Afghanistan (Aryana) 2
Shahrdari Varamin (IRI) – Shahrdari Modafe Haram Sari (IRI)
Men’s -54 kg:
Abolfazl Ghashghaei 10 – Mehdi Mahmoudi 13
Men’s -63 kg:
Aryan Mohammadi 19 – Alireza Khalili 5
Men’s -72 kg:
Mehdi Jalaly 18 – Ehsan Amini 11
Men’s -82 kg:
Alireza Darvishpour 5 – Erfan Heydari 3
Men’s +82 kg:
Hossein Ghorbanzadeh4 – Mohammad Khaksar 0